Melissa Citrini-Beaulieu and Jennifer Abel celebratingDiving Canada/Twitter
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Abel and Citrini-Beaulieu take bronze in 3m synchro in London

Jennifer Abel and Melissa Citrini-Beaulieu kicked off their weekend in London with a bronze medal in the 3m synchro at the last FINA World Diving Series of the season.

Abel and Citrini-Beaulieu climbed the podium with a total score of 306.45 points for their five dives. Australia’s Maddison Keeney and Anabelle Smith took the top spot with a combined score of 323.70. China’s Yani Chang and Shan Lin finished the podium with silver and a total score of 316.77 points.

Melissa Citrini-Beaulieu et Jennifer Abel. Photo : Associated Press / Tibor Illyes

The same event took place for the men, where Team Canada’s François Imbeau-Dulac and Philippe Gagne were in action. They came short, finishing in fourth place with 404.67 points, just less then a point behind the bronze medalists (405.63).

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This weekend is the fifth and final leg of the FINA World Diving Series. The competition continues until Sunday in London.