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America's Cup racing (sort of)

Competition in the Louis Vuitton Pacific Series, which features several America’s Cup syndicates match racing off Auckland, N.Z., started quickly with an upset when Britain’s newcomer TEAMORIGIN, with Olympic ace Ben Ainslie at the helm, put away the powerful Alinghi team from Switzerland. The home team, Emirates Team New Zealand, bested the American BMW Oracle crew led by Russell Coutts. Click here for more.