The Big Picture: Near Miss at The America's Cup

The moment Team New Zealand's America's Cup challenge nearly ended in disaster

In case you missed it over the weekend, this is the moment on Saturday when the Emirates Team New Zealand America's Cup boat, leading 6-0 going into the weekend, came within inches of capsizing under pressure from a reinvigorated Team Oracle USA, with Sir Ben Ainslie now onboard as tactician.

If the $10m AC72 catmaran had gone over, it's likely it would have spelt the end of New Zealand's challenge. But having narrowly avoided calamity, they now sit just 2 points from winning the trophy. www.americascup.com

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