15 glorious photos of performances at women's Olympic synchronised diving

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Team GB divers Tonia Couch and Lois Toulson finished fifth in women's synchronised diving in Rio with a score of 319.44 points as Chen Ruolin and Liu Huixia of China won with 354.00pts.

Silver went to Cheong Jun-hoong and Pamg Pandelela Rinong of Malaysia with 344.34 and Canada's Meaghan Benfeito and Roseline Filion took bronze on the final dive, finishing with 336.18 to displace North Korea from the podium.

And photographers were on hand to produce some spectacular photos of the divers from eight countries as they competed for medals at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre...

1. Team Brazil

Ingrid Oliveira and Giovanna Pedroso.
(Wong Maye-E/AP)

2. Team US

Jessica Parratto and Amy Cozad.
(Wong Maye-E/AP)

3. Team Malaysia

Cheong Jun Hoong and Pandelela Rinong.
(Matt Dunham/AP)

4. Team US

Amy Cozad and Jessica Parratto.
(Matt Dunham/AP)

5. Team GB

Tonia Couch and Lois Toulson.
(Wong Maye-E/AP)

6. Team China

Chen Ruolin and Liu Huixia.
(Wong Maye-E/AP)

7. Team GB

Lois Toulson and Tonia Couch.
(Mike Egerton/PA)

8. Team Brazil

Oliveira and Giovanna Pedroso.
(Matt Dunham/AP)

9. Team GB

Tonia Couch and Lois Toulson.
(Matt Dunham/AP)

10. Team Canada

Meaghan Benfeito and Roseline Filion.
(Wong Maye-E/AP)

11. Team Malaysia

Pandelela Rinong and Cheong Jun Hoong.
(Wong Maye-E/AP)

12. Team North Korea

Kim Mi Rae and Kim Kuk Hyang.
(Wong Maye-E/AP)

13. Team Mexico

Paola Espinosa and Alejandra Orozco.
(Matt Dunham/AP)

14. Team North Korea

Kim Kuk Hyang and Kim Mi Rae.
(Matt Dunham/AP)

15. Team US

Amy Cozad and Jessica Parratto.
(Matt Dunham/AP)