AC-45 - America's Cup World Series 2012 - Newport RI, USA - Day 3
Two fleetraces were sailed yesterday again in favorable conditions with a 15 kn seabreeze. James Spithill AUS with 'Oracle Team' was again the best in the 6 boats' fleet, although he had to leave rank 1 in the second race to Dean Barker NZL with his 'Emirates Team New Zealand'. The Newport and ovall World Series victory of Spithill is now a fact, as he is also qualified for the matchracing final against the Oracle CEO Russell Coutts NZL today. As closing competition for the 6 boats, a final fleetrace will follow after the matchrace. The report and the video of the day.
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