Teen sailor forced to stop

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A 16-year-old Californian girl, Abby Sunderland, who set out to rival Australian teen Jessica Watson to become the youngest person to sail solo and unassisted around the world says she has to stop in Mexico with battery problems.

The unscheduled stop will dash Sunderland's hopes of a non-stop trip.

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