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Xinhua | Updated:2013-07-21 10:00Chinas Wu Minxia (back) and Shi Tingmao compete in the womens 3-meter synchro at the world championships at the Piscines de Montjuic on Saturday. [Photo/Xinhua]BARCELONA, Spain – Chinese divers Wu Minxia and Shi Tingmao won the 3-meter synchro gold medal at the FINA world championships at the Piscines de Montjuic on Saturday.Wu and Shi had a total score of 338.40 points, considerably above the 307.80 points of the Italian pair Tania Cagnotto and Francesca Dallape who won the silver medal on Saturday and were on the fourth position in London 2012.Canadas Pamela Ware and Jennnifer Abel, who won silver in the Diving World Series in Guadalajara in 2013, took bronze with a total of 292.08 points on Saturday.This is the sixth world title in the womens 3-meter synchronized springboard for Wu who won her first world championships medals in Barcelona 2003.She took gold medals in Athens 2004, Beijing 2008 and London 2012 Olympics.Shi, who won womens 1-meter springboard at the 2011 Aquatics Championships, is replacing He Zi, with whom Wu had won the gold in last World Championships.Diving competition is taking place at the Piscines de Montjuic from which people can gaze down on the whole city of Barcelona.Diving competitions of World Championships 2003 and 1992 Olympic Games were also held at the Piscines de Montjuic, which has a capacity of 4,100 seats.There are a total of 2,293 athletes in the World Swimming Championships this year and 252 of them are competing in diving.Previous1 2 NextPrevious1 2 NextPhotoChina beats Germany 7-4 in mens curling Olympic qualificationBayern beat Paris Saint-Germain 3-1 in UEFA Champions LeagueGuoan swoops for LucasRussia banned from Pyeongchang Winter OlympicsXiao wows en route to first pro triumphHot putter lifts Fowler, Woods flashes old formMost PopularHighlightsChina beats Germany 7-4 in mens curling Olympic qualificationBayern beat Paris Saint-Germain 3-1 in UEFA Champions LeagueGuoan swoops for LucasWhats HotChina beats Germany 7-4 in mens curling Olympic qualificationSpecialNHL plays in ChinaTwo years since winning Winter Olympic bid: Snow and ice sports in ChinaWinter sports tourism escalates in China after 2022 Winter Olympics bidCharting Xis efforts to turn Winter Olympics a successBACK TO THE TOPHOMECHINAWORLDBUSINESSLIFESTYLECULTURETRAVELWATCHTHISSPORTSOPINIONREGIONALFORUMNEWSPAPERChina Daily PDFChina Daily E-paperMOBILECopyright 1995 -var oTime = new Date();
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