Contador, Astana Number One in UCI Rankings


Alberto Contador and his team, Astana, are now ranked number one in the UCI world standings, VeloNews reports. Contador has 527 points, followed by Alejandro Valverde with 483 points and Samuel Sánchez with 357 points. Astana has 1,100 points, Caisse d’Epargne has 1,048, and Columbia-HTC has 957 points. 

Watch Contador in the Tour de France, above.

–Aileen Torres