The USA (New York Sharks) went on to beat Japan with a score of 20-14 in Game 1 of the IFAF Flag World Championship that is being held today and tomorrow in Quebec, Canada.
The day is not over for the New York Sharks, who were chosen to represent the USA in this first ever American participation World Tournament.
The USA will play two more games today. First they will face Austria and then Israel.
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