Rio Olympics 2016: Russia win team rhythmic gymnastics gold

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Russia win team rhythmic gymnastics gold

Russia have won team rhythmic gymnastics gold at Rio, continuing their domination of an event they have won at every Olympics since 2000.

Spain led after the first routine, but Russia put in a magnificent display in the second, taking 18.633 points to bring their overall total to 36.233.

Bulgaria scored 18.066 in the final routine of the competition to take bronze from Italy, behind Spain.

Belarus, who qualified with the third highest score, finished fifth.

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