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- The 161st Boat Race saw Oxford University deliver a thrashing to Cambridge University.
- The Men's Race saw Oxford power ahead at halfway and win by six lengths.
- The Women's Race power out of the blocks and clinch an easy victory by six-and-a-half lengths.
- Cambridge Men still lead the head-to-head battle 81-79.
- Oxford Men win their fourth race in the last five years.
- The Women's Race took place on the Tideway on the same day as the Men's for the first time ever.
- Cambridge Women also hold onto the overall head-to-head lead 41-29 though Oxford have won 12 of the last 16 races.
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