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Match Racing – 53rd Governors Cup Junior Championship – New Port Beach CA – Day 4 – Egnot-Johnson NZL defeats Takahshi NZL 3-2 in the Final

Being 0-2 in arrear in the Semi Final, Leonard Takahashi NZL (RNZYS) came back strongly and eliminated Frank Dair USA (CYC) 3-2 yesterday. Nick Egnot-Johnson NZL (RNZYS) had the upper hand on Jack Parkin USA (RYC/SS) 3-2 as well. In the all-Kiwi Final, Egnot-Johnson survived a late charge by Takahashi to win the finals 3-2; by all accounts, the closest racing in the 53-year history of the Governors Cup; Parkin tops Dair 2-1 in the Petit Final. —– The final report , the results overview and the event website.