13 Nov 2011

Groupama's lead lessens in Volvo Ocean Race

11:14 am on 13 November 2011

The chasing pack in the Volvo Round the World Yacht Race are beginning to close the distance between it and race leader Groupama of France.

The French boat still holds a 93-mile lead over Puma with Telefonica of Spain 118 miles further back and Team New Zealand's Camper still fourth, 176 miles off the pace.