New Zealand beat USA in 3rd race of America's Cup

Emirates Team New Zealand beat defenders Oracle Team USA in the third race of the 35th America's Cup on Bermuda's Great Sound on Sunday.

Emirates Team New Zealand (R) races against Oracle Team USA on June 17, 2017 in Hamilton, Bermuda
Emirates Team New Zealand (R) races against Oracle Team USA on June 17, 2017 in Hamilton, Bermuda (AFP)

Emirates Team New Zealand beat defenders Oracle Team USA in the third race of the 35th America's Cup on Bermuda's Great Sound on Sunday.

New Zealand, who went into the first-to-seven points series with a one-point deficit, led 2-0 with the fourth race to come later Sunday.