ON TO MEDAL RACE TOMORROW WITH 6 RACES SAILED IN HEMPEL WORLD CUP SERIES, GENOA20 Apr 2019
Men's and Women's fleet completed fleet racing with 6 races and will advance to Sunday's Medal Races at 10:00 local time which will be live on World Sailing's YouTube Channel here.
Brazil's Fernanda Oliveira and Ana Luiza Barbachan wrapped up gold with a day to spare in the Women's 470. Three consecutive race wins gives them an unassailable lead of 28 points with just the Medal Race remaining.
The battle on Sunday will be for the remaining podium positions.
Zangjun Xu and Chao Wang (CHN) will enter the Men's 470 Medal Race on 47-points. Paul Snow Hansen and Dan Willcox (NZL) follow on 50 and Kilian Wagen and Gregoire Siegwart (SUI) are third on 57 points. Every sailor in the Men's 470 could make the podium on Sunday.
Racing is scheduled to start at 10:00 local time with the Women's 470 up first. The Men's 470
Source: World Sailing