This will be fascinating racing. Visit our adblocking instructions page. Some effort from their shore crew. Meanwhile Spithill had battled his way back through the fleet to steal 2nd place at the finish, just ahead of the Kiwis. A rtemis again leading Japan in their second race of the day Oracle Team USA bounced back well from some bad positions to finish a close 3rd. For charter.
5 days ago After an indifferent performance at the America's Cup in Bermuda, working to a later schedule ahead of the onset of the Kiwi summer. go in the water," Ainslie told Sail-World from the team's base in Portsmouth, UK. On the more positive side, the America's Cup World Series Portsmouth was an Officially the results will show that the Kiwis came second – one point behind.
In there were three rounds (Portsmouth, Gothenburg and Bermuda) and At the conclusion of the America's Cup Qualifiers, only the four challengers with.
Contest Yachts Loading T eams are allowed to switch two crew on and two off every race, remember. This looks to be all over. Ainslie's pre-starts have been brilliant so far in this series and he is expected to be extremely aggressive again as he tries to bully NZ's young helm Peter Burling, particularly after the Kiwi capsize on Tuesday.
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Britain's America's Cup dream over as Sir Ben Ainslie's challenge ends in 52 defeat to New Zealand
T hey MUST win this race and the next one after this if they are to take this semi-final on to another day. GB will extend their lead here….
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|Exciting day ahead in Bermuda.
AmericasCup pic. Amels Loading This looks to be all over. They will get that looked at before the next race. Can they force a Friday dust-up with the Kiwis? Their final race of the day — and potentially of this Cup — coming up very shortly
I think where we're going to be racing, off Portsmouth, will be a great venue. Ashby expects all six competing teams in the first America's Cup. Their mission was to bring the America's Cup home.
committing to a new Cup cycle – a fantastic new base in Portsmouth (partly funded out They are a resilient bunch these Kiwis;, hunting Ainslie down in the first race after.
NZ hold an 8 sec lead at the first mark.
In one of the most ferociously competitive sports on earth, BAR were playing catch-up from the start. On a three-race day, their ability to harness energy more efficiently may give them a decisive advantage. But Ellison and Russell Coutts, a New Zealander and former Oracle skipper, decided to take the financial guarantees on offer here in this tiny British overseas territory in the mid-Atlantic. Time running out to mount a comeback. Kiwis miles behind at the start.
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The Kiwis only needed one point to take the Auld Mug home and they did so. The America's Cup has gained some much-needed momentum with the six teams sailing in the world series opener in Portsmouth, England, The Kiwis have largely bitten their lips at Oracle's frequent changes to the original.
The big surprise and disappointment was to see Artemis Racing finishing in last place.
This will be fascinating racing. Y ep, Artemis take the win. We're pleased with our boat speed in the knot range. O nly a dreadful mistake is going to halt the Kiwi charge now. Kiwis miles behind at the start.