Stars & Stripes
Skipper: Dennis Conner.
Tactician: Tom Whidden.
Designer: Britton Chance, Jr.; Bruce Nelson; Dave Pedrick; John Marshall.
Sponsor: San Diego Yacht Club.
Sail No.: us55.
Elimination series record: 27-7.
Reached Challenger Final: 4-0 sweep of USA.
Reached America's Cup Final: 4-1 win over New Zealand.
Skipper: Iain Murray.
Tactician: Ian Burnes.
Designer: Iain Murray.
Sponsor: Royal Perth Yacht Club.
Sail No.: ka15.
Defender series record: 28-12.
Reached America's Cup Final: 5-0 sweep of Australia IV.