More Sports / Swimming Nov 20, 2016

Inui, Nakamaki win Asian synchronized swimming title

Yukiko Inui and Kanami Nakamaki won the women's duet free routine in synchronized swimming at the Asian swimming championships on Sunday. Inui, who won the bronze medals both in duet and team events at the Rio Games this summer, and her new free-routine partner Nakamaki ...

Japan nabs bronze in team synchro

Summer Olympics / Aquatics Aug 20, 2016

Japan nabs bronze in team synchro

Japan produced a solid performance Friday to swim off with the team synchronized swimming bronze at the Rio Games. The eight-woman Japanese team, featuring duet bronze medalists Risako Mitsui and Yukiko Inui, scored 95.4333 points in Friday's free routine to hang onto their third place ...

More Sports / Swimming Jul 28, 2015

Japan earns synchronized swimming bronze at worlds

Japan won the bronze in the team technical routine of the women's synchronized swimming at the FINA World Aquatics Championships on Monday, the second medal in the biennial event for Japan since 2007 following a bronze in duet a day earlier. Japan, performing last among ...