13 April 2012

America's Cup World Series - Live Racing from Naples [streaming video]

April 13 at 8 a.m. EDT (12:00 UTC) America's Cup World Series, Day 3, Live Racing from Naples - Multi Camera Experience - Match Racing (Flights 4-7); Two Fleet Races

ACWS Naples News - Day 2 - America's Cup World Series leading skipper Dean Barker showed his Emirates Team New Zealand remains the class of the fleet by winning both fleet races on Thursday. In scoring two victories, Barker now sits clear ahead of his rival James Spithill by a whopping 9 points on the Naples leaderboard. The local favorites, the two Luna Rossa Challenge crews, also had a good afternoon in the beautiful sea breeze conditions just off the sea front of Naples, with each crew earning a second place finish.

Day 2 Highlights, America's Cup World Series Naples - Emirates Team New Zealand wins two fleet races while Luna Rossa Challenge moves up the table on a beautiful sea breeze day in Naples.

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