Ainslie makes it 6 in a row

Ben Ainslie, from Lymington in Hampshire, was confirmed as Finn World Champion for an unprecedented 6th time in Falmouth today but was denied the chance to finish the regatta in style, as light winds put paid to the final 10-boat medal race.

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Ben Ainslie on target for win

Three race wins amid ‘unbelievable’ conditions on the penultimate day of the J.P. Asset Management Finn Gold Cup in Falmouth yesterday has seen Ben Ainslie move within touching distance of an historic sixth Finn World Championship title.