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Photos: Canada takes to the pitch to battle Sweden in women's soccer

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Sweden's Marie Hammarstrom (12) and Canada's Rhiam Wilkinson (7) collide as Sweden scores a goal on Canada during their women's Group F football match at the London 2012 Olympic Games at St James' Park in Newcastle, northern England July 31, 2012.

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Sweden's Marie Hammarstrom, center, celebrates her goal her teammates during the group F women's soccer match against Canada at St James' Park in Newcastle, England, during the London 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, July 31, 2012.

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Sweden's Caroline Seger, right, vies for the ball with Canada's Christine Sinclair, left, during the group F women's soccer match at St James' Park in Newcastle, England, during the London 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, July 31, 2012.

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Canada's Melissa Tancredi (14) celebrates her goal with her teammates during the group F women's soccer match against Sweden at St James' Park in Newcastle, England, during the London 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, July 31, 2012.

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Canada's Diana Matheson, left, vies for the ball with Sweden's Nilla Fischer, right, during the group F women's soccer match at St James' Park in Newcastle, England, during the London 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, July 31, 2012.

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Sweden's Emma Berglund (L) and Canada's Jonelle Filigno (16) struggle for possession as Sweden's Lina Nilsson (13) comes to help at right during their women's Group F football match at the London 2012 Olympic Games at St James' Park in Newcastle, northern England July 31, 2012.

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A shot on goal by Canada's Melissa Tancredi (14) is blocked by Sweden's Lina Nilsson (13) who was not charged with a handball during their women's Group F football match at the London 2012 Olympic Games at St James' Park in Newcastle, northern England July 31, 2012.

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Sweden's Lisa Dahlkvist (7) and Canada's Melissa Tancredi (14) struggle for possession during their women's Group F football match at the London 2012 Olympic Games at St James' Park in Newcastle, northern England July 31, 2012.

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 Canada's Melissa Tancredi (C-14) heads the ball in for Canada's second goal past Sweden in their women's Group F football match at the London 2012 Olympic Games at St James' Park in Newcastle, northern England July 31, 2012.

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