Ilya Zakharov lost to Chinese athlete in 3 meter trampoline diving
Kazan, 1 August 2015. PenzaNews. Ilya Zakharov, representative of the Penza region, took the second place in 3 meter springboard diving at the Kazan Diving Championship help on Friday, July 31.
He Chao, current champion in this field, was the first.
Both athletes chose equally difficult jumps for their final attempts (3.8).
Ilya Zakharov, who went first, earned 91.65 points, after which He Chao showed the full magnitude of his skill and received 93.60 points.
The bronze medal was awarded to Jack Loyer from the United Kingdom who surpassed Cao Yuan in the struggle for the third place.
Another representative of the Penza region, Evgeny Kuznetsov, earned the fifth position in the final roster, says the press service of the World Diving Sports Committee.