Bermuda Sailing America Cup 2017 Qualifying Semi-Finals
It is Semi-Final time of the Louis Vuitton America's Cup will be decided on the Great Sound
Drama in Race One as Land Rover BAR drop off their foils and into the water following the gate 2 turn. Something appears to be wrong with their boat, minutes later Sir Ainslie Ben confirmed Land Rover BAR were retiring from the race handing the victory to Emirates Team New Zealand.
Race Two of the Semi-Final saw Soft Bank Team Japan sail smoothly throughout to take the win and first point over Artemis Racing.
Emirates Team New Zealand cross the start line alone in the Second Race of their Semi-Final against Land Rover BAR who were unable to return to racing from an earlier retirement and sealed a 2nd victory.
In the Second Semi-Final of the Artemis Racing against Soft Bank Team Japan, saw an important win for Artemis Racing who level the score up at 1-1 against Soft Bank Team Japan after taking the line honors.