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Contador headlines Saxo-Tinkoff's Tour team

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Former two-time champion Alberto Contador of Spain will headline the Saxo-Tinkoff team at the Tour de France which starts on June 29, the outfit announced on Wednesday. 

Alberto Contador (front) rides from Sisteron to Risoul on June 9 in the last stage of Dauphine Criterium. The two-time Tour de France champion will headline the Saxo-Tinkoff team in this year's tour starting on June 29, the team says.

The Spaniard was champion in 2007 and 2009 but was stripped of a third victory in the "Grande Boucle" in 2010 for doping.

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