Oracle Team USA

Emirates Team New Zealand skippered by Dean Barker races Oracle Team USA skippered by James Spithill in race 11 during the America's Cup Finals on September 18, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Kiwis 1 Win From America’s Cup Trophy; High Winds Postpone Race 12

Emirates Team New Zealand won Race 11 of the America’s Cup by 15 seconds Wednesday to close within one victory of taking the oldest trophy in international sports from powerhouse Oracle Team USA.

09/18/2013

Emirates Team New Zealand skippered by Dean Barker almost capsizes while racing against Oracle Team USA skippered by James Spithill during race eight of the America's Cup Finals on September 14, 2013 in San Francisco, California. Oracle Team USA won the race.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

America’s Cup Races Postponed Due To Strong Winds

Strong wind blowing in through the Golden Gate Bridge and a strong tide flowing out to sea forced organizers to postpone two America’s Cup races Tuesday between Emirates Team Zealand and defender Oracle Team USA.

09/17/2013

Oracle Team USA tactician Ben Ainslie (R) on the stern of the boat races against Emirates Team New Zealand (R) while competing in the  the 34th America's Cup  in San Francisco. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images))

Ainslie Hopes To One Day Win America’s Cup For Britain

Back home in Britain, he’s known as Sir Ben Ainslie. Out on San Francisco Bay, he’s the tactician for America’s Cup defender Oracle Team USA. And really, Ainslie can’t lose even if Oracle fails to defend the America’s Cup.

09/16/2013

America's Cup Racing

Team USA, New Zealand Split Sunday America’s Cup Competition

Dean Barker and Emirates Team New Zealand regained the momentum in the America’s Cup when it pulled ahead of defending champion Oracle Team USA on the fourth leg to win Race 10 by 17 seconds on Sunday.

09/15/2013

Emirates Team New Zealand skippered by Dean Barker almost capsizes while racing against Oracle Team USA skippered by James Spithill during race eight of the America's Cup Finals on September 14, 2013 in San Francisco, California. Oracle Team USA won the race.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Kiwis Almost Capsize In Cup Loss To Oracle

Emirates Team New Zealand nearly capsized in Race 8 of the America’s Cup, allowing defending champion Oracle Team USA to sail away to a 52-second victory Saturday on windy San Francisco Bay.

09/14/2013

34th America's Cup - Oracle Team USA vs Emirates Team New Zealand, Race Day 4. (© ACEA / PHOTO RICARDO PINTO)

Plucky Kiwis At It Again In America’s Cup

Nearly 20 years after beating Mr. America’s Cup himself, Dennis Conner, Team New Zealand is on course to scuttle software billionaire Larry Ellison’s hopes of keeping sailing’s biggest prize.

09/13/2013

Emirates Team New Zealand skippered Dean Barker (L) and Oracle Team USA skippered James Spithill (R) in action during race seven of the America's Cup finals on September 12, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Kiwis Beat Oracle Twice, Take Commanding Lead In America’s Cup

Even with the most successful sailor in Olympic history on board, defending America’s Cup champion Oracle Team USA simply can’t catch Emirates Team New Zealand.

09/12/2013

Team Oracle USA sails their AC-72 Racing Yacht in the bay during a training session. (Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

British Olympian Ainslie Subs With Oracle’s A Team In America’s Cup

Might a British knight be able to help turn around the America’s Cup misfortunes of defending champion Oracle Team USA? Sir Ben Ainslie, the most successful Olympic sailor in history, subbed out struggling tactician John Kostecki for Oracle’s training session Wednesday on San Francisco Bay.

09/11/2013

Oracle Team USA (L) competes against Emirates Team New Zealand during the 34th America's Cup on September 10, 2013 in San Francisco. Oracle lost the race and opted to postpone the second scheduled race of the day. AFP PHOTO/Don Emmert (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Oracle Team USA Mistake Leads To Runaway Kiwi Win In America’s Cup Race 5

Emirates Team New Zealand took advantage of a mistake by defending champion Oracle Team USA to win Race 5 of the America’s Cup in a runaway on San Francisco Bay.

09/10/2013

America's Cup - Race 4

Oracle Team USA Wins Race 4 Of America’s Cup

Oracle Team USA came flying out of the fog around Mark 4 and outraced challenger Emirates Team Zealand in a heart-stopping sprint to the finish to win Race 4 of the America’s Cup by 8 seconds Sunday.

09/08/2013

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