Frenchman Bestaven wins Vendee Globe race after time bonus

REUTERS: Frenchman Yannick Bestaven was declared the winner of the Vendee Globe round-the-world sailing race in the early hours of Thursday after he was handed a time bonus of over 10 hours for his role in rescuing a fellow competitor.

The 48-year-old aboard ‘Maitre CoQ IV’ finished with a …