LONDON — The only drama in synchronized swimming is who’s going to take the silver.
The Russian national anthem will surely be playing during the medal ceremony. Again.
Natalia Ishchenko and Svetlana Romashina from Russia compete during the women’s duet synchronized swimming free routine at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Monday, Aug. 6, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
With another nearly flawless performance, Natalia Ishchenko and Svetlana Romashina advanced to Tuesday’s duet final as top qualifiers after the preliminary free routine, setting up Russia to extend its domination of the sport. (Read the rest of the story)