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Basso focused on being Contador's super domestique in Giro-Tour double

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Ivan Basso meets with his 2015 team Tinkoff-Saxo at a pre-season camp

Ivan Basso meets with his 2015 team Tinkoff-Saxo at a pre-season camp
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Ivan Basso during a core exercise.

Ivan Basso during a core exercise.
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Ivan Basso (Cannondale) had another chance to practice his english.

Ivan Basso (Cannondale) had another chance to practice his english.
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 Ivan Basso (Cannondale)

Ivan Basso (Cannondale)
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Ivan Basso has put aside any talk of retirement and told Cyclingnews that he can be Alberto Contador’s super domestique in the Spaniard’s quest to win the Giro d’Italia and Tour de France double.