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26 September 2001, 11:21 am
Wolfgang Hunger Leads
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505 World Championship
Cascais

Wolfgang Hunger is the new world championship leader. The German team Wolfgang Hunger / Holger Jess won Race 5 of the Quebramar 505 World Championship, and that has put them into the lead overall in Cascais, Portugal.
With light winds of around 4/5 knots, Hunger/Jess swept through the first two marks in front of the fleet, went down to third and fifth in the next ones, and then on the final upwind, they managed to returned to the lead. With this victory, Wolfgang Hunger, former 470 world champion, and Holger Jess passed the Swedes Krister Bergstrom/Thomas Moss, who finished 19 in this race, in the top of the overall classification.

Results:

1. GER HUNGER, Wolfgang / JESS, Holger 2 10 3 5 1 11 pts
2. SWE BERGSTROM, Krister / MOSS, Thomas 4 4 10 1 19 19 pts
3. GBR PINNELL, Ian / HANCOCK, Tim 6 9 2 4 16 21 pts
4. USA THOMPSON, Daniel / ZINN, Andrew 5 7 15 10 4 26 pts
5. USA HAMLIN,Howard / MARTIN, Mike 18 1 26 3 10 32 pts
6. AUS VAN MUNSTER, Brett / LANGE, Geoff 1 17 23 17 6 41 pts
7. USA ADAMSON, Nick / NORMAN, Alan 11 5 7 41 20 43 pts
8. DEN LARSEN, Per / ANDERSEN, Uffe 3 33 38 6 5 47 pts
9. SWE MOLUND, Johan / BARNE, Johan 44 2 13 30 3 48 pts
10. AUS STODART, Hugh / GORMAN, Simon 7 6 1 35 41 49 pts

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