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End of the road for Team NZ? - John Key
End of the road for Team NZ? - John Key

With Team NZ's bid for government funding hinging on securing hosting rights to the qualifying regatta, will the syndicate…

Sailing federation rejects complaint vs America's Cup jury

Sailing's international governing body has rejected a former sailing official's complaint of gross misconduct filed against…

Cup organisers slammed again

Another traditionalist lamenting the loss of direction in the America's Cup has surfaced this week - with a claim that Oracle…

Sailing: Abu Dhabi wins Volvo Southern Ocean leg

Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing won the fifth leg of the Volvo Ocean Race on Sunday to extend its lead in the overall standings of…

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Migrant vessel capsizes in Mediterranean video Migrant vessel capsizes in Mediterranean

As many as 700 people are feared dead after a boat…

Dementia patients reassured by video messages video Dementia patients reassured by video messages

Family members are prerecording messages as part of…

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'Now it's a vulgar beach event'
'Now it's a vulgar beach event'

Bruno Trouble, America's Cup sailor, has delivered perhaps the most scathing criticism of changes which have seen Luna Rossa…

Yachties rescued after mid-race capsize
Yachties rescued after mid-race capsize

Two yachties were rescued by fellow seafarers yesterday, after their 30 foot catamaran capsized during a race.

Team NZ cops criticism over Luna Rossa
Team NZ cops criticism over Luna Rossa

Four of the six teams who voted in favour of reducing the boat size for the 2017 America's Cup have issued a statement criticising…

Italians' exit huge blow for Team NZ
Italians' exit huge blow for Team NZ

Departure puts defenders in good position to push through more rule changes.

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Team NZ 'in disbelief' over withdrawal
Team NZ 'in disbelief' over withdrawal

Italian team Luna Rossa announced it will withdraw from the America's Cup after teams voted to reduce…

America's cup - cutting the cost of competing

America’s Cup organisers are absolutely doing the right thing in introducing radical measures to cut down the costs of competing…

Team NZ face tough battle off the water

Team New Zealand insist their fight to have Auckland reinstated as host of the America's Cup qualifiers is motivated by…

Team NZ challenge Auckland decision

Team New Zealand are challenging a decision by the America’s Cup Events Authority to ditch Auckland as host of the qualifying…

Ainslie hits out at Team New Zealand
Ainslie hits out at Team New Zealand

Ben Ainslie has hit out at Team New Zealand for resisting proposed changes to reduce the size of boats…

America's Cup: Smaller boats will entice new teams - Coutts

New measures aimed at reducing the size of America's Cup boats will entice more challengers for the historic trophy, according…

Chinese boat forced to quit (+photos)

The Chinese boat sharing the overall lead in the Volvo Ocean race was forced to quit the fifth leg from NZ to Brazil when…

Paul Lewis: U-turn sinks Team NZ

Paul Lewis writes: Oracle's motive is not clear. Reducing costs, yes - everyone agrees with that. But why now?

Joyce warning: No Auckland, no funding

Team New Zealand's future in the America's Cup is in serious doubt after the Government confirmed the loss of the qualifying…

America's Cup: Smaller boats planned to cut costs
America's Cup: Smaller boats planned to cut costs

The organisers of the 2017 America's Cup are planning to dramatically reduce team operational costs…

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