Cup competitors back to court as talks collapse

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U.S. challenger BMW Oracle launched a new legal case Wednesday against Swiss defender Alinghi, just weeks before the scheduled start of their America's Cup duel, after negotiations between them broke down.

It was not immediately clear what effect the latest move would have on the plans for the 33rd America's Cup, set to start Feb. 8 in the Spanish port of Valencia.

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