Host China opens with win

[VIDEO] On Wednesday, Women's World Cup host China opened its campaign with a 3-2 win over Denmark 3-2, as sub Song Xiaoli hit the decider with two minutes left. Two-time FIFA World Player of the Year Marta scored twice in Brazil's 5-0 win over New Zealand. Australia won its first Women's World Cup game; Lisa De Vanna struck twice in a 4-1 win over Ghana. Canada fell, 2-1, to Norway on goals by Ragnhild Gulbrandsen and Ane Stangeland.

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