America’s Cup: Brazil ko 1-0, Argentina win – Ultima Ora

(ANSA) – ROME, JULY 11 – Argentina won the America’s Cup by beating Brazil 1-0 in the final at the Maracana, with Angel Di Maria’s goal in the 22nd minute. This is the first title for Lionel Messi with the Albiceleste national team, which is imposed in the South American continental championship for the first […]

New Zealand break away to lead 5-3 after crazy day

Double hit. The 5eAmerica’s Cup day gave Team New Zealand a springboard. According to the site of the prestigious competition: “The fifth day of the 36th America’s Cup was without a doubt the most exciting of this competition. After races decided 5 minutes after the start, Emirates Team New Zealand scored 2 points on the […]

America’s Cup: Ineos Team UK unveiled its second boat

British challenger Ineos Team UK launched its second generation boat on Saturday in Auckland, New Zealand. Compared to the first model, the AC 75 “Britannia” monohull is fitted with foils on the keel, which are supposed to reduce wave resistance and help lift the boat out of the water. « It looks like a rocket, […]

when revolutionary boats turn into fighter planes

New Zealanders and Italians compete for the legendary silver ewer aboard revolutionary monohulls. Facing the impressive swarm of spectator boats anchored in Auckland Bay, The Rehutai swallow 3e marks the course as close as possible to the buoy, without its hull ever touching the water. The meter of the silver fern vessel, now downwind, panics. […]

Luna Rossa still resists Team New Zealand in America’s Cup

Luna Rossa hangs on. The Italian challenge is still tied (3-3) with the big favorite and America’s Cup title holder, Team New Zealand, after Saturday’s races under blue skies and light winds in the bay of Auckland. Like Friday, Jimmy Spithill’s sailboat even had the luxury of taking the lead, winning the fifth round in […]

Team New Zealand keep America’s Cup trophy

Eighteen years after being the first non-American challenge to win the America’s Cup twice in a row, Team New Zealand pulled off this performance again in 2021. The challenge presented by the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron has definitely pushed back the Italian challenger Luna Rossa with a seventh decisive success obtained in the tenth […]

Team New Zealand and Luna Rossa still tied after America’s Cup matchday two

Luna Rossa continues to beat the odds in the America’s Cup. While sailing enthusiasts thought that defending champion Team New Zealand would make short work of it, the Italian challenge is still neck and neck with its opponent, after the third and fourth rounds of the Cup on Friday in Auckland. Luna Rossa first won […]

VIDEO: New York Yacht Club American Magic in the lead after first day of racing

The first day of the PRADA Americas Cup World Series in Auckland has just ended and New York Yacht Club American Magic leads the preliminary ranking after winning both races they sailed today. Second place is Emirates Team New Zealand (1 point), third Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli (1 point) and fourth INEOS TEAM UK (0 […]

America’s Cup: Team New Zealand takes the lead after two wins on Monday

Luna Rossa, who was leading the race at the start of the weekend, then found herself in her turn with the hull in the water, deprived of the speed of her foils, while Peter Burling’s crew managed to do fly off his boat again. To make matters worse, the Italian challenge missed a maneuver and […]

the reasons for the relentless domination of the All Blacks of the sea

ANALYSIS – The New Zealanders have gone down even further with a fourth triumph. The story is known, or not … August 22, 1851, a regatta around the Isle of Wight at the foot of England and the schooner America beats 14 British ships. “Your Majesty, there is no second”, launches an officer to Queen […]