The Russian national team dropped one position in the unofficial medal standings of the Olympic Games in Tokyo. The correspondent of “Lenta.ru” informs about it.
Now the Russian team is in fifth place with 44 awards, of which 12 are gold, 19 are silver and 13 are bronze. The Australians moved up to the fourth place (14, 3, 14). The team of China is in the lead (24, 14, 13). Her closest pursuers are athletes from the United States (20, 23, 16). The Japanese national team (17, 5, 9) is on the third line.
On August 1, Russian boxers Imam Khatayev and Andrei Zamkova won two bronze medals in boxing, tennis player Karen Khachanov won silver in singles, gymnast Anastasia Ilyankova on uneven bars, and fencers in the men’s foil team. In addition, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Andrei Rublev became Olympic champions in the Russian tennis doubles final, while Elena Vesnina and Aslan Karatsev won silver.
The Tokyo Olympics have been postponed for a year due to the coronavirus pandemic. The competition will end on August 8.