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Rumours surface of America’s Cup rival series from Oracle Boss Larry Ellison

Rumours of an America's Cup alternative global series from Oracle Boss Larry Ellison.

Oracle's billionaire founder Larry Ellison is being linked to a new series involving the foiling catamarans used in the last America's Cup. Sailing website Scuttlebutt reports rumours are circulating the yachts are being converted to one design at Core Builders in Warkworth, the company owned by Ellison. Kiwi sailing legend Russell Coutts,

New America’s Cup boats will be beasts – Spithill

New America's Cup boats will be beasts says James Spithill

America's Cup veteran Jimmy Spithill has labelled the new boat to be used in Auckland "a beast" that will take the game to "another level". Australian Spithill has remained strangely quiet since joining Italian syndicate Luna Rossa after winning and losing the Auld Mug with American billionaire Larry Ellison's Oracle Team