• 19-MAY-2012

  • SOURCE: Volvo Ocean Race

Abu Dhabi Wins PORTMIAMI In-Port Race for Third In-Shore Victory

As Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing cemented their reputation as formidable in-port contenders and took six points for the victory in the PORTMIAMI In-Port Race, French team Groupama scored a valuable five, taking them to 158 overall, just seven points back of overall leaders Team Telefónica.

In an incredible finish, PUMA Ocean Racing powered by BERG finished third by edging out CAMPER with Emirates Team New Zealand within metres of the finish line, to finish just nine seconds ahead.

Team Sanya finished fifth to score two points, while Team Telefónica scored just one point for sixth place, making them wide open to attacks from their opponents on the overall leaderboard with 165 points.


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