Russia makes one-two finish in rhythmic gymnastics individual at Rio Olympics

Source:Xinhua Published: 2016/8/21 6:33:24

Dominating Russian rhythmic gymnasts Margarita Mamun and Yana Kudryavtseva made one-two finish in the individual all-around final at the Rio Olympic Games on Saturday.

Mamun, 20, led the final squad of 10 with a total score of 76.483 points, followed by three-time world champion Kudryavtseva in 75.608 points.

It's the fifth consecutive win for Russia in this event at Olympics and the third time that Russian gymnasts made one-two finish after 2012 and 2004.

Ganna Rizatdinova from Ukraine took the bronze medal on 73.583 points.

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