Chinese Dominate Day One of FINA Diving World Cup

CHANGSHU, China, July 19. THE Chinese contingent dominated the first day of competition at the 15th-annual FINA Diving World Cup in Changshu, China on Wednesday. Overall, the Chinese swept the gold and silver medals in the men’s and women’s one-meter events.

For the men, He Chong of China dove to gold with a 505.65, while countryman Luo Yutong claimed silver with a 445.55. Chris Colwill snared the United States’ first medal of the meet with a third-place 423.85.

Additionally, Japan’s Ken Terauchi finished fourth with a 393.85, while Germany’s Sascha Klein grabbed fifth with a 390.90. Australia’s Matthew Mitcham earned sixth with a 372.70.

In the women’s final, China’s Guo Jingjing rolled to victory with a 323.70, while her teammate Wu Minxia held off Canada’s Blythe Hartley 301.10-300.25 for silver.

Meanwhile, Australia’s Sharleen Stratton placed fourth with a 294.25, while Germany’s Ditte Kotzian took fifth with a 292.05. Japan’s Ryoko Nishii rounded out finals with a sixth-place 277.20.

Next up, divers compete in the men’s three-meter and the women’s 10-meter events on Thursday.

Finals
Women’s One-meter
1 Guo Jingjing CHN 323.70
2 Wu Minxia CHN 301.10
3 Blythe Hartley CAN 300.25
4 Sharleen Stratton AUS 294.25
5 Ditte Kotzian GER 292.05
6 Ryoko Nishii JPN 277.20

Men’s One-meter
1 He Chong CHN 505.65
2 Luo Yutong CHN 445.55
3 Chris Colwill USA 423.85
4 Ken Terauchi JPN 392.85
5 Sascha Klein GER 390.90
6 Matthew Mitcham AUS 372.70

Prelims

Women’s One-meter
1 Guo Jingjing CHN 317.95 Q
2 Wu Minxia CHN 297.95 Q
3 Blythe Hartley CAN 276.60 Q
4 Ditte Kotzian GER 270.20 Q
5 Allison Brennan USA 269.00 Q
6 Christina Loukas USA 266.45 Q
7 Sharleen Stratton AUS 262.00 Q
8 A.Pozdnyakova RUS 248.30 Q
9 Ryoko Nishii JPN 243.50 Q
10 Juliana Veloso BRA 229.10 Q
11 V.Kratochwil AUT 224.60 Q
12 Tandi Gerrard GBR 218.70 Q
13 Milena Sae BRA 215.60
14 Marija Ivezic SCG 210.65
15 Heike Fischer GER 207.95
16 Elizabeth Jimie MAS 200.65
17 Aya Rizk EGY 198.75
18 M.Stjepanovic SCG 197.25
19 En-Tien Lu TPE 196.10
20 Kolic Natasa CRO 183.95
21 Salma Abo El Gheit EGY 181.05
22 Chen Lu TPE 176.55
23 Choi Sutkuan MAC 167.25
24 Choi Sutlan MAC 157.05
25 S.Tommaoros THA 148.55
26 Balog Petra CRO 139.95

Men’s One-meter
1 He Chong CHN 449.90 Q
2 Luo Yutong CHN 428.20 Q
3 Chris Colwill USA 408.65 Q
4 Sascha Klein GER 385.50 Q
5 Ken Terauchi JPN 360.40 Q
6 Julian Sanchez MEX 357.95 Q
7 Oileksiy Prygorov UKR 356.05 Q
8 Eric Sehn CAN 350.45 Q
9 Mitcham Matthew AUS 338.50 Q
10 Constantin Blaha AUT 334.25 Q
11 Hugo Parisi BRA 330.00 Q
12 Steven Segerlin USA 329.00 Q
13 Khairul Safwan MAS 328.30
14 Seung Shel Son KOR 325.10
15 Gareth Jones GBR 320.60
16 Cassius Duran BRA 303.05
17 Yi Taek Oh KOR 299.30
18 Jahir Ocampo MEX 297.10
19 Artem Lvov RUS 294.95
20 C.Loeffler GER 291.75
21 Alexy Kravchenko RUS 291.60
22 Yegor Yakovenko UKR 272.10
23 Mohamed Halbouniy EGY 270.55
24 S.Pimsamsee THA 262.50
25 Yehia Daw EGY 259.30
26 Sime Peric CRO 238.65
27 Julio Abate CAN 220.65

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