USA women enter semifinals at World League – China.org.cn

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While the defending champion United States and Australia swept their rivals with big margins, the Netherlands and the host China celebrated their narrow victories on the way to semifinals at the FINA Women’s Water Polo World League Super Final 2015 at the Oriental Sports Center here on Friday.

The United States, who blocked Russia 8-0 in the first half and led to a 10-0 run before the Russian found the gate three times in the third quarter, winning easily 17-6 (4-0, 4-0,5-3, 4-3)…

“It was not an easy victory. It doesn’t matter the scores. We played good and got some favorable calls in the first half. Our goalie saved some times. Everyone is tired in this tight schedule. It is always tough to play day after day, but we are prepared to play good for next game,” US head coach Ada[m] Krikorian said.

Source: US, Australia, Netherlands, China enter semifinals at women’s water polo – China.org.cn

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