14 Mar, 2021 06:00 am » 36th AMERICA’S CUP PRESENTED BY PRADA

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March 14, 2021 Entertainment, PressRelease p Press Release – Americas Cup Media Centre As if it was written in the script, day 3 of the America’s Cup presented by PRADA is again locked up with Emirates Team New Zealand and Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli in 3-3 tie.Race 5 – Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli beat Emirates Team New Zealand Start: 1615 Port: NZL Stbd: ITA Course: A Axis: 019 Length: 1.But there seemed little other option and as both boats settled down to the water’s surface Emirates Team New Zealand were in a trickier position and had more to lose.Eventually Team New Zealand get onto their foils but they had been left behind by the challengers who were free to head over to the left-hand side of the course where there was stronger breeze.

By the second windward gate the Italians were still in the lead, but Emirates Team New Zealand had managed to pull back 10 seconds.5 knots @ 193 Wind 8-9 knots – 010 degrees Winner: Emirates Team New Zealand 1:41 For race 6, the second race of the day, the breeze had remained much the same but the pressure on the defenders had increased significantly.

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