Thomson joy at 80 days feat

SAILING: Record-breaking Briton Alex Thomson toasted “a dream come true” yesterday after finishing the solo, non-stop, round-the-world Vendee Globe race in third place. Thomson, 38, completed the course in a British record 80 days, 19 hours and 23 minutes, finishing two days, 17 hours and seven minutes behind French winner Francois Gabart.