Francesca Deidda

Full Name Francesca Deidda
Nation Italy
Birthdate January 16, 1992
Olympics 2016, 2020
Status Retired – still active on the national circuit
Social Media  Instagram
Career Highlights

2016 and 2020 Olympian… Has been on the senior national team since 2010…Made history for Italy as part of the highlight routine that won silver at the 2019 FINA World Championships, the nation’s first-ever world medal in a team event…Competed at five World Championships (2011, 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019) and five European Championships (2010, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018)…Has earned a total of nine European medals overall.

2022: Did not compete internationally.

2021: Placed fifth in team at the Olympic Games… Won the Olympic Games Qualification Tournament in team and secured spot to Tokyo for the country.

2020: Did not compete internationally due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the cancellation of all meets.

2019: Won silver in highlight at the FINA World Championships, Italy’s first world medal in a team event… Also placed fifth in technical team, free team, and free combination at that competition.

2018:  Earned one silver and two bronze medals at the European Championships in the combo and team events…Won bronze in technical team at the Budapest Open.

2017: Competed at the FINA World Championships where she placed fifth in technical and free team, and fourth in combo…Won two gold at the European Cup in the team events.

2016: Placed fifth at the Olympic Games in team…Won silver in free team, and bronze in combo and technical team at the European Championships.

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