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Spithill navigates from America's Cup loss to SailGP debut

Apr. 08, 2021 20:10 PM EDT

Three weeks after his Italian-based team lost the America’s Cup match on New Zealand’s Hauraki Gulf, Australian-born Jimmy Spithill has arrived on Bermuda’s Great Sound to lead the reconfigured American team in the SailGP global league. Spithill will make his SailGP...

Defender Team NZ and Luna Rossa tied 1-1 in America's Cup

Mar. 10, 2021 00:27 AM EST

Defender Team New Zealand and Italian challenger Luna Rossa won one race each Wednesday on the first day of the 36th match for sailing America’s Cup at Auckland, New Zealand, adding to the perpetual Cup enigma of which has the quicker boat. Team New Zealand won the...

'Fantastico': Spithill, Bruni steer Italy into Cup match

Mar. 08, 2021 18:13 PM EST

Minutes after Italy's Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli Team sailed across the finish line to earn a spot in the America’s Cup match, Francesco “Checco” Bruni popped up from the port cockpit, crossed over to the starboard side of the stylish black boat, gave a double thumbs up and hugged...

Luna Rossa beats Team UK 7-1 in challenger series to advance to America's Cup sailing final against Team New Zealand

Feb. 20, 2021 23:51 PM EST
AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — Luna Rossa beats Team UK 7-1 in challenger series to advance to America's Cup sailing final against Team New Zealand.

Luna Rossa leads Team UK 5-1 in AmCup challenger final

Feb. 20, 2021 02:02 AM EST

After a week of storms ashore Ineos Team UK won one of two races sailed in a shifting breeze Saturday to raise the faint hint of a comeback in the America’s Cup challenger series final against Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli. As racing resumed after a week’s delay, Luna...