Ian Williams won a record-equalling fourth ISAF Match Racing World Championship today after beating his arch rival Bjorn Hansen in the Quarter-Final of the Monsoon Cup, the finale of the Alpari World Match Racing Tour.
Williams (GAC Pindar) has equalled the record of Peter Gilmour (AUS) YANMAR Racing, who had earlier this week announced his intention to retire after this event.
Phil Robertson (NZL) WAKA Racing and Taylor Canfield (USVI) USone also progressed to the Monsoon Cup Semi Final after winning their respective Quarter Finals against Pierre-Antoine Morvan (3-1) and Keith Swinton (AUS) Black Swan Racing (3-1).
The Monsoon Cup Semi Finals and Final will take place on Saturday 8 December.
7 December 2012 14:51 GMT