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America's Cup 2017: Sir Ben Ainslie and Great Britain endure mixed bag on first day - Express.co.uk;

America's Cup 2017: Sir Ben Ainslie and Great Britain endure mixed bag on first day - Express.co.uk

Express.co.ukAmerica's Cup 2017: Sir Ben Ainslie and Great Britain endure mixed bag on first dayExpress.co.ukGREAT BRITAIN beat Sweden in their opening race of the 2017 America's Cup but were involved in high drama on the final battle agains Japan today. By Stuart Ballard. PUBLISHED: 22:15, Sat, May 27, 2017 | UPDATED: 22:42, Sat, May 27, 2017 ...and more »

America's Cup 2017: Ben Ainslie's GB team joint top despite collision on day one - BBC Sport;

America's Cup 2017: Ben Ainslie's GB team joint top despite collision on day one - BBC Sport

BBC SportAmerica's Cup 2017: Ben Ainslie's GB team joint top despite collision on day oneBBC SportSir Ben Ainslie's Great Britain team won one and lost one of their opening two races as the America's Cup Qualifiers got under way on Saturday. After Friday's opening day in Bermuda was postponed due to strong winds, Ainslie's Land Rover BAR beat ...and more »

America's Cup: Holders Oracle earn early edge over rivals Team NZ - New Zealand Herald;

America's Cup: Holders Oracle earn early edge over rivals Team NZ - New Zealand Herald

New Zealand HeraldAmerica's Cup: Holders Oracle earn early edge over rivals Team NZNew Zealand HeraldTeam NZ have conceded early bragging rights to America's Cup rivals Oracle Team USA, dropping their first head-to-head meeting with the holders on the first day of racing in the Louis Vuitton qualifying series off Bermuda. After their disastrous ...and more »

America's Cup: Is Ben Ainslie the new villain? - New Zealand Herald

America's Cup: Is Ben Ainslie the new villain?New Zealand HeraldIt was a case of "whoops, he's done it again" as the British sailing knight caused a second major incident in the Bermuda regatta in today's opening day of the battle for the Auld Mug. After initially colliding with Team New Zealand in a practice race ...and more »

Oracle claim double victory in Bermuda - Radio New Zealand;

Oracle claim double victory in Bermuda - Radio New Zealand

Radio New ZealandOracle claim double victory in BermudaRadio New ZealandTeam New Zealand have been beaten by defenders Oracle Team USA in their second race at the America's Cup challenger series in Bermuda. No caption. Team NZ and Oracle race. Photo: Twitter: @americascup. Team New Zealand had taken lead midway ...and more »

Deja vu? Oracle come from behind to beat Team New Zealand in America's Cup thriller - Stuff.co.nz

Deja vu? Oracle come from behind to beat Team New Zealand in America's Cup thrillerStuff.co.nzTeam NZ blow a big lead over Oracle as Jimmy Spithill's bulldog tactics come to the fore again on day one of the America's Cup. AMERICA'S CUP/SUPPLIED. Oracle and Team NZ traded blows in an enthralling battle. AMERICA'S CUP/SUPPLIED.and more »

Photos: America's Cup First Day Of Racing - Bernews;

Photos: America's Cup First Day Of Racing - Bernews

BernewsPhotos: America's Cup First Day Of RacingBernewsThe Louis Vuitton America's Cup got underway today [May 27] with six races taking place. The first race saw Team Oracle USA defeat France, the second race saw Sweden's Team Artemis defeat Softbank Team Japan, while the third race saw new Zealand ...and more »

America's Cup - Day one of racing - Radio Sport;

America's Cup - Day one of racing - Radio Sport

Radio SportAmerica's Cup - Day one of racingRadio SportThere was plenty of passing and close races, some umpire calls and drama with Team BAR Team colliding with Softbank Japan. Emirates Team New Zealand demolished the French in their first race but lost by six seconds to arch-rivals Oracle in their second ...and more »

BAR damage threatens race with Team NZ - Newstalk ZB;

BAR damage threatens race with Team NZ - Newstalk ZB

Newstalk ZBBAR damage threatens race with Team NZNewstalk ZBBen Ainslie Racing (GBR) became the first victims of the America's Cup demolition derby, suffering significant damage during their race against Japan off Bermuda this morning. If they can't quickly repair their boat overnight, Team New Zealand may get ...and more »

