Who will win The Cup?

Of the 32 challenges since 1851, 28 have failed. But race veterans are predicting one of the closest-fought Cups ever. Here's a look at four of the favorites.

Luna Rossa
Luna Rossa
Italy's entry (heir to the 2000 challenger Prada) has great potential but has proven somewhat erratic on the water thus far.


Emirates Team New Zealand

BMW Oracle

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