The Women`s WC final between Japan and US set the record for tweets per second, eclipsing the wedding of Prince William and Kate.
Germany is towering over Japan in the Women`s World Cup quarterfinals with a height advantage nearly as big as the home field advantage.
A hat-trick from skipper Homare Sawa and a first half Shinobu Ohno goal booked Japan a quarterfinal berth at the women`s World Cup with a 4-0 win over Mexico on Friday.
Australian coach Tom Sermanni expressed his regret as his young side narrowly failed to topple footballing superstars Brazil in their women`s World Cup opener.
Colombia face a baptism of fire in their first ever FIFA Women`s World Cup in a tough Group C where they open against European heavyweights Sweden on Tuesday.
England drew 1-1 with Mexico in their opening Group B match of the women`s World Cup on Monday.
Japan captain Homare Sawa says her side are targeting at least a third place finish at the Women`s World Cup in Germany.
Germany had their work cut out to beat New Zealand 2-0 whereas Olympic and world champions Netherlands crushed India 7-1 on the second day of the women`s World Cup on Monday.
Day in Pics: 18th September
Showbiz World - September 18, 2014
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