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Greek synchronized swimmers…

Greek synchronized swimmers Eleftheria Ftouli and Evanthia Makriyianni perform the freestyle routine at the European Aquatic Championships in Budapest, Hungary, yesterday. Their performance earned the pair bronze medals in the synchronized duet. After the event, 25-year-old Ftouli announced her retirement from the sport. Greece won its first medal at the championships on Saturday when 16-year-old Natalia Anthopoulou also picked up bronze in her event, the synchronized solo. Late yesterday the eight-woman Greek national team took fourth place in the overall team event.