Team Oracle accused of killing the America's Cup
Bruno Trouble is widely acknowledged as the architect of the America's Cup challenger series. He skippered two French challenges in 1977 and 1980, before establishing the Louis Vuitton Cup series in 1983 which continued until 2007. He's scathing of the direction in which the Amercia's Cup is being taken by the defenders Oracle Team USA. Team New Zealand is disputing the America's Cup Event Authority's right to shift the January 2017 regatta in Auckland to Bermuda where the entire event would be sailed.