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Tomy's boat de-masted in extreme weather that saw 14-metre high waves [Indian Navy]

Injured India sailor awaits rescue 3,300km from Australia’s coast

Indian Navy officer Abhilash Tomy suffered a serious back injury on Saturday when his 10-metre boat, Thuriya, de-masted in extreme weather that saw 14-metre high waves during the Golden Globe Race.

US halts search for marines off Australia

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