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Monday, September 30, 2013

Poliana Okimoto Wins Shantou World Cup

World 10 km champion Poliana Okimoto is on a roll. After medaling in 3 events at the 2013 FINA World Championships, garnering a gold, silver, and bronze, she is continuing her winning ways on the FINA 10K Marathon Swimming World Cup circuit.

But it was not easy.

Okimoto came home first in 1 hour 52 minutes 51.48 seconds just ahead of the series leader Emily Brunemann of the USA 1:52:52.41 and her Brazilian teammate Ana Marcela Cunha in 1:52:54.36.

1. Poliana Okimoto (BRA) 1:52:51.48
2. Emily Brunemann (USA) 1:52:52.41
3. Ana Marcela Cunha (BRA) 1:52:54.36
4. Martina Grimaldi (ITA) 1:52:54.73
5. Christine Jennings (USA) 1:52:55.98
6. Alice Franco (ITA) 1:52:58.10
7. Rachele Bruni (ITA) 1:53:01.44
8. Tristin Baxter (USA) 1:53:05.14
9. Shan Lei (CHN) 1:53:07.30
10. Aurora Ponsele (ITA) 1:53:18.20
11. Dandan Yang (CHN) 1:53:25.19
12. Betina Lorscheitter (BRA) 1:58:21.38
13. Olga Beresnyeva (UKR) 1:58:50.76
14. Yilin Li (CHN) 2:00:10.30
15. Liuyuxin Li (CHN) 2:01:33.55
16. Yichen Ni (CHN) 2:04:06.58
17. Ruoyu Guan (CHN) 2:04:10.60
18. Yue Yang (CHN) 2:04:15.57
19. Tiffany Wan Fung Lee (HKG) 2:04:20.23
20. Qianqian Zheng (CHN) 2:04:37.29
21. Hefei Wang (CHN) 2:05:23.03
22. Xueting Mei (CHN) 2:07:26.83
23. Ming Yu Claudia Wong (HKG) 2:10:12.76
24. Jinrong Yang (CHN) 2:10:23.32
25. Esme Wai Chang (HKG) 2:10:34.09
26. Ruyun Xu (CHN) 2:12:55.42
27. Hannah Hang Fung Li (HKG) 2:16:33.52

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