Portsmouth, the city home to the Ben Ainslie Racing team's training base, will host the America's Cup World Series twice. The races will take place from July 23-26, 2015 and July 21-24, 2016. The announcement was made during a press conference in London.
Earlier it was announced about holding America's Cup World Series off the coast of Bermuda.
The America's Cup World Series is a series of races leading up to the main event. During the competition, teams earn points which will be used to position themselves for the next stage.