US Women's National Team Wins Gold in 3x3 Basketball at Olympic Games, Russians Earn Silver
© REUTERS / ANDREW BOYERSTokyo 2020 Olympics - Basketball 3x3 - Women - Medal Ceremony - Aomi Urban Sports Park, Tokyo Japan - July 28, 2021. Silver medallists Anastasiia Logunova of the Russian Olympic Committee, Evgeniia Frolkina of the Russian Olympic Committee, Olga Frolkina of the Russian Olympic Committee, Yulia Kozik of the Russian Olympic Committee pose for a picture as they wear face masks.
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TOKYO (Sputnik) - The Russian women's national team won silver in 3x3 basketball, which made its debut at the Olympic Games in Tokyo.
In the tournament's final, the Russians lost to the US team with a score of 15-18.
The 3x3 basketball competition was included in the program of the Olympic Games for the first time.
The medal became the 22nd for Russia at the Tokyo Games.