Sunday March 12th, 2017

Stage 8Nice / Nice

Start 13h55 (Local time)

Alberto Contador: "Glad to have been part of it"

interview12.03.2017Stage 8- Nice / Nice

"There was still a little bit missing. It's really a shame. I attacked from afar but it was a little long before the finish line. But I'm happy. The sensations are good. It was a beautiful race and I'm glad to have played a part in that. I didn't win but I'm glad. That's the way I am. I have to try something. I can't be content with sitting back. I have to take risks on the flat, in the climbs and in the descents."

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