Tour de France winner Alberto Contador ended his 2010 season with victory in the Castillon-la-Bataille criterium on Tuesday.
February: Volta ao Algarve, 1st overall
March: Paris-Nice, 1st overall
April: Castilla y Leon, 1st overall
April: Fléche Wallonne, 3rd
June: Criterium du Dauphiné Libéré, 2nd overall, 2 stage wins and points jersey
July: Tour de France, 1st overall
Contador finished ahead of Quick Step’s Sylvain Chavanel and BBox’s Pierrick Fedrigo. Both French riders won stages on the July 3-25 race.
Contador was racing for the final time for Astana. The 27-year-old Spaniard has signed a two-year deal with Saxo Bank-Sungard.
“Now all I want to do is relax, while keeping up my form,” said Contador.