SOCHI, Russia, Feb. 20 (UPI) --
Canada won the Olympic gold medal in women's hockey Thursday, staging a late comeback in the title game and downing the United States in overtime 3-2.
The Americans had a 2-0 lead heading into the final four minutes of regulation. Canada won its fourth straight Olympic gold medal in women's hockey.
Switzerland won the bronze by defeating Sweden in the third-place contest.
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