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Bob Ryan

US-Aussie rivalry is water-colored

By Bob Ryan
Globe Columnist / August 20, 2008

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BEIJING - Very simply put: They have a history. The United States and Australia are arch-enemies in women's water polo. The Aussies beat the Americans at the bell in Sydney in 2000 for the gold. The US squad edged Australia in Athens four years later for the bronze. This semifinal match was the 13th time the two have met this ... (Full article: 1045 words)

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