Super tight race on 1 m springboard for A Boys!

27.6.2018

Three different national anthems were presented as divers from Germany, Spain and Russia claimed their medals after the evening finals. 

In A-girls’ platform competition Elena Wassen from Germany took gold medal with 411.50 points. Silver was claimed by Russia’s Irina Astashkina who scored 382.15 points. Pauline Pfeif improved her standing after preliminaries winning bronze and scoring 368.70 points. 

A-boys’ final competition was very tight. Before the last dive four divers were within four points from each other and reaching for the gold medal. Event concluded in favor of Spain. Matthew Wade Gardiner took the first place with 476,65 points, leaving his teammate Adrian Abadia Garcia behind with only 0,7 points. Great Britain’s Anthony Harding finished third very close to the Spanish rivals scoring 472.90.

A/B Girls’ platform syncro event brought Russian team the third gold medal in this competition. Valeriia Belova and Anna Chuinyshena scored 242.76 points. Italian team – Maia Biginelli and Elettra Neroni – took the silver medal with 235.50 points. Phoebe Banks and Emily Martin from Great Britain earned the bronze with 232.89 points.

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