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RIO DE JANEIRO, August 13. /TASS/. Russian women’s handball team has scored its fourth victory in a row at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, beating Argentina by 35 goals to 29.
In the previous encounters Russia outplayed South Korea, France and Sweden. As a result Russia has qualified for the playoff stage from first place in group B. In the final match of the group stage Russia will play the Netherlands on August 14.
Russian goalkeeper Anna Sedoikina suffered an injury during the match against Sweden on August 10 and will have to stay on the bench till the end of the Olympics.
The closing day of the Games is August 21.