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Match Racing – 2019 U.S. Match Racing Championship – Final results – Potts retains Prince of Wales Bowl


With no wind on the Final Day, Round-Robin Winner Pearson Potts, Boston, Guardians of the Monohulls defended his Match Racing Champion title ahead of Peter Holz, Glennview, Ill., Chicago YC and Jeffrey Petersen, Santa Ana, Calif., Balboa YC. After postponements on the first two days of the event, perfect sailing conditions prevailed during the Double-Round-Robin on San Francisco Bay. But the wind disappeared for the Semifinals and Finals, and the Round Robin leader board became final. With the victory, Potts also earns a berth in next Aprilu0092s Ficker Cup at Long Beach Yacht Club. —– The detailed report of US Sailing.