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KAZAN, August 2. /TASS/. Russia’s national team maintained its second place in the overall medals standings as Day 9 of the 2015 FINA World Championships wrapped up in the country’s Republic of Tatarstan on Sunday night.
On Sunday, the Russian team amassed one more silver medal. Swimmers - Andrei Grechin, Nikita Lobintsev, Vladimir Morozon and Alexander Sukhorukov - have won the silver medal in men’s 4x100m freestyle relay at the 2015 FINA World Championships in Russia’s Kazan on Sunday, with a result of 3 minutes and 11.19 seconds.
With more than a week remaining of the FINA World Championships, hosted by Russia for the first time ever, the Top 10 in the overall medals standings is as follows (as of August 1):
1. China - 23 medals (11 gold, 9 silver, 3 bronze)
2. Russia - 13 medals (8-4-1)
3. The United States - 9 medals (4-3-2)
4. Italy - 9 medals (2-0-7)
5. France - 2 medals (2-0-0)
6. Great Britain - 5 medals (1-1-3)
7. Germany - 4 medals (1-1-2)
8. Brazil - 3 medals (1-1-1)
9. Australia - 4 medals (1-0-3)
10. Democratic People’s Republic of Korea - 2 medals (1-0-1)
The 2015 FINA (the International Swimming Federation) World Championships is underway in Kazan, the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan, between July 24 and August 9 bringing together some 2,400 athletes from over 190 countries.