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  Sunday, 16 February, 2003, 00:15 GMT
Alinghi wins first race
America's Cup
Alinghi bt Team New Zealand

(Alinghi lead 1-0 best of nine race series)

Cindy Crawford and a race official prepare to start the first race of the America's Cup
American model Cindy Crawford prepares to start the first race of the best-of-nine America's Cup regatta

The New Zealand yacht's sail rips free as the after the boom is damaged
Early in the race, the New Zealand yacht suffers damage to the boom and the jib sail rips free from its stays

The damaged New Zealand boat, NZL-82, is towed back to port after retiring from the race
The stricken New Zealand boat is forced to abandon the race and accept a tow back to port

Team New Zealand skipper Dean Barker look disappointed after their race ends prematurely
A disappointed New Zealand skipper Dean Barker and his crew inspect the damage that cost them the race

The crew of the Swiss yacht, Alinghi, head towards the finish and victory in the first race
With the New Zealand challenger out of the way, the crew of Swiss boat Alinghi power their way to victory

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