At 0049 UTC Liverpool crossed just ahead of Cardiff, beating the Welsh boat by just 3 minutes after 3,500 miles. Cardiff finished at 0052 UTC. Both boats are now approaching the harbour where fireworks, fruit and Caipirinhas await.
At 0312UTC, New York Clipper crossed the finish line to take fourth place. Durban was approximately eight miles behind and finished at 0422 UTC, just over 20 minutes ahead of sixth place Singapore Clipper.