Ian Williams is the new ISAF World Match Racing Champion after defeating Paolo Cian in the semi-finals of the Monsoon Cup, being sailed in Terengganu Malaysia.
Williams and Cian circle each other in pre-start of semi final match
A more detailed report from the Sail-World team will follow, in the meantime here are images from this afternoon's semi-final action. Peter Gilmour defeated Bjorn Hansen and now faces Williams in the final tomorrow.
Ian Williams on his way to defeating Paolo Cian - Monsoon Cup
Gilmour and Hansen protest each other in semi final - Monsoon Cup
Cian (foreground) with Williams (blue kite) at mark in semi final - Monsoon Cup
Hansen chases Peter Gilmour (partly obscured by Umpire boat) - Monsoon Cup