US women win fourth straight gold at World Cup, top China


              The United States hold their trophy as they celebrate on the podium after defeating China in the gold medal game at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)
            
              United States' Kelsey Plum dives to compete for the ball with China's Li Yueru, top, and Wang Siyu (5) during the gold medal game at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)
            China's players, right, shake hands with the United States' players following their gold medal game at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft) Players from China celebrate with former NBA start Yao Ming, fourth left, after winning silver medal in the final game against the United States at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft) United States' A'ja Wilson, left, is congratulated by her teammate Breanna Stewart after Wilson was named most valuable player of the tournament after the gold medal game at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft) Gold medalists the United States celebrate on the podium after defeating China in the final at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Mark Baker) Gold medalists the United States celebrate on the podium after defeating China in the final at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Mark Baker) Gold medalists the United States celebrate on the podium after defeating China in the final at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Mark Baker) Gold medalists the United States pose for photo after defeating China in the final at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Mark Baker) Players from the United States celebrate with with their trophy after defeating China in their gold medal game at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft) China's Wu Tongtong reacts with United States' Chelsea Gray following their gold medal game at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Mark Baker) Bronze medals Australia pose for a team photo at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Mark Baker) United States' Ariel Atkins lays up to shoot for goal against China during their gold medal game at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Mark Baker) China's Wu Tongtong is carried from the court by teammates during their gold medal game at the women's Basketball World Cup against the the United States in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Mark Baker) United States' Alyssa Thomas lays up to score a goal against China during their gold medal game at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Mark Baker) United States bench players celebrate during their gold medal game at the women's Basketball World Cup against China in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Mark Baker) China's Jin Weina attempts to keep the ball in play during their gold medal game at the women's Basketball World Cup against the United States in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Mark Baker) United States' Breanna Stewart runs at China's Jin Weina during their gold medal game at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Mark Baker) United States' Chelsea Gray , left, knocks the ball out of China's Han Xu hands during their gold medal game at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Mark Baker) United States' A'ja Wilson, left, shoots over China's Yang Liwei during their gold medal game at the women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)