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Romashina grabs synchro gold again

Updated: July 24, 2013, 8:37 PM ET
Associated Press

BARCELONA, Spain -- With a nod to Marilyn Monroe, Svetlana Romashina won her third gold medal of the swimming world championships with a victory in the synchronized solo Wednesday.

Romashina easily took the top spot with 97.340 points, increasing her career haul to 13 world championship golds dating to 2005. China's Huang Xuechen won silver with 95.720, while Spain's Ona Carbonell took bronze before the home crowd at the Palau Sant Jordi arena with 94.290.

The 23-year-old Romashina ...

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