Australian Fox wins canoe slalom world title

Wet work: Jessica Fox took the gold after only just qualifying for the canoe slalom world championships.

Australia's Jessica Fox has won gold in the K1 at the canoe slalom world championships in France after only just qualifying for the final and only a day after a her C1 disappointment.

Bell doesn't plan to defend Loyal's record

Happy days: Perpetual Loyal skipper Anthony Bell also took line honours in 2011 with Investec Loyal.

Anthony Bell won't defend Perpetual Loyal's record-breaking Sydney to Hobart race title, with the owner-skipper instead planning to put the boat up for sale as he moves towards a "new and hot" sailing challenge.