Alex Alley is currently south of the Australian mainland, having travelled about 13,400 miles (21,565 km).
Robin Davie had not made any contact in six days but now is expected to arrive in Cornwall on Saturday.
Robin Davie has not made any contact in six days and was expected to arrive in Cornwall on Tuesday.
Alex Alley encountered problems with his on-board sensors shortly before reaching the start line
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