|35th America's Cup in Bermuda|
|Play-off final: 10-12 June America's Cup: 17-18 & 24-27 June|
|Coverage: Watch highlights on BBC Two, Red Button, Connected TVs, online and BBC Sport app from 11 June|
As one of sailing's top honours, the America's Cup was first contested in 1851 in a race between the United States and Great Britain around the Isle of Wight.
To celebrate the race to lift the Auld Mug, we take a look at the weird and wonderful trophies and stories behind them from the world of sport.
Picture credits: Getty and EPA.