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Luna Rossa leads American Magic 2-0 in challenger semifinals

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — High winds and harsh reality blew away American Magic’s hope of a fairytale return to the America’s Cup challenger series when Italy’s Luna Rossa won both races Friday o...

American Magic repaired, ready for America's Cup comeback

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The stage has been set for one of the great comebacks in one of sport’s oldest events when American Magic races Luna Rossa in the semifinals of the America’s Cup challen...

American Magic relaunches Patriot after rapid repairs in NZ

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — U.S. challenger American Magic returned its racing yacht Patriot to the water Wednesday just 10 days after a dramatic capsize threatened to ends its involvement in the A...

No British bust: Team UK into America's Cup challenger final

For a time in the pre-Christmas lead-up to the America’s Cup regatta off Auckland it seemed INEOS Team UK would go the same way as so many ill-fated British challenges. The British ...

US America's Cup challenger: heart still beats after capsize

American Magic’s race boat Patriot might have been battered and broken when it capsized at speed during the America’s Cup challenger series in Auckland, but skipper Terry Hutchinson says its proud hea...

Team UK edges Luna Rossa to win AmCup Challenger series

Britain’s INEOS Team UK overcame a major technical issue to beat Italy’s Luna Rossa by 33 seconds on Saturday, retaining its unbeaten record after five races in the America’s Cup challengers series an...

Team UK close to America's Cup challenger series final

British challenger INEOS Team UK stands one win away from a direct path to the final of the America’s Cup challenger series, unsure whether that prize will be a blessing or a curse. ...

US team vows to continue after America's Cup capsize

American Magic will miss the next round of racing in the America’s Cup challenger series after its dramatic capsize but the team is determined to be ready for the series semifinals in 11 days. ...

America's Cup challenger series: American Magic loses twice

American Magic had back-to-back losses on a bizarre day of light winds in the America’s Cup challenger series at Auckland on Saturday to remain without a win after three races. The U...

American Magic loses to Team UK in AmCup challenger series

Everything went to plan for American Magic on Friday on the first day of the America’s Cup challenger series at Auckland, New Zealand. The problem was the plan itself. ...

Brits bounce back: Team UK wins twice on Prada Cup's 1st day

Britain’s INEOS Team UK produced a stunning form reversal on the first day of racing in the America’s Cup challenger series at Auckland on Friday, beating both of its Prada Cup rivals. ...

Past and future converge in America's Cup challenger series

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The futuristic present and storied past of the America’s Cup will converge from Friday at Auckland, New Zealand when racing begins to find the latest winner of the famou...

Big-hearted Neil Wagner to miss 2nd NZ test against Pakistan

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Fast bowler Neil Wagner played almost all of New Zealand’s first cricket test against Pakistan with two broken toes but will not play the second test and is facing a six...

Team New Zealand wins America's Cup World Series

Defender Team New Zealand gained an early psychological edge over its America’s Cup rivals Saturday when it beat United States challenger American Magic and Italian challenger Luna Rossa to clinch the...

American Magic wins 1, loses 1 at America's Cup World Series

United States challenger American Magic had its first loss but stayed atop the leaderboard after the second day of racing Friday in the America’s Cup World Series off Auckland. Ameri...