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John Kerry, U.S. Secretary Of State, Wins Bet On Women's World Hockey Championship

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Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs John Baird, left, shakes hands and gives up a case of Molson beer to US Secretary of State John Kerry, Thursday April 11, 2013 to pay off an earlier gentlemen's bet on a women's hockey tournament which the US won. (AP Photo/Paul J. Richards, pool) | AP

LONDON — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry now has a case of beer to quench his thirst as he continues a 10-day trip through the Middle East, Europe and Asia.

Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird presented Kerry with a 24-pack of Molson Canadian lager on Thursday to make good on their bet over who would win the women's world hockey championship.

The U.S. beat Canada 3-2 in the gold medal game on Tuesday in Ottawa.

Kerry, a Massachusetts native, had wagered a case of Samuel Adams.

Kerry and Baird were in London for a meeting of the foreign ministers of the Group of Eight industrialized nations.

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