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Diving at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Women's Platform Final

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Olympic Park Swimming and Diving Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria
Date Started: December 7, 1956
Date Finished: December 7, 1956
Format: Two optional dives. Score added to qualifying round score.

Gold: USA Pat McCormick
Silver: USA Juno Stover-Irwin
Bronze: USA Paula Jean Myers-Pope

Final

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC PTS FP
1 Pat McCormick 26 United States USA 84.85 33.57
2 Juno Stover-Irwin 28 United States USA 81.64 30.83
3 Paula Jean Myers-Pope 22 United States USA 81.58 28.62
4 Nicole Péllissard-Darrigrand 25 France FRA 78.80 28.78
5 Tatyana Vereina-Karakashiyants 30 Soviet Union URS 76.95 24.76
6 Lyubov Zhigalova Soviet Union URS 76.40 27.18
7 Ann Long 20 Great Britain GBR 76.15 27.00
8 Birte Christoffersen-Hanson 32 Sweden SWE 75.21 24.73
9 Raïsa Horokhovska 24 Soviet Union URS 73.84 21.20
10 Kanoko Tsutani-Mabuchi 18 Japan JPN 70.95 22.50
11 Hatsuko Hirose-Kawai 19 Japan JPN 69.71 23.56
12 Charmain Welsh 19 Great Britain GBR 69.05 22.50

Final Round Dive #1

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC DP
1 Pat McCormick 26 United States USA 15.40
2 Juno Stover-Irwin 28 United States USA 14.96
3 Paula Jean Myers-Pope 22 United States USA 13.44
4T Ann Long 20 Great Britain GBR 12.60
4T Kanoko Tsutani-Mabuchi 18 Japan JPN 12.60
6 Nicole Péllissard-Darrigrand 25 France FRA 12.19
7T Lyubov Zhigalova Soviet Union URS 12.00
7T Charmain Welsh 19 Great Britain GBR 12.00
9 Hatsuko Hirose-Kawai 19 Japan JPN 11.97
10 Birte Christoffersen-Hanson 32 Sweden SWE 11.73
11 Tatyana Vereina-Karakashiyants 30 Soviet Union URS 11.34
12 Raïsa Horokhovska 24 Soviet Union URS 4.41

Final Round Dive #2

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC DP
1 Pat McCormick 26 United States USA 18.17
2 Raïsa Horokhovska 24 Soviet Union URS 16.79
3 Nicole Péllissard-Darrigrand 25 France FRA 16.59
4 Juno Stover-Irwin 28 United States USA 15.87
5T Paula Jean Myers-Pope 22 United States USA 15.18
5T Lyubov Zhigalova Soviet Union URS 15.18
7 Ann Long 20 Great Britain GBR 14.40
8 Tatyana Vereina-Karakashiyants 30 Soviet Union URS 13.42
9 Birte Christoffersen-Hanson 32 Sweden SWE 13.00
10 Hatsuko Hirose-Kawai 19 Japan JPN 11.59
11 Charmain Welsh 19 Great Britain GBR 10.50
12 Kanoko Tsutani-Mabuchi 18 Japan JPN 9.90