1974 America's Cup
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|Defender United States|
|Defender club:||New York Yacht Club|
|Challenger club:||Royal Perth Yacht Club|
|Location:||Newport, Rhode Island, United States|
|Dates:||10–17 September 1974|
|Winner:||New York Yacht Club|
The 1974 America's Cup was held in September 1974 at Newport, Rhode Island. The US defender, Courageous, skippered by Ted Hood, defeated the Australian challenger, Southern Cross, skippered by James Hardy, four races to zero.
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