Reams of words will flow about the thorough beating Luna Rosa administered to Frackeos in the recently completed Prada Cup (7-1), but there is only one real issue that ultimately mattered.
No doubt Ben Ainslie on GBR got beat with alarming frequency at the start line through all 8 races by Jimmy Spithill. It was both troubling to watch from the pome perspective, and no doubt awesome from the eye-talion camp. Spithill put on a modern-day AC starting line clinic that Ainslie really had no answer for.
And while there weren’t a lot of obvious differences between how the boats were sailed, one thing became abundantly clear – Ineos is a dog….