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Vuelta a España
Local hero Contador secures third Tour of Spain title

SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA Spain (Reuters) - Local favorite Alberto Contador wrapped up his third Tour of Spain triumph when he comfortably held on to his overall lead in the final stage time trial in a rain-soaked Santiago de Compostela on Sunday. Tinkoff-Saxo rider Contador, who also won the Vuelta in 2008 and 2012, effectively secured victory when he left closest rival Chris Froome trailing to win Saturday's penultimate stage and he was careful to avoid any mishap on the slippery roads in the north-western city of Santiago. Briton Froome of Team Sky finished second overall, one minute and 10 seconds behind Contador, and another Spaniard, Alejandro Valverde of Movistar, was third, one...