Even blunder can't sink U.S. hopes
LONDON -- When the match was finally over, when the referees blew their whistles one last time and brought an end to an afternoon of insanity, the U.S. women's water polo team explained itself by insisting it had prepared for days like this. The Americans had trained to be ready for anything.
It was hard not to laugh. Because they were lying. Nobody prepares for this. No team in sports has a moment in practice where it simulates being one second away from victory only to ...
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