• 27-JAN-2015

  • SOURCE: Volvo Ocean Race

Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing and Team Alvimedica on the podium, MAPFRE and Team Brunel less than two minutes apart

Early this morning, Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing and Team Alvimedica crossed Sanya's (China) finish line, and joined Dongfeng Race Team on the 2014-15 Volvo Ocean Race's Leg 3 podium.

MAPFRE and Team Brunel, caught in a drag race to the finish, reach Sanya within two minutes from each other. The Spanish boat was able to maintain its short lead over the Dutch team until the end of the leg.

Team SCA is expected on the finish line around 1300 UTC today.

LEG 3 RESULTS
1. Dongfeng Race Team (CHN) - 26/01/2015 - 23h31mn38s UTC - 23 days 13h 31mn 38s
2. Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing (UAE) - 27/01/2015 - 02h50mn30s UTC - 23 days 16h 50mn 30s
3. Team Alvimedica (USA/TUR) - 27/01/2015 - 03h51mn15s UTC - 23 days 17h 51mn 15s
4. MAPFRE (ESP) - 27/01/2015 - 04h23mn20s UTC - 23 days 18h 23mn 20s
5. Team Brunel (NED) - 27/01/2015 - 04h25mn10s UTC - 23 days 18h 25mn 10s
6. Team SCA (SWE) - 27/01/2015 - ETA 1300 UTC

RACE SCOREBOARD
1. Dongfeng Race Team (CHN) - 5pts
2. Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing (UAE) - 6pts
3. Team Brunel (NED) - 9pts
4. Team Alvimedica (USA/TUR) - 12pts
5. MAPFRE (ESP) - 15pts
6. Team SCA (SWE) - 18pts (pending)
7. Team Vestas Wind (DEN) - 20 pts (did not finish Leg 2, did not race Leg 3)