Swimming, European Championship Budapest 2021: Italy in third place in medals table
Italy closes third place in Budapest 2021 European Championship. The victorious campaign for the Azzurri, which overtakes Russia and Great Britain 10 gold, 14 silver and 20 bronze Between open water and swimming pool, artistic and diving. Russia has actually won 20 gold, 9 silver and 13 bronze medals, while the British have overtaken us and have won 12 gold, 13 silver and 7 bronze medals in the last two relays. L ‘Italy However, it snatches away the satisfaction of being a nation. More number of medals: 44, compared to 42 in Russia and 32 in the United Kingdom.
Results race by race
Italy also wins in the ranking of swimming pool countries Leading Great Britain (869) and Russia (786), with a total of 951 points (5 gold, 9 silver and 13 bronze). A continental review that gives Azuri confidence in the wake of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, which always has a good mix of competitive giants (Federica Pellegrini tops, but also a Gregorio Paltrinieri who has also made a quality leap in funds) and young people. Among the headlines, Benedetta Pilato and Chiara Pelakani are the most different names.