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Russia beats Netherlands in water polo quarters

2009-07-27 23:11:13 GMT2009-07-28 07:11:13 (Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

ROME, July 27 (Xinhua) -- Olympic women's water polo champions, the Netherlands suffered a quarterfinal loss to Russia at the world swimming championships on Monday.

Russia led 7-4 after three periods before rounding off a 9-7 victory.

Reigning world champions United States made it to the last four by beating Spain 9-6.

Canada and Greece are the other semifinalists after they beat Hungary 9-7 and Australia 4-3 respectively.

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