27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

Russian rhythmic gymnasts take gold in group apparatus

The Russian gymnasts claimed gold medals in the group apparatus with 3 balls and 2 ribbons at the 27th Summer Universiade 2013 in Kazan.

The Russian team, which consists of Anastasia Bliznyuk, Elena Romanchenko, Olga Ilyina, Anastasia Nazarenko, Anastasia Maksimova and Ksenia Dudkina collected 17.916 points. The Japanese team took silver (16.866). The Ukrainian gymnasts won bronze (16.200).

The Russian team claimed gold medals in the group all-around and in the club exercises earlier.

R-Sport, July 16