Bulgaria, the 2016 Olympic bronze medalist, upset the gold medal favourite Russian Olympic Committee to win the group all-around rhythmic gymnastics title on the Tokyo Olympics. 

News Today | Bulgaria upsets ROC in group rhythmic gymnastics final


Bulgaria led the sphere with its 5 balls efficiency within the first rotation, scoring a 47.550. The nation adopted that up with a 44.550 in its hoops and golf equipment routine for a 92.100 total.

ROC, competing final, wanted increased than a 45.900 in its hoops and golf equipment routine to overhaul Bulgaria for the win, however solely wanted above a 41.500 for silver. After scoring a 46.200 in Rotation 1, ROC ended up with a 44.200 in Rotation 2 to maneuver into the No. 2 spot with a 90.700 total.

The ROC initially scored a 44.200 in Rotation 2 and submitted and inquiry to have its scored reviewed, but it surely wasn't sufficient to vary the rostrum standings.

Italy took the bronze medal with a complete rating of 87.700 (44.850 in Rotation 1 and 42.850 in Rotation 2).

Russian athletes had 

 the person and group titles on the final 5 straight Olympics, however took second in each in Tokyo (the group self-discipline was added to the Olympic lineup in 1996 and Spain received the primary version). Israel's Linoy Ashram upset three-time world all-around champion Dina Averina within the particular person ultimate. 

The American rhythmic group didn't advance to the ultimate, ending 11th in qualification.

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