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Abby Wambach sets new mark

Updated: June 21, 2013, 9:36 AM ET
By Bonnie D. Ford | espnW

With her four goals against South Korea on Thursday night, U.S. striker Abby Wambach reached 160 career international tallies to pass Mia Hamm for the all-time soccer scoring record and stands atop what is arguably the most significant leaderboard in women's international team sports.

Here's why: Unlike other sports in that realm, women's international soccer has had nearly 30 years of consistent competition and accurate statistic-keeping. That gives Hamm's original ...

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