GREEN DRAGON - There are just over 1000 miles remaining for Leg 2, the front of the fleet has started to slow down as they approach to the Doldrums. Whilst the majority of the fleet have made losses on current leader Ericsson 4 in the last polling, Delta Lloyd and Team Russia at the back of the fleet have made some gains, with the Russians clocking up am impressive of 419 miles in the last 24 hours.
Over the past 24 hours Green Dragon and Telefónica Blue have been battling it out for fourth position. At the 1600 GMT position report Telefónica Blue was just 4nm ahead of the Dragon. Telefónica Black is still the furthest west and lost sixth place to Delta Lloyd, who has gained a massive 103 miles over the past 24 hours on the leader.
Leg Two Day 11: 1600 GMT Volvo Ocean Race Positions
(boat name/country/skipper/nationality/distance to finish)
Ericsson 4 SWE, DTF 1046 nm
Ericsson 3 SWE, + 12
PUMA Racing Team, + 15
Telefónica Blue ESP, +25
Green Dragon IRL/CHN, + 29
Delta Lloyd IRL, + 88
Telefónica Black ESP, +100
Team Russia RUS, +137