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Oracle Team USA Skippers Win in SF

The San Francisco portion of the America's Cup World Series came to an exciting conclusion Sunday, with Oracle skippers Russell Coutts and Jimmy Spithill both getting wins.

Sunday, Aug 26, 2012  |  Updated 4:52 PM PDT
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 The San Francisco portion of the America's Cup World Series came to an exciting conclusion Sunday, with Oracle skippers Russell Coutts and Jimmy Spithill both getting wins.

Coutts won the match-race championship, and Spithill came in on top with overall fleet race standings.

Spithill fell short by a mere second against Coutts in the one-on-one race, but he did edge out Team Korea for second-place in the fleet race, reports the Mercury News.

 Here are the remaining fleet-race final standings: Team Korea (65), Energy Team (55), Luna Rossa Swordfish (51), Artemis Racing White (48), Emirates Team New Zealand (43), Oracle Team USA Coutts (42), Artemis Racing Red (38), JP Morgan Ben Ainslie Racing (37) and China Team (15).

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