Team New Zealand and American Magic tied for World Series lead
that Emirates Team New Zealand And this American magic Tied for american head world Series
36th America’s Cup At the end of the second day of competition in Auckland Water (New Zealand).
A double confrontation between the days included ‘The Rahutai’ (Brisa Marinas) Of Team new zealand And this ‘Britannia 2’ Of INEOS Team UK British, settled with two clear New Zealand conquests, and between ‘Patriot’ Of American magic American and ‘Red Moon II’ Italian, with each team winning.
Competition area C was near the port of Waitemata and under a north-northeast wind of 12–15 nautical miles (22 to 28 km / h).
Things did not start well for the Italian team, were punished for entering the starting area, but they recovered because ‘Patriot’ It was on the verge of capping during a deal when the ‘foil’ (ailerons) of air seemed slow to release water.
The Italian team took the lead, but the Americans came within 9 seconds of the second leg, though ‘red Moon’ Resisted to prevail for 12 seconds.
Second Day Duel ‘The Rehutai’ New kingpin and ‘Britain II’ The ‘Kiwis’ were always dominated in Britain, although the home team came dangerously close to hitting the 900kg Fiberglass Windward Boy in poor communication between the captains. Peter burling And tact Glen ashby.
Nevertheless, the speed of ‘Te Rehuti’, Taking too much risk in some maneuvers, he boarded the shipwreck Ben ainslie From 1’32 “on arrival.
Second match of the day between ‘Patriot’ American and ‘Red Moon II’ It was a lot again. Italian team with Australian James spithill And italian Francesco de Angelis While co-preserving the boat, he received some punishment and made a distance,
With this ‘Patriot’With my employer Dean barker Very successful, he was heading to the left of the race course, most favored by a wind, although the advantage was minimal, just 5 seconds over his opponent, fast upwind (against the wind).
The Americans entered the turn with 16 seconds ahead, extending their lead to 30 seconds at the end of the course.
Last run of the day ‘Britain II’ Of Ben ainslie And this ‘The Rehutai’ The New Essender indicated an early improvement in the British AC75, which advanced 12 seconds into the first leg, but under a changing wind the ‘Kiwi’ favored and held the best of the race course.
that ‘Britain II’ I reacted well at a time when it matched the speed of a New Zealand ship. still, Burling Did better maneuvers in the last stretch and ‘The Rehutai’ Was planted by 1’42.
The positive for the British team is that they are able to complete two races after some hard days Aisenelli.
The third day will begin on Saturday at 15:00 local time (03:00 Spanish time). The routes and the exact starting time of each will be published four hours in advance.
Siri Mundial Auckland 2020
Second day difference
– Friday 18 December
Luna Rossa Prada (ITA) -American Magic (EE.UU.) 1-0 (por 12 “)
Team New Zealand (NZL) -INOS Team UK (GBR) 1-0 (por 1’32) “
American Magic (EE.UU) – Luna Rossa Prada (ITA) 1-0 (por 30 “)
INEOS Team UK (GBR) – Times New Zealand (NZL) 0-1 (por 1’42 “)
Classification (4 races participated)
.1. American Magic, 3 puntos; 2. Emirates Team New Zealand, 3P; 3. Luna Rossa Prada, 2p; 4. UNOS UK, 0 p.
– Saturday, December 19
Third and last day
Luna Rossa Prada (ITA) -INOS Team UK (GBRE)
Emirates Team New Zealand (NZL) -American Magic (EE.UU.)
INEOS Team UK (GBR) -American Magic (EE.UU.)
Luna Rossa Prada (ITA) – Imets Team New Zealand (NZL)
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