Swimming

Race Video: Watch Katie Ledecky's Back-to-Back 1500 and 200 Freestyles

The women’s 200m freestyle semi-finals was a tale of 2 races, as the first 8 women fired off quick swims, while the 2nd heat was a little on the …

Olympics

Day two at the Gyor 2017 EYOF

Charlie Hutchison, Kyle Booth and Pia Murray were in action in their finals after successful semi-finals yesterday. Hutchsion placed seventh in the …

Olympics

Americans Add More Hardware, Maintain Overall Medal Table Lead

The Americans came on strong day 3 of the 2017 FINA World Swimming Championships, with several athletes landing up on the podium to give the stars n’ …

Olympics

As Budapest Celebrates, Hungary Men's Water Polo Team Advances to Date with Destiny - Swimming World News

Festive Hungarian water polo fans at Alfred Hajos Arena. Photos Courtesy: M. Randazzo<p><i>By Michael Randazzo, Swimming World Contributor</i><p>BUDAPEST, …

Olympics

Recap Day 11 #FINABudapest2017

Aquatic Sports

Horton Confirms 800 Withdrawal, As 'Event Doesn't Rank Too Highly'

We reported how Australian <b>Mack Horton</b> no-showed his 800m freestyle heat, but now we have more background as to why. Horton, who already claimed …

Aquatic Sports

100 Breaststroke Race Analysis of What Went Right King and Wrong For Efimova - Swimming World News

One year ago, during the Rio Olympics, <b>Lilly King</b> and <b>Yuliya Efimova</b> faced off in the women’s 100 Breast. It was there a rivalry heated up: Efimova won …

Olympics

Peaty lowers WR twice in attack on title

“I didn’t think I was going to do that, I thought I was going to go slower because I felt less energetic. But it’s all about tomorrow night.<p>“I just …

Aquatic Sports

Adam Peaty 26.10 World Record: Timewarp Answer To VD Burgh’s 26.5 (2nd Best Ever)

17th World Championships<p>Budapest – Day 3 Heats<p>Good morning from the Duna Arena in Budapest. <i>Craig Lord and Liz Byrnes</i> are here to report on the second …

Olympics

Sport24.co.za | SA men wooden spoonists in waterpolo pool

South Africa's men's waterpolo team emulated their national women's counterparts in finishing last at the ongoing FINA World Championships in …

Water Polo

Katie Ledecky wins third gold medal at 2017 FINA World Championships

Katie Ledecky smashed her competition in the 1500-meter freestyle race at the FINA World Championships in Budapest, Hungary.<p>She swam a time of …

Women's Sports

#FINABudapest2017 Day Twelve Photos

James Guy competed in the Men's 200m Free final<p>Duncan Scott competed in the Men's 200m Free final<p>Adam peaty walks out ready to swim the 50m Breast …

Aquatic Sports

Johannes Skagius Takes Down Nordic, Swedish Records In 50 Breast

Sweden’s <b>Johannes Skagius</b> joined the 50 breast record-breaking party in the semi-finals, lowering his own Nordic and Swedish records in a time of …

Olympics

Xu Jiayu Holds off Americans Grevers and Murphy For 100 Back Gold - Swimming World News

It was expected that a world record would win the gold for the men’s 100 back at the 2017 FINA World Championships in Budapest. China’s <b>Xu Jiayu</b> was …

Olympics

Swimming: Quah Zheng Wen misses out on 200m fly semis at FINA World Championships

SINGAPORE: National swimmer Quah Zheng Wen has missed out on the men's 200m butterfly semi-finals at the 17th FINA World Championships in …

Olympics

Mireia Belmonte Sizzles with 1500 Free Spanish Record in Budapest - Swimming World News

<b>Mireia Belmonte</b> delivered a powerful second place finish behind the USA’s <b>Katie Ledecky</b> in finals of the women’s 1500 free.<p>While Ledecky pushed ahead, …

Aquatic Sports

Hamer equals world record

The Paralympic silver medallist swam a strong morning heat to qualify first for tonight’s final, matching the world record time of 1:56.27 set by …

Olympics

LSU To Hire Milorad Cavic As New Assistant Coach

Louisiana State University will be hiring an intriguing name as its new assistant coach: 2008 Olympic runner-up and former world record-holder <b>Milorad</b> …

College & University

Canadian Masse sets world record in 100m backstroke

Canadian swimmer Kylie Masse won gold in the women’s 100-metre backstroke with a world-record time of 58.10 seconds Tuesday.

Olympics

Masse Takes Down World Record with 58.1 100 Back

• 1st 50 Split- 28.51<br>• 2nd 50 Split- 29.59<br>• Final Time- 58.10<p>Masse took it out in 28.51 and trailed both Baker and Seebohm through the halfway point, but …

Olympics

100 Backstroke Race Analysis Where Kylie Masse Broke The World Record - Swimming World News

Photo Courtesy: Kevin Light/Swimming Canada<p>The current women’s 100 backstroke world record was the longest standing record in women’s swimming, …

Olympics

SA Recap: Gomes & Lima Become 3rd, 4th-Fastest Swimmers All-Time 50Br

Though there were no 50 finals today, the Brazilians still made their mark on the sprint landscape as <b>Joao Gomes Jr.</b> swam 26.67 in the 50 breast heats …

Olympics

Kylie Masse Slips Past 100 Back World Record with 58.10 - Swimming World News

<b>Kylie Masse</b> of Canada slipped past the long-standing 100 back world record in finals of the women’s 100 back. Masse had led the field throughout the …

Aquatic Sports

Aussie Mitch Larkin: "The Goal Wasn't To Win The 100 Here"

“That’s exciting, it just goes to show how much hard work I did after Rio and just how tough it was on my body,” Seebohm said.<p>“I’m stoked with that …

Olympics

LSU Hires Olympic Silver Medalist Milorad Cavic As Assistant Coach - Swimming World News

Olympian and World Champion <b>Milorad “Milo” Cavic</b> has been hired as the newest assistant head coach for the LSU swimming program, announced swimming …

College & University

Danielle Hepler to Follow Sisters into D1: Gives Verbal to Mizzou

<b>Danielle Hepler</b> has announced her intention to swim for the University of Missouri beginning in the fall of 2018. Hepler hails from Katy, Texas and …

College & University

Peaty 'Wasn't Even Up' For 50 Heats, While Proud Still In Shock

Another Brit who set the pool on fire was <b>Ben Proud</b>, the newly-minted 50m butterfly world champion from last night. Proud soared to the top of the …

Olympics

Hungary Leads the Pack into FINA Semifinals, Followed by Greece, Serbia and Croatia - Swimming World News

Alfred Hajos Arena for Hungary vs. Russia. Photo Courtesy: M. Randazzo<p><i>Editorial Coverage provided by</i><p>BUDAPEST, Hungary. On a night when Hungary, the …

Olympics

China Tops Diving Medal Table With 8 Golds, 15 Medals

As has been the case at every World Championship since 2001, China decisively topped the medal table at the 2017 World Aquatics Championships.<p>The …

Olympics

Just Lilly King - 2017 World Championships Photo Vault

Lilly King's new world record in the 100m breaststroke is cause for celebration--and more Lilly King.

Aquatic Sports