UPDATE 6:10am - USA Wins over Canada 8-7 with a walk off grounder.
The women of Team USA took the field again in the opening round of the women's baseball world cup currently being played in Japan. After two dominating wins, they faced Canada earlier this morning, following a 1 hour and 43 minute rain delay.
Throughout the game, it was a close contest with many changes in lead, as of the top of the sixth inning; a rain delay was in progress in this game that's being played in the afternoon Japan time.
Currently, the US has a seven-to-six lead over Canada.
After a day off on Thursday, the second round of the competition kicks on Friday.