9 August 14:25 (BST)

Italian diving duo BARBU/PLACIDI withdraw from men's 10m synchronised platform

EDINBURGH - Italian divers Vladimir BARBU and Mattia PLACIDI have withdrawn from the men's 10m synchronised platform event at the Royal Commonwealth Pool in Edinburgh on Thursday due to injury.

"PLACIDI has suffered a foot injury and is unable to compete," said Italian press attache Massimo CICERCHIA.

As a result, only five pairs are competing in the event.

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