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Draw secures Argentina its first point in Women's World Cup history

(CNN)At the final whistle, goalkeeper Vanina Correa fell to her knees as her teammates embraced each other. Though they had not won, they had created history.The scoreline would suggest that the goalless draw between Japan and Argentina was a dull stalemate, but that would not do justice to what Argentina achieved on a balmy Parisian evening in the Parc de Princes.Argentina had lost all six of its previous World Cup games by an aggregate score of 33-2. Indeed, the underdogs were playing a Japan side ranked seventh in the world, 30 places above Argentina in FIFA's rankings.Visit CNN.com/sport for more news, videos and featuresAn indefatigable spirit -- and Japan's bluntness in attack -- ensured that the South Americans came away from a Wome ...