'We have come together': Vuelta a España riders release statement addressing protest

Riders briefly held up the start of stage 11 after the three-second rule wasn't applied on stage 10

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The riders of the Vuelta a España have released a statement addressing the protest that took place before the start of stage 11.

The peloton, led by Chris Froome, briefly held up the start of the stage, entering into a discussion with race director Javier Guillén and demanding the situation be resolved before they started racing.

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