18 Nov 2009

Team NZ to face Russians

6:14 am on 18 November 2009

Team New Zealand will face the Russian team Synergy in the semi-finals of the Louis Vuitton Trophy off Nice.

As top qualifiers, Team New Zealand were able to choose its opponent from any of the three other top-four finishers... Team Origin of Britain, Azzurra of Italy or Synergy.

Origin will race Azzurra in the other semi-final.

Winners of the best of three semi-finals meet in the final and the losers race for third and fourth places.

The semi-finals start tomorrow night.