Team Italy claimed the first Gold Medal of the World Junior Championships with a score of 309.95 points, followed by Russia (309.60) and Sweden (293.50).

Full results

Chiara Pellacani (ITA), Mixed Team winner: “We are delighted because it is the first competition and as you see we have a very nice start. We worked as a team today. We hoped for a medal, but not a gold one, and we are so pleased now. It is my first world gold medal. Here is a very nice organization in COVID-19 conditions.”

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Uliana Klueva (RUS), Mixed Team silver medallist: “Of course, I would like gold, but on the whole, I am pleased with the performance. Everything went well, and we performed well. Most of all, I am satisfied with my dive - two and a half somersault pike. I will also perform on the 1m and 3m springboards individual and synchro events.

David Ekdahl (SWE), Mixed Team bronze medallist: “I am so satisfied with my team performance. We trained very hard, and we got results. This is my first world championship medal, and I feel thrilled and proud. Here in Kyiv, I feel very safe despite COVID-19. I am glad that the championship took place, we came here and enjoyed the competitions. We spend a lot of time in the pool, focusing on performance. ”

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