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Emirates Team New Zealand Sails Into History Books Winning 36th America's Cup
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Emirates Team New Zealand Sails Into History Books Winning 36th America's Cup Tens of thousands of fans descended on the America's Cup Race Village on Auckland's waterfront on Wednesday, 17 March 2020 to see Emirates Team New Zealand claim victory in race 10, winning the Match by a final margin of 7-3 against a spirited Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli team. They were joined by thousands of spectators watching today's action from vantage points overlooking the harbour, big screens around the region, and on the water with a flotilla of more than 1600 craft of all sizes flanking the course. Steve Armitage, Auckland Unlimited General Manager Destination, says: “We're thrilled Emirates Team New Zealand has been successful in defending the 36th America's Cup in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland. “The culmination of the...