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Published:July 30th, 2010 10:00 EST
The U.S. Beat China in Water Polo World Cup

The U.S. Beat China in Water Polo World Cup

By Suren Hossein

The U.S. Water Polo Team defeated China at the opening of the 14th FINA Water Polo World Cup on Tuesday night.

 "It was a good opener to get on a winning track," said USA Head Coach Terry Schroeder. "We played well with a lot of opportunities; we just need to put the ball on the net. 

The American outfit beat the Asian powerhouse 10-6 in the event which is underway in Oradea, Romania. The U.S. is scheduled to face Serbia today.

 The U.S is in Group B along with Serbia, Croatia, and China. Hosts Romania is in Group A with Spain, Australia and Iran.  

The top three teams from each group will advance to the next stage.