Pictures: Sir Ben Ainslie leads Oracle to historic victory

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

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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.