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  • The night that turned the race on its head

    The night that turned the race on its head

    This first night was always going to be the toughest part of the 2015 Rolex Sydney Hobart - a southerly buster - 25 to 30 knot winds with big gusts against a south flowing current, in the pitch black of night.
  • Southerly Buster Causes Havoc

    Southerly Buster Causes Havoc

    The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race has taken a dramatic turn during tonight with the major super maxi contenders for line honours either retired or trying to effect repairs as they have confronted an extreme southerly change off the NSW south coast, along with others in the fleet.
  • Wild Oats XI retired

    Wild Oats XI retired

    Record holding eight time Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race line honours victor, Wild Oats XI, has retired from the race after reporting a torn mainsail.
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  • The night that turned the race on its head
    • 27 Dec, 2015 06:30:00 AM

    The night that turned the race on its head

    This first night was always going to be the toughest part of the 2015 Rolex Sydney Hobart - a southerly buster - 25 to 30 knot winds with big gusts against a south flowing current, in the pitch black of night.

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  • Southerly Buster Causes Havoc
    • 27 Dec, 2015 01:00:00 AM

    Southerly Buster Causes Havoc

    The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race has taken a dramatic turn during tonight with the major super maxi contenders for line honours either retired or trying to effect repairs as they have confronted an extreme southerly change off the NSW south coast, along with others in the fleet.

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  • Wild Oats XI retired
    • 26 Dec, 2015 11:00:00 PM

    Wild Oats XI retired

    Record holding eight time Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race line honours victor, Wild Oats XI, has retired from the race after reporting a torn mainsail.

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  • Rolex Sydney Hobart Race Start
    • 26 Dec, 2015 08:30:00 PM

    Rolex Sydney Hobart Race Start

    The official Channel 7 start footage of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

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  • Heading to Hobart
    • 26 Dec, 2015 07:00:00 PM

    Heading to Hobart

    Hundreds of thousands of spectators lined the shores of Sydney Harbour to salute the fleet of 108 yachts as they commenced the 628 nautical mile trek to Hobart for the 71st edition of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

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  • Wild start when nothing went to plan
    • 26 Dec, 2015 05:00:00 PM

    Wild start when nothing went to plan

    If the start of the 2015 Rolex Sydney Hobart is any indication, this race is going to have more twists and turns than any Broadway murder mystery and nothing will pan out the way we think it will.

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  • Dock Talk December 26 p.m
    • 26 Dec, 2015 05:00:00 PM

    Dock Talk December 26 p.m

    Comanche skipper Ken Read says they're pushing hard to keep the lead, while four yachts have retired safely to the CYCA.

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  • Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race: Three out
    • 26 Dec, 2015 02:20:00 PM

    Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race: Three out

    There have been three early retirements from the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

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  • Comanche steals the thunder
    • 26 Dec, 2015 01:55:00 PM

    Comanche steals the thunder

    The US supermaxi Comanche has stolen the spotlight in this year’s Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, leaping ahead of Wild Oats XI and Perpetual Loyal as they led the fleet down the NSW coast in a brisk, following north-easterly.

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