Men's Synchronized Diving 10m Platform

Gold Medal Favorite: Liang Huo, Yue Lin (China)

Tom Daley and Blair Aldridge mend rift

Frustrated at finishing last in the men’s 10 meter synchronized diving, Tom Daley is said to have opened a rift with diving partner Blair Aldridge.
It started when 14-year-old Daley reprimanded Aldridge for taking a mobile phone call from his mother before their final dive.
Aldridge 26, said the pressure was to much for Daley, but they [...]

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Following on from their teammates, Guo Jingjing and Wu Minxia success yesterday in the synchronized diving, Yue Lin and his partner Liang Huo won the gold medal, well ahead of Patrick Hausding, Sascha Klein from Germany. Gleb Galperin, Dmitriy Dobroskok from Russia took the bronze medal.
Thomas Daley at just 14 years old was the [...]

Britain’s Leon Taylor is hanging up his speedos due to a recurring injury just three months before what would have been his fourth Olympic Games.
Taylor and Peter Waterfield became Britains first Olympic diving medalists in 44 years when they won silver in the Synchronised Platform event in Athens in 2004. Known as the “odd [...]