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The fast yacht 'Crusader' returns to Cowes with hopes of a repeat victory

The Crusader sailing out of harbour yesterday on the second day of Cowes Week, the annual event organised by the Royal Ocean Racing Club at the Isle of Wight. The 12m, class 1 channel handicap system yacht, owned by Richard Matthew, won the Brittania Cup - the week's biggest race - last year.

Photograph: Ian Ball

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