Benfeito, who is an Olympic, Commonwealth, and worlds medalist, has announced her retirement after a 17-year-long career that began in 2005.
Quan received a perfect score on two of her dives, smashing the Olympic Record with a score of 466.20 as China went 1-2.
15-year-old Chen Yuxi led the prelims, while her 14-year-old Chinese teammate Quan Hongchan advanced second overall.
Canada’s Meaghan Benfeito won a pair of gold medals in Montreal, claiming the individual 10m Platform and the synchro with teammate Caeli McKay.
Two-time Olympic medalist Tom Daley will be among those competing at the first leg of the 2020 FINA/CNSG Diving World Series in Montreal.
With continental 2020 Olympic diving berths up for grabs, Colombia and Mexico both grabbed gold medals and Olympic spots at the 2019 Pan American Games.
Andrew Capobianco won his second bronze medal at the Lima 2019 Pan American Games, teaming up with Michael Hixon for third in synchronized 3-meter Saturday.
Michael Hixon and Andrew Capobianco won a bronze medal in synchronized 3-meter as the FINA Diving World Series in Montreal kicked off Friday with four synchronized diving events.
Team China excelled at the second meet of the FINA/CNSG Diving World Series 2019 in Beijing (CHN) which was staged at the Olympic venue, the Water Cube, from Thursday March 7-Saturday March 9, winning all 10 gold medals.
Day one of the FINA Diving World Series – Beijing began with Team USA competing in the women’s and men’s platform synchro finals Wednesday evening.
The team of China confirmed its world supremacy by earning all the 10 gold medals on offer during the first leg of the FINA/CNSG Diving World Series, held in Sagamihara (JPN) on March 1-3, 2019.
The 2019 FINA/CNSG Diving World Series, a competition exclusively open to the world’s diving elite, with numerous World and Olympic champions taking part, will kick-off tomorrow in Sagamihara (JPN, March 1-3).
Athletes from China dominated the second leg of the 2018 FINA Diving Grand Prix, held in Calgary (CAN) from May 10-13, earning seven gold medals out of the 10 events contested in the competition.
Canada and Malaysia broke China’s dominance this weekend in Montreal, Canada, the host of the penultimate leg of the FINA/CNSG Diving World Series 2018 held from April 27-29.
Malaysia’s Cheong Jun Hoong won an upset gold medal in the women’s 10m Platform on day 6 in Budapest.