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Award for Contador

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Cycling News
Published:
August 12, 2007, 1:00 BST,
Updated:
April 20, 2009, 22:37 BST
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First Edition Cycling News for August 12, 2007

By Monika Prell Tour winner Alberto Contador will be awarded by the Superiour Council of Sports,...

By Monika Prell

Tour winner Alberto Contador will be awarded by the Superiour Council of Sports, according to Marca. Jaime Lissavezky, the Sports secretary of the State, confirmed that the 24-years old will receive the gold medal of sporting achievement. He communicated the news to Contador in an interview they made before Contador's press conference on Friday, where the young Spaniard insisted that he never had doped.

With the reception of this award. Contador will form part of the Royal Orden of Sportive earnings, like all Spanish Tour winners before him.

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