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BMW Oracle wins America's Cup

Updated: February 14, 2010, 4:24 PM ET
Associated Press

VALENCIA, Spain -- Still bundled against the cold in his white foul-weather gear, software tycoon Larry Ellison hoisted the America's Cup high in the air, then planted a kiss on the oldest trophy in international sports.

"Valencia -- muchas gracias!" the self-made billionaire screamed, following the ride of his life across the Mediterranean on one of the most remarkable boats ever built.

After sitting out Race 1 due to a weight limit, the 65-year-old Ellison was onboard his ...

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