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Saturday 19 August 2017

Fleet prepares for last leg of Volvo race

The last leg of the Volvo Ocean race is due to get underway in Stockholm today.

The Ericsson 4 team has already been declared the winner of the 42,500-mile event, which stopped over in Galway earlier this year.

The final leg takes the fleet on a 400-mile trip from Stockholm to St Petersburg.

The Irish team Green Dragon is fifth of eight competitors.

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