2021-01-23

Diving Olympic Trials:Wang Zongyuan breaks 600 points in 3-meter board, Chen Yuxi reverses and wins in 10-meter platform

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Xinhua News Agency, Wuhan, January 23 (Reporter Le Wenwan) The 2021 Tokyo Olympics and World Cup Trials (second stop) for diving events entered the third competition day on the 23rd. Hubei player Wang Zongyuan won the men’s singles 3-meter springboard championship with a high score of 609.55 points. Shanghai teenager Chen Yuxi in the women’s 10-meter springboard The final round of the showdown reversed to win the championship.

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Wang Zongyuan in the men’s 3m springboard final. Photo by Xinhua News Agency reporter Cheng Min

The Hubei rookie Wang Zongyuan, who ranked first in the men’s singles 3-meter springboard semifinals the day before, continued to lead the final. In the final round, Wang Zongyuan stably completed the 109C with a difficulty coefficient of 3.8 (turning forward and a half-knee), achieving the highest score of 112.10 points and winning the gold with a high score of 609.55 points. Xie Sizhen of Guangdong Haiyin Team and Peng Jianfeng won the runner-up and third runner-up. Rio Olympic champion Cao Yuan made a mistake in the action in the second round of 5337D (reversing one-and-a-half weeks and three-and-a-half weeks), and directly withdrew from the championship competition, and finally ranked sixth with 495.05 points.

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Chen Yuxi in the women’s 10-meter platform final. Photo by Xinhua News Agency reporter Cheng Min

Shanghai teenager Chen Yuxi and world champion Zhang Jiaqi in the women’s 10-meter platform final in the evening In the last jump, they chose the 5353B (two and a half weeks backwards twist and one and a half bends) action with a difficulty coefficient of 3.2. Chen Yuxi took the lead and won the championship with his outstanding performance. Zhang Jiaqi was only 0.55 behind. Points, ranked second. Rio Olympic champion Ren Qian won the third place.

On the 24th, the final day of this trial, the men’s 10-meter platform semi-finals, women’s 3-meter springboard finals and men’s 10-meter platform finals will be held successively.

Chinese editor:Shuwen

New media editor:Wang Haoyu

Issue:Gongbing

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