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Diving: Hannah Starling and Alicia Blagg secure synchro silver

October 11, 2012
Diving: Hannah Starling and Alicia Blagg secure synchro silver

Hannah Starling and Alicia Blagg have won silver in the girls 3m Synchro at the Junior World Diving Championships in Adelaide, coming back strongly in the final round after an earlier missed dive.

Diving: Hannah Starling and Alicia Blagg secure synchro silverAfter the penultimate round the girls were sitting in fifth place with 10 points separating second to sixth places. Their final dive was enough to put them ahead of their rivals and they took silver with 287.70 points.

China’s Zheng Qulin and Liu Jiao were dominant in taking gold with 287.70 while Russia’s Elena Chernykh and Ekaterina Ukolova won bronze with 271.20

The silver was the second medal for Starling in 24 hours after she won 3m Springboard bronze yesterday.

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