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A CBS 5 viewer took this photo of an Oracle Racing catamaran capsizing on San Francisco Bay on October 16, 2012. (Stefan Kirkeby)

Oracle America’s Cup Team Sidelined Until 2013 After Boat Capsizes

America’s Cup champion Oracle Racing will be sidelined from testing its 72-foot catamaran until early next year because of severe damage to the wing sail sustained when the sailboat capsized Tuesday on San Francisco Bay.

10/18/2012

A CBS 5 viewer took this photo of an Oracle Racing catamaran capsizing on San Francisco Bay on October 16, 2012. (Stefan Kirkeby)

Oracle Team USA Boat Capsizes On San Francisco Bay

A 72-foot catamaran being sailed by America’s Cup champion Oracle Racing capsized on San Francisco Bay on Tuesday afternoon.

10/16/2012

The sailing vessel Low Speed Chase after it crashed on the Farallon Islands. (San Francisco Chronicle/Polaris)

San Francisco Yacht Club Official Agrees With Temporary Racing Ban

Vice Commodore Tad Lacey said the temporary ban is appropriate in light of the deadly April 14 accident near the Farallon Islands.

04/29/2012

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