America’s Cup: Great Britain Wins in Oman:
by Craig Leweck, Scuttlebutt
(February 28, 2016) – While British fans enjoyed morning tea and New Zealand fans considered bedtime, I was scratching the sleep from my eyes at 2am PST for for day two of the America’s Cup World Series (ACWS) in Muscat, Oman.
After Ben Ainslie and his British team posted a 3-1-1 yesterday to top the rank, they maintained the standard today to narrowly win the fourth event of the ACWS circuit. But with three double-point races, nothing was certain until GBR made an epic comeback in the final race.
Conditions proved similar as yesterday, with non-foiling winds of 7 to 8 knots keeping boat speed at 10 to 12 knots upwind a…
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