US women beat Colombia 2-0; World Cup qualifying next
In their final warm-up game before World Cup qualification on Tuesday night
, the U.S. women defeated Colombia 2-0 thanks to a goal by Kelley O'Hara in the 77th minute following a lengthy lightning delay.
The United States increased their home winning streak to 69 games.
In the 75th minute, there were reports of lightning in the area of Rio Tinto Stadium,
, which resulted in a more than 30-minute delay in play.
Both teams were preparing for World Cup qualifying in July, and this was the second of two games against Colombia
. The United States will compete in Australia and New Zealand for a third consecutive World Cup victory next summer