Contador says the hardest days are still to come

Alberto Contador, Tour de France 2009, stage 15

Two years ago Alberto Contador inherited the yellow jersey at 11pm at night when his team manager Johan Bruyneel at Discovery Channel woke him to tell him that Michael Rasmussen had been kicked out of the race.

But as the Spaniard confirmed in his stage winner's press conference after his victory at Verbiers, he preferred moving in to the yellow jersey by attacking.

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