This will bring hundreds of thousands of visitors to the city, and be hugely beneficial to the local economy.
Being awarded the successful bid for one of the most important sailing events in the world once again demonstrates Cardiff’s ability to deliver major international sporting events on the world stage.
It proves our reputation as an event city as well as providing an opportunity for many non sailors to try the sport through a co-ordinated programme of sailing activities before, during and following the event.
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It will be a bright start to Saturday, with some sunny spells. However, cloud and rain will reach the far west by late-afternoon.
Researchers at Cardiff University have unveiled a new drug that's extending the lifetimes of some cancer patients.
Showers will become confined to northern parts through the course of the night, with clear spells developing elsewhere.