Team USA synchronized swimming duo Anita Alvarez and Mariya Koroleva followed up their ninth-place finish in duets free routine with a similar score on Monday.
Alvarez and Koroleva posted an 86.4612 in duets technical, slightly higher than their Sunday debut, good for a qualifying finish of ninth place.
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That’s about 21.6 points shy of first-placed duo Natalia Ischenko and Svetlana Romashina of Russia, and 14.6 back of bronze.
The USA pairing has qualified for Tuesday’s duets free routine final.