July 25th, 2010
12:18 PM ET

Spaniard Contador wins Tour de France

Alberto Contador, of Spain, was crowned Tour de France champion for the third time on Sunday as Brit Mark Cavendish won the final stage of cycling's premier event.

Contador enjoyed the customary winner's cruise into the Champs-Elysees in Paris after taking a 39-second lead over Andy Schleck in the time trials Saturday, traditionally decisive penultimate stage of the Tour. Russia's Denis Menchov was third overall. See the FULL STORY

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