Phil Matier: Ellison Put A Lot On The Line For America's CupI can’t say I’m the biggest fan of Larry Ellison and Oracle, but they’re the ones who put a lot on the line. Ellison brought it to the city and it was even timed to line up with his annual Oracle World Conference. It could have been a really embarrassing loss for him, but things worked out.
USA Finishes Historic Comeback Over New Zealand To Retain America's CupIt was a day for the sailing history books, with Oracle Team USA winning its eighth straight race in the America's Cup Finals to triumph over challenger Emirates Team New Zealand.
New Zealanders See America's Cup Hopes DashedDisappointed New Zealanders made their way to work Thursday morning after a weeklong national vigil ended with Emirates Team New Zealand's loss to Oracle Team USA in the deciding race of sailing's America's Cup.
USA Continues America's Cup Streak; New Zealand Lead Down To 2Skipper Jimmy Spithill and defending champion Oracle Team USA accelerated off the starting line and stayed ahead of Emirates Team New Zealand to win their fifth straight race and remain alive in the America's Cup on Monday.
U.S. Scores Another America's Cup Win After Light Winds Torpedo Final Kiwi VictoryOracle Team USA coasted to an easy win in America's Cup Race 13 Friday, after Emirates Team New Zealand's final victory was thwarted when light wind ended the earlier race with the Kiwis comfortably ahead.
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.
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.
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 Receives Heaviest Penalty In America’s Cup History An international jury has levied the harshest penalties in the 162-year history of the America's Cup, docking defending champion Oracle Team USA two points in the finals against Emirates Team Zealand and expelling a key sailor.
Hearings Begin In America's Cup ScandalAn international jury on Monday began hearings into what could be one of the biggest scandals in the 162-year history of the America's Cup.
Kiwis Move 2 Wins Away From America's Cup MatchEmirates Team New Zealand closed in on an America's Cup match against Oracle Team USA, cruising past Italy's Luna Rossa again Friday to take a 5-1 lead in the Louis Vuitton Cup finals.
Kiwis Take 4-1 Lead In Louis Vuitton Cup FinalsSkipper Dean Barker and Emirates Team New Zealand completed a pair of near-flawless races Wednesday, overpowering Italy's Luna Rossa to take a 4-1 lead in the Louis Vuitton Cup finals.