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US women stunned in semi-final loss to Canada
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US women stunned in semi-final loss to Canada

In the gold medal match, Canada will face the winner of the other semi-final between Australia and Sweden which is being played later Monday The World Cup-winning United States fell to a surprise 1-0 defeat to Canada in the semi-finals of the women's Olympic football tournament Monday, with Jessie Fleming grabbing the winner with a 75th minute penalty. In the gold medal match, Canada will face the winner of the other semi-final between Australia and Sweden which is being played later Monday. The crucial moment, in a game which had produced little incident, came when Tierna Davidson challenged Deanne Rose on the edge of the penalty area. After a video review, a penalty was awarded. Canada's veteran striker Christian Sinclair initially had the ball in her hands, but Fleming to...