With hindsight, it was never really that close. Now, for the first time in over a century-and-a-half, the Americas Cup is bound for Europe. And Team New Zealand will be left with the long, tough task of figuring out what exactly went wrong. "They completely dominated us," said the Kiwi skipper, Dean Barker, who sailed admirably but whose steed could not compete with the all-around excellence of Alinghi. "They put together a faultless performance."