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    Golden Mermaids: Russian Synchronized Swimming Team Wins Big at Rio Olympics

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    The Russian synchronized swimming team won gold on Friday in team competition finals at 2016 Rio Olympics.

    RIO DE JANEIRO (Sputnik) — The Russian athletes scored a total of 196.1439 points in technical and free routines. China followed with 192.9841 points, while 3rd place Japan scored 189.2056 points.

    It is Russia's 13th gold medal in total medal count at Rio Olympics.

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