Transcript for Olympics 2012: U.S. Women's Soccer Wins Gold
For team USA today's soccer final -- the ultimate do over the women's team had thought of little else than redemption after last July's gut wrenching loss to Japan in the World Cup. -- today the top prize belong to the United States right from the start. Charlie Lloyd scored in the eighth minute and from there the team never looked back use same -- did something never done before in the Olympics gold double double winning both the 100 meter and 200 meter. In -- consecutive games. And adding to yesterday's outstanding US all in track and field this afternoon America's Christian Taylor won the gold medal in men's triple jump. Teammate will clay took Silber. The American -- -- decathlon a poised to go 12 for the first time since 1956. World record holder Ashton Eaton and -- -- tray -- where it first and second is that they began leading the field. The successful turn on the track and field -- them lightly winning a gold and silver for the United States on the basketball court the American women's team. Have made it to the finals after turning away Australia the number two team in the world they're playing for a fifth straight -- And in the water American Haley Anderson swam for two straight hours that six miles only to lose gold by a half -- Finally Clarissa shields the seventeen year old middleweight known as T Rex punched her way to the gold medal forever part of that freshman class of women boxers the first. In Olympic history. Tom rivers BC news London.
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