Ainslie America's Cup victory

British Olympic hero Sir Ben Ainslie has led Oracle Team USA to a historic sporting comeback in sailing's America's Cup. They best Team New Zealand 9-8 after being 8-1 down in the series.

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Pictures: Sir Ben Ainslie leads Oracle to historic victory

Sir Ben Ainslie's Oracle team was lagging behind as it approached the finish line. Credit: Reuters
The team hard at work as they overtake their Kiwi rivals. Credit: Reuters
The Oracle overtook the New Zealand team in a dramatic finale. Credit: Reuters
Sir Ben Ainslie led the Oracle to beat Emirates Team New Zealand 9-8. Credit: Reuters

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