Contador locks up Tour title in next-to-last stage
Alberto Contador of Spain, Francesco Reda of Italy, and Samuel Sanchez of Spain, left to right, speed down Port de Bales pass during the 15th stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 187.5 kilometers (116.5 miles) with start in Pamiers and finish in Bagneres-de-Luchon, Pyrenees region, France, Monday, July 19, 2010. (AP Photo/Bas Czerwinski)
July 24, 2010 2:15:40 PM PDT
By JAMEY KEATEN Associated Press Writer
PAUILLAC, France (AP) - July 24, 2010 --
Wiping away tears, Alberto Contador is ready for the champagne to flow.