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Finn – European Championship 2019 – Athens GRE – Day 4 – Paine USA 12th now with an Olympic berth, Ramshaw CAN 14th

Giles Scott GBR extended his lead in the Finn Europeans on 15 points during the three races sailed yesterday in sun and a light but increasing wind in Athens GRE. New on rank 2 is the World Champion Berecz Zsombor HUN. Andy Maloney NZL is now on rank 3. An important step ahead on rank 12 with 120 pts made the 2016 Bronze Medalist Caleb Paine USA now just taking the last of the 4 berths available for the 2020 Olympic Regatta in Tokyo. But Ioannis Mitakis GRE follows closely behind with a 2 point backlog on Paine. The other qualifiers for the moment are Anders Pedersen NOR (rank 9, 102 pts), Jorge Zarif BRA (rank 10, 103 pts) and Nils Theuninck SUI (rank 11, 112 pts). —- The ranking list, the daily news and the video of the day.