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U.S. finalizes roster for women's World Cup
U.S. finalizes roster for women's World Cup

U.S. national Coach Jill Ellis finalized her roster for June’s World Cup and the team she picked will be one of the oldest ever to play in a major international tournament. Cut from the team Tuesday were defenders Crystal Dunn, a 22-year-old with just 13 international caps, and Rachel Van Hollebeke, who played in the 2011 World Cup. If the U.S. makes it to the July 5 final, 10 of the 23 women in uniform for that game will be 30 years of age or older. And that could be a problem since this tournament will be the most physically demanding in women’s World Cup history. With the field expanding to 24 times for the first time, the two finalists will play a World Cup-record seven...

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