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Dongfeng Race Team (Charles Caudrelier) first to arrive in The Hague and they win the Volvo Ocean Race

In the closest finish in race history, Dongfeng Race Team has won the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18.

Skipper Charles Caudrelier led his team to victory in the final leg of the race, a 970-mile sprint from Gothenburg, Sweden to The Hague.

Incredibly, it marked the first leg win for the team and it couldn't have come at a better time.

Leg 11 Positions as at 16:15 UTC on Sunday 24 June:

1. Dongfeng Race Team (Charles Caudrelier) - - Arrived 15:22:32 UTC
2. Team AkzoNobel (Simeon Tienpont) - - Arrived 15:38:31 UTC
3. MAPFRE (Xabi Fernández) -- Arrived 15:39:25 UTC
4. Team Brunel (Bouwe Bekking) -- Arrived 15:45:52 UTC
5. Turn The Tide on Plastic (Dee Caffari) -- Arrived 15:56:56 UTC
6. Sun Hung Kai Scallywag (David Witt) -- Arrived 16:01:32 UTC
7. Vestas 11th Hour Racing (Charlie Enright) -- Arrived 16:05:36 UTC

Volvo Ocean Race Overall Points Leaderboard after Leg 11

1. Dongfeng Race Team – 72 points
2. MAPFRE – 70 points
3. Team Brunel – 69 points
4. team AkzoNobel – 59 points
5. Vestas 11th Hour Racing – 39 points
6. SHK / Scallywag – 32 points
7. Turn the Tide on Plastic – 32 points

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