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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.

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Britain's Ainslie helps Team USA to famous comeback

Macclesfield-born Ben Ainslie has won four Olympic gold medals. Credit: Reuters

British Olympic champion Sir Ben Ainslie will be credited with helping to complete one of the most remarkable comebacks in sporting history after being recruited to Team USA as tactician at 7-1 down in the America's Cup competition.

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