At the conclusion of the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Qualifiers on Saturday, the defender, Oracle Team USA, finished one point ahead of Emirates Team New Zealand. 

Four teams went through to the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Challenger Playoffs Semi-Finals: Emirates Team New Zealand, which is racing Land Rover BAR of Britain, and SoftBank Team Japan, facing Artemis Racing of Sweden. The winners of this round will then compete in the Challenger Playoffs Finals, with the victor becoming the official challenger to Oracle Team USA for the 35th America’s Cup.

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