SPORTS

Synchronized duo in Worlds final

Synchronized swimming champions Evangelia Platanioti and Despina Solomou qualified on July 17 to the final of the technical duets at the 2011 FINA Swimming World Championships in Shanghai, China.

The Greek duo finished 10th in the preliminaries with 88,100 points, and will be trying to improve its position in the final on July 18.

Also on July 17, Solomou finished seventh in the solo technical final with 89,400 points.