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Sailing-Wild Oats win sixth Sydney-Hobart in record time
by NewsReader 12-27-2012

Dec 28 (Reuters) - Race favourite Wild Oats XI clinched their sixth Sydney to Hobart yacht race on Friday, beating their own race record. The Mark Richards-skippered super-maxi, which had been pushed along for much of Thursday by strong northerly winds, crossed the finish line in Tasmania at 0723 (2023 GMT) to break their own record by just under 20 minutes. Wild Oats set the record of one day ...

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