Obviously pleading with God to make it stop isn't working:
"I'd have preferred unanimity but we got a majority," Boyer said.
UCI President Pat McQuaid jumped on the division between the teams and responded: "We'll wait for Sunday. If the teams voted with a majority it means some teams weren't in favour and so they're being forced to break the UCI rules. Wait and see."
Also, if for some reason you want a very good explainer on what gives the UCI the right to punish the riders, go here.