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Wambach wins it in second OT

Updated: August 27, 2004, 11:58 AM ET
Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece -- Mia Hamm knew her final game wasn't her best -- that her teammates deserved the credit for the gold medal around her neck.

"They carried me tonight, that's for sure," Hamm said.

So be it. After all, for most of the last 17 years, Hamm has carried women's soccer.

Hamm left the game as a winner Thursday night, receiving her second gold medal to go with her two World Cup titles. The United States defeated Brazil 2-1 in overtime, a victory led by ...

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