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Paige Railey retakes lead at Radial Worlds

The fleets have now split into gold and silver for the final races at the Women's Laser Radial World Championship in Rizhao, China. Paige Railey of the USA takes back the lead with a first and fourth and is eight points ahead of Sara Winther of New Zealand with Josefin Losson of Sweden in third place.

Britain's Alison Young opened with a second, but slipped to finish tenth in her second race and finished the day in sixth, 12 points off the lead. The racing is very close with Young in the middle of a group of nine, covered by just eight points chasing Paige.

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Overnight leader Evi Van Acker of Belgium crashed to 14th, one place behind Olympic Champion Lijia Xu who also lost places and Annalise Murphy of Ireland finished the day in 19th.

Chloe Martin, 24th and Hannah Snellgrove, 25th both made it into the gold fleet. Georgina Povall missed the cut by four points and is second in the silver fleet behind Sayoko Harada of Japan.

Radial Gold Fleet - Women's World Championship, Day 3 after 6 races (77 entries)
1st USA Paige Railey 3 2 -8 4 1 4 22 14 pts
2nd NZL Sara Winther 6 -14 2 3 8 3 36 22 pts
3rd SWE Josefin Olsson 1 8 7 5 -10 4 35 25 pts
4th CHN Dongshuang Zhang 4 3 6 -24 7 5 49 25 pts
5th NED Marit Bouwmeester 5 -10 5 5 10 1 36 26 pts
6th GBR Alison Young 2 -16 10 2 2 10 42 26 pts
7th FIN Tuula Tenkanen (BFD [40.0]) 16 1 8 2 1 68 28 pts
8th CRO Tina Mihelic 2 8 10 1 -11 7 39 28 pts
9th BEL Emma Plasschaert -11 9 3 6 5 7 41 30 pts
10th CAN Isabella Bertold 7 5 8 -19 11 2 52 33 pts
11th DEN Sarah Gunni 9 2 7 9 6 -15 48 33 pts
12th CHN Daiqing Zhou 3 11 9 2 -12 9 46 34 pts
13th CHN Lijia Xu (BFD [40.0]) 1 11 6 5 13 76 36 pts
14th BEL Evi Van Acker 4 23 1 1 (DNF [40.0]) 8 77 37 pts
15th FRA Amelie Riou (BFD [40.0]) 5 3 12 17 2 79 39 pts
16th ESP Alicia Cebrian 5 13 5 4 19 -25 71 46 pts
17th EST Anna Pohlak 16 7 -28 13 3 14 81 53 pts
18th CHN Min Gu 7 6 -32 16 8 19 88 56 pts
19th IRL Annalise Murphy 15 20 2 3 18 -27 85 58 pts
20th TUR Nazli Cagla Donertas (BFD [40.0]) 12 11 11 14 11 99 59 pts
21st BRA Fernanda Decnop Coelho 8 12 20 7 -29 15 91 62 pts
22nd FRA Mathilde de Kerangat 10 18 13 (UFD [40.0]) 9 13 103 63 pts
23rd CHN Xiaowen Ni 20 1 -25 21 14 8 89 64 pts
24th GBR Chloe Martin 8 11 15 -18 18 12 82 64 pts
25th GBR Hannah Snellgrove 13 19 14 11 9 -21 87 66 pts
26th CHN Xia Chen DNE [40.0] 6 -18 17 3 5 89 71 pts
27th CAN Brenda Bowskill 17 20 9 20 -22 6 94 72 pts
28th DEN Anne-marie Rindom 24 17 16 13 (DNC [40.0]) 3 113 73 pts
29th LTU Milda Eidukeviciute 16 18 -35 18 4 17 108 73 pts
30th NZL Rachel Basevi 9 -30 19 8 28 9 103 73 pts
31st ITA Joyce Floridia 11 15 -26 24 15 10 101 75 pts
32nd FRA Marie Bolou 12 -23 22 19 6 17 99 76 pts
33rd POL Anna Weinzieher 6 -26 20 21 19 12 104 78 pts
34th JPN Kanako Hiruta 20 4 -30 15 15 25 109 79 pts
35th BLR Tatiana Drozdovskaya (BFD [40.0]) 35 6 10 22 6 119 79 pts
36th ISR Oren Jacob (BFD [40.0]) 13 19 28 4 16 120 80 pts
37th JPN Manami Doi (BFD [40.0]) 7 13 20 1 BFD [40.0] 121 81 pts
38th POL Paulina Czubachowska 18 19 -23 22 7 16 105 82 pts
39th AUS Ashley Stoddart 19 28 4 -31 13 20 115 84 pts

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3 October 2013 19:29 GMT


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