VAR technology playing big role at 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup

First Women's World Cup to use the tech.
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The German and Australian women's national football teams battle it out at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Photo credit: Rovena Rosa/Agencia Brasil

Video assistant referee, better known as VAR, is playing a big role at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup football tournament.

The tournament is currently underway in France.

This is the first FIFA Women's World Cup to use the technology.

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