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Match Racing championship Saturday November 19, 2011
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ORACLE RACING SPITHILL to meet ENERGY TEAM in San Diego America’s Cup World Series Match Racing Championship on Saturday, November 19, 2011
Both Semi Final pairings saw convincing 2-0 sweeps for the winners, as ORACLE Racing Spithill and Energy Team advanced to the Final of the Match Racing Championship at the America’s Cup World Series. The first Semi Final pairing featured two heavyweight teams – Emirates Team New Zealand and ORACLE Racing Spithill who came into the regatta as the top ranked crews on the World Series leaderboard.
FRIDAY Results – San Diego Match Racing Championship – Semi Final Matches
SF1 – Match 1. ORACLE Racing Spithill beat Emirates Team New Zealand
SF1 – Match 2. ORACLE Racing Spithill beat Emirates Team New Zealand
ORACLE Racing Spithill wins SF1, 2-0
SF2 – Match 1. Energy Team beat Artemis Racing
SF2 – Match 2. Energy Team beat Artemis Racing
Energy Team wins SF2, 2-0
SATURDAY program (racing starts with a warning signal at 1305 PST/4:05 pm EST US)
Green Comm Racing vs. Team Korea (7th/8th)
Aleph vs. ORACLE Racing Coutts (5th/6th)
Emirates Team New Zealand vs. Artemis Racing (3rd/4th)
Finals – Energy Team vs. ORACLE Racing Spithill (first to win two)
Below: Larry Ellison ("the Boss") was aboard ORACLE Racing Spithill on Friday and they sailed flawlessly (maybe he should be aboard Saturday).
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