The rhythmic gymnastics Israel team of Polina Zakaluzny, Viktoriya Koshel, Noa Palatchy, Moran Buzovski and Marina Shults also advanced to the group final with a score of 53.100. The Israelis performed using three ribbons and two hoops on Friday, finishing seventh.
All six members of the current team were not part of the side which finished in sixth place at the Beijing Games, but aimed to repeat their predecessors’ achievement.
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