2010 FINA Diving World Cup

The 2010 FINA Diving World Cup was held in Changzhou, Jiangsu, People's Republic of China from June 2 to June 6, 2010. It was the 17th FINA Diving World Cup competition.[1] 146 divers from 33 countries and regions competed in this World Cup.[2] The 2010 FINA Diving World Cup is held one year after the 2009 FINA Diving World Championships which was held in Rome.

The “Team Event”, which combines both male and female divers competing side by side, was included for the first time. This event was held on a trial basis.[3]

Summary of ResultsEdit

  • USA won the inaugural "Team Event"
  • Australia's Matthew Mitcham won the Men's 10 metre platform competition
  • China won the remaining seven titles on offer at the 2010 Diving World Cup.

Participating CountriesEdit

The number beside each nation represents the number of athletes who competed for each country at the 2010 FINA Diving World Cup.

  Australia (8)
  Austria (1)
  Belarus (2)
  Brazil (4)
  Canada (8)
  China (12)
  Chinese Taipei (1)
  Colombia (4)
  Cuba (4)
  France (4)
  Germany (8)
  Great Britain (10)
  Greece (3)
  Iran (5)
  Italy (2)
  Malaysia (8)
  Mexico (10)
  New Zealand (1)
  Russia (13)
  South Korea (8)
  Spain (1)
  Sweden (3)
  Thailand (2)
  Ukraine (4)
  United States (12)

Medals TableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China (CHN)75113
2  Australia (AUS)1113
3  United States (USA)1102
4  Russia (RUS)0224
5  Canada (CAN)0022
6  Cuba (CUB)0011
  Mexico (MEX)0011
  Ukraine (UKR)0011
Totals (8 nations)99927

ScheduleEdit

 ●  Opening ceremony  ●  Final events  ●  Closing ceremony
June 2 3 4 5 6 T
Ceremonies
Diving 9
Finals 1 2 2 2 2 9

Medal summaryEdit

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Springboard Finals
3 m
details
He Chong
  China
Qin Kai
  China
Evgeny Kuznetsov
  Russia
3 m synchro
details
Luo Yutong
Qin Kai
  China
Troy Dumais
Kristian Ipsen
  United States
Illya Kvasha
Oleksiy Prygorov
  Ukraine
Platform Finals
10 m
details
Matthew Mitcham
  Australia
Huo Liang
  China
Qiu Bo
  China
10 m synchro
details
Cao Yuan
Zhang Yanquan
  China
Victor Minibaev
Ilya Zakharov
  Russia
José Guerra
Jeinkler Aguirre
  Cuba

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Springboard Finals
3 m
details
He Zi
  China
Wu Minxia
  China
Paola Espinosa
  Mexico
3 m synchro
details
He Zi
Wu Minxia
  China
Svetlana Filippova
Anastasia Pozdnyakova
  Russia
Jennifer Abel
Émilie Heymans
  Canada
Platform Finals
10 m
details
Hu Yadan
  China
Chen Ruolin
  China
Melissa Wu
  Australia
10 m synchro
details
Chen Ruolin
Wang Hao
  China
Alexandra Croak
Melissa Wu
  Australia
Meaghan Benfeito
Roseline Filion
  Canada

Team EventEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Team Event
details
  United States
David Boudia
Haley Ishimatsu
  China
Luo Yutong
Wang Hao
  Russia
Ilya Zakharov
Yulia Koltunova
Preceded by
2008 FINA Diving World Cup
(Beijing, China)
2010 FINA Diving World Cup
(Changzhou, China)
Succeeded by
2012 FINA Diving World Cup
(London, UK)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.espdive.com/Documents/2010FWC.pdf
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-12-03. Retrieved 2010-08-04.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ http://www.fina.org/H2O/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=212&Itemid=648[permanent dead link]