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Aug 16, 2012 | Newsday

USA, Japan, Germany set for women's U-20 World Cup

The United States , defending champion Germany and host Japan will be the leading title contenders at the women's under-20 World Cup, which kicks off this weekend.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics

Mon Aug 13, 2012

WJYI-AM Milwaukee

Soccer: U.S. survive Japan rally to win gold again

The United States won their third successive women's Olympic soccer title by beating Japan 2-1 in a superb gold medal match at Wembley Stadium on Thursday to avenge their defeat in last year's World Cup final.

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Related Topix: Sports, Abby Wambach, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, Yuki Ogimi, Tobin Heath, Hope Solo, Carli Lloyd

Fri Aug 10, 2012

PeoriaTimes-Observer

What to watch: Shields is Olympic champion middleweight

Tonight is a new episode of " Wipeout ." Watch tonight to laugh at all the crazy and funny obstacles these contestants are asked to conquer to win the grand prize.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Hope Solo, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, Carli Lloyd, Olympic Boxing, Claressa Shields, Nadezda Torlopova

Thu Aug 09, 2012

WTEN-TV Albany

Hope's glory: Solo leads US to Olympic soccer gold

Shannon Eastin earned her stripes by receiving the ultimate officials' compliment: It was almost as if she wasn't there.

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Related Topix: Sports, Abby Wambach, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, Hope Solo, Pia Sundhage, Christie Rampone, Carli Lloyd

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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