US beats Kiwis on opening day of America's Cup qualifiers - Daily Mail

US beats Kiwis on opening day of America's Cup qualifiersDaily MailTwo-time defending champion Oracle Team USA rallied past Emirates Team New Zealand on Saturday for its second victory on the opening day of the America's Cup qualifiers on Bermuda's Great Sound. It was a rematch of the 2013 America's Cup, when ...and more »

Watch: 'It's cat and mouse' – media chase down Schapelle Corby's convoy home - TVNZ

Watch: 'It's cat and mouse' – media chase down Schapelle Corby's convoy homeTVNZLIVE: Here's the re-match! Team NZ take on Oracle in America's Cup now LIVE. 12:12pm. share. Source: 1 NEWS. Join 1 NEWS NOW's live coverage as the 35th America's Cup gets underway on Bermuda's Great Sound. 7.12am. Team NZ first around leg ...and more »

Team NZ lose to Team USA at America's Cup - Newstalk ZB;

Team NZ lose to Team USA at America's Cup - Newstalk ZB

Newstalk ZBTeam NZ lose to Team USA at America's CupNewstalk ZBTeam New Zealand have lost a rollicking duel with America's Cup holders Team USA in the highlight of the opening day of the regatta in Bermuda. (NZH). AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook FacebookShare to Twitter TwitterShare to Print PrintShare ...and more »

Race-by-race: Oracle perfect, Artemis stunned - Royal Gazette;

Race-by-race: Oracle perfect, Artemis stunned - Royal Gazette

Royal GazetteRace-by-race: Oracle perfect, Artemis stunnedRoyal GazetteOracle Team USA got a clear win over Groupama Team France in race one of the Louis Vuitton America's Cup Qualifiers this afternoon. Both teams made a deep dive into the starting area, with Team France entering the box about six seconds after their ...and more »

Team NZ, Oracle take early toll on Team France - Radio Sport;

Team NZ, Oracle take early toll on Team France - Radio Sport

Radio SportTeam NZ, Oracle take early toll on Team FranceRadio SportRookie helmsman Peter Burling had Team New Zealand on the board early in the America's Cup qualifier series, romping home over Team France in their first race off Bermuda this morning. At 26, Olympic 49er champion Burling is the youngest ever ...and more »

Team New Zealand kick off America's Cup in style with dominant display against France - Independent Community Newspaper;

Team New Zealand kick off America's Cup in style with dominant display against France - Independent Community Newspaper

Independent Community NewspaperTeam New Zealand kick off America's Cup in style with dominant display against FranceIndependent Community NewspaperTeam New Zealand made an early statement as they opened their America's Cup campaign with a dominant victory over Team France. After organisers were forced to postpone the opening day due to high winds on Saturday (NZ time), the battle for the Auld ...and more »

Sailing-Team USA storm to win over French in first America's Cup race - Daily Mail

Sailing-Team USA storm to win over French in first America's Cup raceDaily MailMay 27 (Reuters) - Oracle Team USA got off to a flying start on the first day of the America's Cup racing in Bermuda on Saturday, comfortably beating Groupama Team France. The U.S. crew, who are defending the cup they won in San Francisco in 2013, got ...and more »

Oracle kick off 35th America's Cup with comfortable win over Team France - Stuff.co.nz;

Oracle kick off 35th America's Cup with comfortable win over Team France - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzOracle kick off 35th America's Cup with comfortable win over Team FranceStuff.co.nzTeam New Zealand open their America's Cup campaign against Team France and Oracle Team USA. The 35th America's Cup is officially under way. After organisers were forced to postpone the opening day due to high winds on Saturday (NZ time), the battle ...and more »

Team New Zealand takes final spin before racing kicks off - TVNZ

Team New Zealand takes final spin before racing kicks offTVNZEmirates Team New Zealand has spent the morning taking a final spin around the Great Sound America's Cup, a final chance to prepare before racing kicks off this morning. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0%. 0:00.and more »

Spithill's key role for Americans in cup - Normangee Star;

Spithill's key role for Americans in cup - Normangee Star

Normangee StarSpithill's key role for Americans in cupNormangee StarSix crews are racing in Bermuda in May and June for the coveted America's Cup, the oldest trophy in global sport, which is as much a design as a sailing race. “The America's Cup is clearly an obsession for me”, Spithill said. DAY ONE of the Louis ...and more »

Bermuda's pride as America's Cup opens - Royal Gazette

Bermuda's pride as America's Cup opensRoyal GazetteMichael Dunkley declared “today is a proud day for Bermuda” at the ribbon cutting ceremony of the America's Cup Village in Dockyard. Large numbers of people were on hand for the momentous occasion held under glorious morning sunshine. Patriotic ...and more »