Russian gymnasts Dina (right) and Arina Averina

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PESARO /Italy/ 1st September. /Offset. TASS albert Starodubtsev/. Russian girls Dina and Arina Averina who took first and second places in the individual all-around world championship in gymnastics in Italian Pesaro, spoke at the tournament is still not fully healed injuries. About this athlete told reporters.

Dina Averina won the gold medal in the individual all-around, scoring 74,700 points. Second place went to her sister Arina Averina (73,450), the third Israeli Lina Ashram (70,025).

In the mixed zone to journalists sister Averina came out with bandages on his feet. “This injury I got in Kazan before the world Cup just a week, even stepping on it could not – admitted Arina Averina. But the competitive adrenaline made me forget about the sores” .

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Dina Averina won a world Cup gold in rhythmic gymnastics in the individual all-around

Arina Averina won a world Cup gold in rhythmic gymnastics in exercises with a ribbon

Dina Averina won a world Cup gold in rhythmic gymnastics in exercises with clubs

According to Dina Averina, she got injured back in the spring and almost recovered. “I still have an old injury before the championship of Europe got and we didn’t go to the world Cup in Sofia. But after Europe, thanks to Irina Alexandrovna [Viner-Usmanova], we flew to Germany with Sasha Soldatova to be treated, and now I have this bandage is simply fear,” said Dina Averina.

Earlier in Pesaro Dina Averina became the first in the exercises with Hoop and clubs, Arina – in exercises with ball and ribbon. All the assets of the national team of Russia five gold, four silver and one bronze medal.

Sister Averina first appearance at the world championship. Dina and Arina are three-time Champions of Europe 2017. Arina also won four gold medals at the World games in 2017, and Dina – one gold.