Movistar yet to decide who is leading the team at the Vuelta a España

Spanish team ready to let the race decide which of Nairo Quintana and Alejandro Valverde will take up the leadership role at the Vuelta, with both riders eyeing victory

Alejandro Valverde leads Nairo Quintana up a mountain in the Tour de France (Watson)

Team Movistar says that it has two overall leaders for now in the Vuelta a España: Nairo Quintana and Alejandro Valverde, second and third in the Tour de France behind Chris Froome. A decision on who will take control is expected soon, with the younger Quintana likely to take the reins of the Spanish team.

They already faced their first test on Sunday's stage two in Caminito del Rey, where Quintana attacked immediately and Valverde, hoping to win the stage, faded. Valverde would not speak after the stage, but Quintana underlined his Vuelta aims.

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