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Sailing: America's Cup preview

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America's Cup

When: Today, just before 6 a.m. after Monday's Race 1 was postponed. Another postponement would shift the first race to Friday.

Where: Valencia, Spain

The participants: The challenger, BMW Oracle Racing, sailing under the flag of Golden Gate Yacht Club of San Francisco, has a trimaran called USA. The defender, Alinghi Racing, sailing for the Swiss Société Nautique de Geneve, has a catamaran called Alinghi.

The races: Best-of-three format, two courses.

TV: None live in the United States; it will be streamed live at

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Sailing: America's Cup preview 02/07/10 [Last modified: Tuesday, February 9, 2010 9:43pm]
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