Team NZ have got clear wind.
Oracle on the left have starboard advantage. Not much separates them.
Team NZ lead at around 56m. Oracle staying right behind them keeping the pressure on.
Very little between these two boats downwind.
Oracle gybe and Team NZ match. Oracle fall off the foils. The turn at mark two will be crucial.
Team NZ stretch lead to 94m after that foil-gybe.
Both boats head to the boundary and Team NZ turn dirty air on Oracle
Clean turn around the mark and they hold a 6 second lead.
Now the upwind leg. Oracle tack and Team NZ follow.
They both head towards Alcatraz.
Team NZ are heading straight to the boundary and Oracle forced to tack. Team NZ keep going.
And the boats now head towards the port side of the course and Oracle are forced to tack again which will cost them further. Team NZ lead now 214m.
Oracle just can't match when having to tack upwind. Their bow digs in quite a bit when they do compared to Team NZ.
Lead getting close to 300m now.
This is becoming a big lead for Team NZ. Team NZ tack and Oracle follow suit.
Team NZ continue a strong upwind leg. Oracle now 314m behind. Not much Oracle can do tactically here.
They head towards the port boundary and Oracle tack first.
Team NZ tack and that lead is now out to 373m.
If you're just joining us, Team NZ lead race 7 by 300m + after winning race 6 by 46 seconds.
They are halfway up the upwind leg now.
Lead out to around 400m now.
As they continue to tack upwind the lead continues to grow. Team NZ head to the port boundary.
Gate 3 in view now. From there it's into the final downwind leg.
The lead remains at around 400m.
A great rounding by Team NZ and they reach 43 knots straight away.
This lead could be over a minute. It was six seconds at the last mark....
Lead keeps growing as Oracle round the mark. Up to 1000m now.
Almost a minute behind, a 50 second gain for New Zealand upwind.