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Janine Beckie made Olympic history as Canada earned a dramatic 2-0 win over Australia on Wednesday in the opening women’s soccer match for both teams.

Janine Beckie of Canada (L) and Chloe Logarzo of Australia in action during their Olympic soccer opener at Corinthians Arena, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.Paulo Whitaker/Reuters

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Janine Beckie of Canada scores the first goal during the match between Canada and Australia at Arena Corinthians in Sao Paulo, Brazil.Alexandre Schneider/Getty Images

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Christine Sinclair (L) of Canada kicks the ball to score a goal marked by Lisa de Vanna of Australia during their Olympic soccer opener at Corinthians Arena, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.Miguel Schincariol/AFP / Getty Images

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Christine Sinclair of Canada celebrates their second goal during the match between Canada and Australia at Arena Corinthians in Sao Paulo, Brazil.Paulo Whitaker/Reuters

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Katrina Gorry of Australia falls in front of Kadeisha Buchanan and Desiree Scott of Canada during the match between Canada and Australia at Arena Corinthians in Sao Paulo, Brazil.Paulo Whitaker/Reuters

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Shelina Zadorski (L) of Canada and Michelle Heiman of Australia during their Olympic soccer opener at Corinthians Arena, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.Alexandre Schneider/Getty Images

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Referee Stephanie Frappart, left, gives Canada's Shelina Zadorsky, not seen in the photo, a red card during their Olympic soccer opener at Corinthians Arena, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.Nelson Antoine/The Associated Press

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Canadian and Australian players compete during their Olympic soccer opener at Corinthians Arena, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.Alexandre Schneider/Getty Images

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Canadian players celebrate their first goal against Australia during their Olympic soccer opener at Corinthians Arena, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.Alexandre Schneider/Getty Images

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Australia's Katrina Gorry, left, fights for the ball with Canada's Shelina Zadorsky during their Olympic soccer opener at Corinthians Arena, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.Nelson Antoine/The Associated Press

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