Marina Durunda in top ten
Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 21
Competitions of rhytmic gymnastic have ended at the Olympic Games in Rio. The first place was taken by Russian gymnast Margarita Mamun, the second her compatriot - Yana Kudryavtseva, third - Ukrainian Ganna Rizatdinova.
Azerbaijani gymnast Marina Durunda was one of the ten best gymnasts in the world after advancing to the finals. She finished in ninth place in the final.
Fifty-six athletes are representing Azerbaijan at the 2016 Summer Olympics, underway in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
The games, which kicked off on Aug. 5, will end on Aug. 21, and will be followed by the 15th Summer Paralympic Games on Sept. 7-18.