Double Medal Success for Laugher and Mears

10th March 2017

Olympic champions Chris Mears and Jack Laugher from City of Leeds Diving Club added another silver medal to their collection in the 3m Synchro at the Fina/NVC Diving World Series in Guangzhou.

The Britons, who also won silver in the 2017 FINA Diving World Series Beijing last week, scored 86.58 for their hardest dive - the front two-and-a-half somersault triple twist piked.

They finished with 92.34 for the front four-and-a-half somersault tucked and a final score of 450.60 points.

The were beaten by for the second competition running by China's Cao Yuan and Xie Siyi won gold with a score of 466.02.

Russia's Ilya Zakharov and Evgenii Kuznetsov claimed bronze with 430.86 points.