Oracle with starboard advtange as they look to cross again.
Oracle cross in front of Team NZ this time.
It's very close at the moment.
Oracle lead around 50 metres. A drag race for the next phase as they both head to the boundary.
"This is OK," says Ray Davies. "A little lower. a little faster".
A Team USA protest this time.
NZ lead around 15 metres now.
Another lead change there but can NZ hold on this time?
Team NZ lead at around 90m but can they hold that advatange on the next cross?
Team NZ lead at around 100m now and in a strong position. They are giving Oracle bad air.
The boats split the course again setting up for another cross.
The boats tack again and Team NZ stretch their lead. Every tack, NZ gain.
Oracle going all the way to the boundary now.
Oracle make a small gain as both boats eye the top mark.
Plenty of match racing in this upwind leg. Team NZ make another gain.
Team NZ forcing Oracle to do two extra tacks.
Team NZ tack once again. The top mark is not too far away now. From there it is the final downwind leg.
Not much wind near the top mark. Very light.
Yes Team NZ hold a 190m lead heading toward the top mark. They were behind by 8 seconds at the second mark but made the pass midway up the upwind leg.
Team NZ go around the top mark and head for home.
That lead is now up to 450m. Not much Oracle can do on this leg. They don't have the speed over team NZ to make up that sort of distance.