Kevin Cordes set a new American Record in the 50m breast in the semifinals of the 2015 FINA World Aquatics Championships with a time of 26.76.
Follow along for live updates from the third day of the 2015 FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia.
Katie Ledecky of the United States put on an incredible performance to take yet another chunk off her own 1500m freestyle world record and take home her second gold medal of these World Championships.
Adam Peaty of Great Britain took home the top seed in the men’s 50m breaststroke after destroying Cameron Van Der Burgh’s previous world record of 26.62 that he set in prelims.
Britain’s James Guy has broken his second National Record in as many events at the 2015 FINA World Aquatics Championships.
On day 3 prelims of the 2015 World Championships in Kazan, Cameron Van Der Burgh opened the session with a new World Record.
“I know I’m fully capable of going faster than my PB” – Great Britan’s Adam Peaty, referring to the 50m breaststroke race.
Katie Ledecky will have a tough double tonight with the final of the 1500m and the 200m semi
Adam Peaty of Great Britain won the 100m breaststroke on night two of the 2015 FINA World Championships, taking down South African rival Cameron Van Der Burgh by just 0.07 seconds.
Viktor Bromer of Denmark broke his own national record in the 200m butterfly in order to qualify second heading into the semifinals behind Hungarian swim star Laszlo Cseh.
Henrik Christiansen of Norway broke his own 800m freestyle Norwegian national record Tuesday morning in order to qualify for the final ahead of some of the top worlds competitors.
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Cameron Van Der Burgh breaks his own 50m breaststroke World Record on Day 3 prelims 26.62
Cameron Van Der Burgh broke his official 50m breaststroke world record during day three prelims with a time of 26.62 in order to take the top seed heading into finals.
“The distance events are getting faster and faster. The heats felt more like a semifinal. I thought I did enough to get into the final and I’m obviously disappointed,” Cochrane said.
Pine Crest Swimming’s Marta Ciesla was among the many record-breakers on the final day of competition at 2015 U.S. Speedo Junior Nationals.