Stuart Alexander is Sailing Correspondent for The Independent.
09 August 2014 01:21 AM
With typical bravura style, the Kiwis became the first to make a formal announcement that it will again challenge for the America’s Cup, date in 2017 to be announced, venue to be announced.
07 August 2014 05:47 PM
“They won’t like it,” said the veteran Sir Robin Knox-Johnston
03 August 2014 04:20 PM
It started with a bobble, needed a major comeback in the semi-finals, squeaked into the final on the last 50 metres of the deciding fifth race, and then Ian Williams went on to lift the Polish match racing championship in Sopot. Williams has won the world championship four times and wants it back for what would be a record fifth time and, if at times things seemed to be running against him, the gods were on his side when it mattered, even to cutting short his final against Mathieu Richard of France. The clock came to his aid when he was 2-1 up in the best of five and the celebrations could begin.
Alpari World Match Racing Tour: Ian Williams triumphs in quarter finals in Poland as Canfield cruises to semis
02 August 2014 01:43 PM
Williams saw off the challenge from local hero Karol Jablonski
29 July 2014 06:25 PM
A steady as she goes meeting of four of the possible five challengers with the America’s Cup defender has decided in London to demand much more talking and to include long-term planning along with arrangements for the next event, scheduled for 2017.
27 July 2014 04:30 PM
While Sir Ben Ainslie leads his team into another round of talks in London on Tuesday the door has been closed firmly in the faces of his old friends from New Zealand.
25 July 2014 09:21 PM
The carte blanche given to Oracle director Sir Russell Coutts to negotiate with both Bermuda and San Diego should come as a welcome development to the America’s Cup Event Authority
America's Cup: Team Australia pull out of the running for the 35th America's Cup to deliver the latest major blow to possible 2017 race
19 July 2014 01:58 PM
Hamilton Island Yacht Club announce that they will not participate in the next running of the America's Cup, expected to be held in three years time
15 July 2014 06:32 PM
San Francisco has been dropped as the host
11 July 2014 05:06 PM
A busy weekend for Olympic champion and America’s Cup challenger Sir Ben Ainslie includes a flight to Los Angeles for a summit meeting at which all the potential challengers for the next cup, scheduled for 2017, will discuss problems with the current developments.
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