BBC Sport - America's Cup: Can Sir Ben Ainslie's British Land Rover BAR team win World Series?
Can Ainslie's team win America's Cup World Series?
- From the section Sailing
Sir Ben Ainslie's Land Rover BAR team continue their attempt to become the first British team to win the America's Cup this weekend when the final round of the nine-event World Series takes place in Japan.
Ainslie's Land Rover BAR team are top of the leaderboard, 14 points ahead of the defending champions Oracle Team USA (OTUSA), with the end of a lengthy qualification process in sight.
Points gathered in the World Series, in which the six teams race in identical boats, will count towards the Qualifier Series which takes place in Bermuda in May and June 2017. The winner of that will face OTUSA in the 2017 America's Cup - also in Bermuda - later in June.
Watch highlights of the final round of the America's Cup World Series from Japan on Monday 21 November at 20:00 GMT on BBC Red Button, the BBC Sport website & app.
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