Russian gymnasts repeated golden triumph of men in team tournament
Russian gymnasts repeated the golden triumph of men in the team tournament at the 2020 Olympics. On July 27, in Tokyo, the Russian women's national gymnastics team won gold medals in the team all-around. In total, for the four types of the program, the Russians scored 169.528 points.
Lilia Akhaimova, Victoria Listunova, Angelina Melnikova and Vladislava Urazova competed in the final event for the Russian national team. Silver medals went to gymnasts from the United States, who lost more than three points to Russian athletes. The UK team took third place.
Thus, the Russian national team won the women's team all-around for the first time in history. The last time Russian gymnasts won this discipline as part of the Joint Team at the 1992 Olympic Games.