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History repeats itself as Russian divers deny China

Sports | Jul 17, 2017
Evgenii Kuznetsov and Ilia Zakharov took gold in the 3-meter synchronized springboard as Russian divers denied China at the world swimming championships in Budapest.

In 2003, China also lost out to a Russian duo, Aleksandr Dobroskok and Dmitriy Sautin, in the same event.

Kuznetsov and Zakharov finished on 450.30 points, with Chinese pair Cao Yuan and Xie Siyi second on 443.40 points.

Ukraine's Oleg Kolodiy and Illya Kasha clinched bronze (429.99), with Olympic champions Jack Laugher and Chris Mears of Britain in fourth (418.20).

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE



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