Tonia Couch and Lois Toulson tuck dive at Rio 2016 (5472×3648)

Result: Team GB's Tonia Couch and Lois Toulson miss out in synchronised 10m platform

#RIO2016 Tonia Couch and Lois Toulson of Great Britain compete in the Women's Diving Synchronised 10m Platform Final on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at...

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Tonia Couch and Lois Toulson finished with a personal best and impressive fifth in the synchronised 10m platform final at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre

#rio2016 Diving - Final - Women's Synchronised 10m Platform. Tonia Couch (GBR)…

Britain’s hopes of a second diving medal were dashed amid bizarre circumstances after the pool turned green overnight. Tonia Couch and Lois Toulson finished fifth in the synchronised 10m platform competition after having been just a place outside the medals at one point. However, the organisers launched an investigation after the water — having been a perfect blue on Monday when Tom Daley and Daniel Goodfellow won bronze in the men’s event, turned a sickly green. Daley tweeted a picture of…

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At 26, Tonia Couch is feeling her age. When she took up diving aged 10, her synchro partner Lois Toulson had not even been born. And with a decade separating them, Couch says she is the “mum of the group” in the British team at the the European Aquatics Championships, which started today. Thrown together at the start of the season with partner Sarah Barrow - who has since been omitted for the team for the Europeans at the Olympic pool in London with a shin problem - it proved to ...

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