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M100FR: Dressel (47.17!) & Adrian Nail A 1-2 For the USA As Metella Locks Out McEvoy

Many a 100m race, you just can't tell 'til its done. Not this one. Caeleb Dressel left his blocks like a bat out of hell, bolted down the Duna Arena …

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Ledecky Anchors USA To 4x200Fr Gold As She Claims 14th World Championship Medal

Katie Ledecky won her fourth gold medal of the week - and fifth overall - as she anchored the United States to victory in the 4x200m freestyle in …

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DAY FIVE FINALS: Dressel Drops 3rd Fastest Textile 100m Free In 47.17

2017 FINA World Championships<p><i>July 23-30, 2017<br>Budapest, Hungary<br>Dagály Aquatics Arena</i><br>SCHEDULE<br>PSYCH SHEET<br>LIVE RESULTS<br>Day five finals Thursday night at …

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Chase Kalisz Gives U.S. 8 Straight World Titles In Men's 200 IM

Following in the footsteps of all-time greats <b>Michael Phelps</b> and <b>Ryan Lochte</b>, American <b>Chase Kalisz</b> delivered a big swim in the final of the men’s 200 …

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Arena Adds Madisyn Cox To Their Roster Of Elite Sponsored Athletes

In addition to racking up medals, Madisyn’s past four years have shown consistent improvements in performance and a relentless spirit to challenge …

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Kalisz, Dressel and Next Generation of U.S. Men Arrive in Budapest

Photo Courtesy: SPIA USA<p><i>By David Rieder.</i><p>The American men needed new stars. <b>Michael Phelps</b> was retired and <b>Ryan Lochte</b> suspended. The entire roster of …

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Katie Ledecky is (gasp) not perfect and - it's (more than) OK

BUDAPEST — If you listen closely, very closely, to Katie Ledecky this week at the 2017 FINA world championships, you can hear — appropriately — a …

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Local city receives funding for swim lessons

EL CENTRO, Calif. - During the hot summer months many people take to the pool to keep cool, but if you don’t take the proper safety precautions, …

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Lilly King Breaks World Record In 100-Meter Breaststroke As Katie Meili Takes Silver

<i>Lilly King celebrates after the women's 100-meter breaststroke final at the 2017 FINA World Championships on July 25, 2017 in Budapest, …

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Katie Ledecky Beaten in 200-Meter Freestyle at World Championships

BUDAPEST — Katie Ledecky’s bid to win six gold medals at the world championships ended on Wednesday when she was beaten in the 200-meter freestyle by Federica Pellegrini of Italy.<p>Ledecky settled for the silver medal, tying for second with Emma McKeon of Australia.<p>McKeon got off to a blazing start, …

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Katie Ledecky loses for first time at world championships, earning silver in 200-meter freestyle

BUDAPEST, Hungary -- Katie Ledecky surged to the wall.<p>Someone else was already there. For the first time ever at the world championships, Ledecky …

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Kalisz driven to gold by Phelps, Lochte legacy

Chase Kalisz of the United States competes in the men's 200m medley final at the 17th FINA World Championships 2017 in Budapest, Hungary, 27 July …

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Lilly King makes sure we at least stand up to Russians in swimming pool

The best rivalry in sports is being ignored by almost everybody.<p>It’s happening in a non-Olympic year in a pool in Budapest, which might explain the difficulty with keeping up.<p>But in the dog days of summer, what could be better than Russia’s twice-banned drug cheat Yulia Efimova wagging her finger …

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Katie Ledecky wins by 19 seconds, breaks female record for world swimming titles

<b>Katie Ledecky</b> won her third straight world 1500m freestyle title, earning her record-breaking 12th career world championship in Budapest on …

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Chase Kalisz succeeds Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte with world title

With his first major title, <b>Chase Kalisz</b> ensured the 200m individual medley crown stayed with the U.S.<p>Kalisz fulfilled years of promise by winning the …

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Comerford wins gold at World Swimming Championships

Plainwell graduate Mallory Comerford made her debut at the FINA World Championships by swimming the anchor leg of the United States women’s 400-meter …

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Chase Kalisz Extends USA's 200 IM Gold Medal Streak - Swimming World News

It was the first time since 2001 that someone not named <b>Michael Phelps</b> or <b>Ryan Lochte</b> would stand on top of the podium in the 200 IM at the FINA World …

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Katie Ledecky, USA Win 4x200m Free Relay at 2017 World Aquatics Championships

American swim superstar Katie Ledecky helped steer <b></b>the United States to victory in the final of the women's 4x200-metre freestyle relay at the World Aquatics Championships on Thursday evening.<p>The United States finished first with a time of seven minutes, 43.39 seconds, ahead of silver medallists …

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Caeleb Dressel swims to third gold, sets U.S. record

This time, Caeleb Dressel didn’t need a relay team to win gold.<p>The former Clay High School swimmer captured his first individual gold medal and set …

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Katie Ledecky Anchors USA to Fourth Straight 800 Free Relay World Title - Swimming World News

<i>Editorial Coverage provided by</i><p>The United States was in a tussle with China in the final of the women’s 800 free relay, but <b>Katie Ledecky</b> anchored with …

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Swimming: Dressel wins men's 100m freestyle for golden hat-trick

BUDAPEST (AFP) - Caeleb Dressel won the men’s 100m freestyle final at the world championships on Thursday (July 27) to bag his third title in …

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Team USA Blasts 3:40.28 Mixed Medley Relay World Record - Swimming World News

Photo Courtesy: SIPA USA<p><i>Editorial Coverage provided by</i><p>Team USA delivered a strong showing in prelims of the mixed medley relay, loading the relay …

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Ledecky, King strike gold for Team USA

BUDAPEST, Hungary — Katie Ledecky breezed to her third gold medal of the world championships, backing off a bit on her most grueling night of the …

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Lilly King thwarted her Russian rival again at swimming's world championships

Russian swimmer Yulia Efimova hasn’t forgotten American Lilly King’s famous finger wag from the Rio Olympics, which ignited their rivalry and captured the attention of the country.<p>As two of the world’s best breaststrokers battled last summer in the pool – King won gold while Efimova took the silver …

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U.S. gets 2 medals in men’s 100m backstroke (video)

<b>Matt Grevers</b> leaves the world championships with a 100m backstroke silver medal, one year after failing to make the Olympic team.<p><b>Ryan Murphy</b> snagged …

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Lilly King beats Yulia Efimova again, breaks world record

<b>Katie Ledecky</b> won her third straight world 1500m freestyle title, earning her record-breaking 12th career world championship in Budapest on …

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Social Studies: USA Swimming's John Martin On World Championships, Snapchat Account

USA Swimming Assistant Dir of Communications John Martin ( @USASWIMMING ) knows that just because it is not an Olympic year, there is plenty to do …

Swimming: Supreme Ledecky better prepared for tough schedule

By Rod Gilmour<p>BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Katie Ledecky, the brilliant 20-year-old American freestyler, is now older and wiser when it comes to completing …

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Midwestern values, Olympic values - what kind of values here?

BUDAPEST — Lilly King grew up in Evansville, Indiana. I grew up near Dayton, Ohio. They’re about four hours apart via a combination of interstate …

Missouri's Stevens making the most of her time with Team USA

BUDAPEST, Hungary — Missouri rising senior Hannah Stevens has found a new favorite method of transportation: water taxi.<p>On her first full day in …

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