Team NZ out to a 140m lead.
A win for Barker there but Oracle now to force pressure on Team NZ. All eyes on the wind limit again.
Don't say we're going to have another race postponed with Team NZ leading.
Team NZ lead out to about 170m. Oracle tack first.
Can Oracle force pressure like they did in race 8 yesterday? Team NZ were too far behind to do sa earlier today.
Lead staying around the 150 mark.
Oracle will look to split the course at mark 2 once again.
Look out for some more close racing upwind.
Oracle do an extra gybe to split the course upwind. It will extend Team NZ's lead for now.
Team NZ go around mark 2 in the lead.
Here come Oracle around the righthand side.
10 seconds behind. Team NZ were 8 seconds behind in race 9.
A bad round marking by Oracle. There first mistake of the day.
So Team NZ on the left handside of the course. Oracle on the right as they set to cross over each other.
Oracle finding more speed upwind it seems. Can Team NZ hold on?
Like yesterday, they are putting the pressure on Team NZ from behind.
Once they get by Alcatraz the choppy water will reduce which might suit Team NZ.
Oracle up to 30kts. Team NZ around the 27kts.But Team NZ still hold the advantage.
Lead still at around 130m. Team NZ holding on upwind.
Every tack is huge. One mistake could decide this.
Remember the only time Oracle have passed Team NZ was yesterday when Team NZ almost tipped.
Some serious match racing here. Oracle edging close putting more pressure on Team NZ. Lead down under 100m.
Oracle think they might have a piece of Team NZ. They're going to try and roll over.
Oracle have taken the lead!
The first time in this regatta that Oracle pass upwind. They reached 34 kts at one point. Team NZ will have a chance to gain it back at next cross.
Oracle go all the way to the boundary.
This is the biggest moment of thje regatta right here.
Team NZ take the lead back!
Can they hold this lead to the top mark?