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Players file lawsuit in Canada over World Cup turf

FILE - In this May 8, 2014, file photo, United States' forward Abby Wambach (20) goes up for the header against Canada's defender Rebecca Quinn (3) during first half of an exhibition soccer match in Winnipeg, Manitoba. A group of elite players has filed a lawsuit in Canada challenging plans to play the 2015 Women's World Cup on artificial turf. The players, led by U.S. women's national team forward Abby Wambach, filed Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in the human rights tribunal of Ontario next week, attorney Hampton Dellinger said. THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods Show/Hide caption

FILE - In this May 8, 2014, file photo, United States' forward Abby Wambach (20) goes up for the header against Canada's defender Rebecca Quinn (3) during first half of an exhibition soccer match in Winnipeg, Manitoba. A group of elite players has filed a lawsuit in Canada challenging plans to play the 2015 Women's World Cup on artificial turf. The players, led by U.S. women's national team forward Abby Wambach, filed Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in the human rights tribunal of Ontario next week, attorney Hampton Dellinger said. THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods

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A group of elite players has filed a lawsuit in Canada challenging plans to play the 2015 Women's World Cup on artificial turf.

The players, led by U.S. women's national team forward Abby Wambach, filed Wednesday in the Ontario Human Rights ......

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