Contador aiming for repeat of 2008 triumph at the Giro d’Italia

Alberto Contador (Saxo Bank-SunGard) has insisted that his decision to ride the Giro d’Italia has not been influenced by the possibility that he might be forced to forgo the Tour de France.

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