1. Home » News » Road » Contador issues statement on suspension, plans news conference

Contador issues statement on suspension, plans news conference

Alberto Contador issued the following statement through his spokesperson Wednesday, after being notified that the Spanish federation had proposed one-year band for a positive doping result at the 2010 Tour de France.

“Alberto Contador has received today a notification of one year ban proposal by the Competition Committee of the Spanish Federation.

“Therefore, together with Bjarne Riis (director of his team Saxo Bank), a Press Conference will be held next Friday, January 28, at 16:00 hours (1500GMT), at the Hotel Son Net in Palma de Mallorca, to express their opinion about this case.”