Kiwis 1 Win From America's Cup Trophy; High Winds Postpone Race 12Emirates 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.
America’s Cup Races Postponed Due To Strong WindsStrong 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.
Ainslie Hopes To One Day Win America's Cup For BritainBack 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.
Team USA, New Zealand Split Sunday America's Cup CompetitionDean 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.
Kiwis Almost Capsize In Cup Loss To OracleEmirates 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.
Plucky Kiwis At It Again In America's CupNearly 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.
Kiwis Beat Oracle Twice, Take Commanding Lead In America's CupEven 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.
Oracle Drops Bay Area Native From Crew As America's Cup Finals ContinueDefending champion Oracle Team USA on Thursday dropped a Bay Area native from its sailing crew as the team tries to find a way to come back from a large deficit in the America's Cup Finals, which resumes this afternoon in San Francisco.
British Olympian Ainslie Subs With Oracle's A Team In America's CupMight 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.
Firefighters Unable To Determine Cause Of America's Cup Village FireSan Francisco fire investigators have not able to determine the cause of a small blaze that damaged a broadcast booth and bleachers at the America's Cup Village in the city's Marina District early Tuesday, a fire spokeswoman said Wednesday.
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.
Oracle Team USA Wins Race 4 Of America's CupOracle 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.
Kiwis Beat US In 1st 2 Races Of America's Cup Emirates Team New Zealand skimmed above the waves of San Francisco Bay faster and better than defending champion Oracle Team USA on Saturday to win the first two races of the 34th America's Cup.
'Cursed' America's Cup Set For Final Act On San Francisco BayThe America's Cup Finals begin in San Francisco on Saturday, and city and team officials are hoping that the races themselves will finally take center stage rather than the tragedy and controversies that have overshadowed the regatta thus far.
SF Mural Dedicated To Sailor Killed During America's Cup PracticeA group of Academy of Art University artists who created a large public mural depicting a sailing scene on the San Francisco Bay were on hand Wednesday morning to honor fallen Artemis Racing sailor Andrew “Bart” Simpson.