U.S. women win first gold in Olympic water polo
In a dominant performance, the Americans overpowered a young Spanish team on both ends of the pool to lead 5-2 by halftime, and they never looked back.
The U.S. has long been a power in women's water polo, but the Americans had never been able to translate the success they had at other major competitions to the Olympics, taking bronze in 2004 and silver in 2000 and 2008.
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