2012 FINA/Arena World Cup Series

2-3 Oct. Dubai (UAE) | 6-7 Oct. Doha (QAT) | 13-14 Oct. Stockholm (SWE) | 17-18 Oct. Moscow (RUS) | 20-21 Oct. Berlin (GER) | 2-3 Nov. Beijing (CHN) | 6-7 Nov. Tokyo (JPN) | 10-11 Nov. Singapore (SIN)

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Previews & Recaps

2014 Dubai World Cup – Le Clos nearly breaks 100 fly world record at Dubai day 2 finals

Chad le Clos won two events on day 2, including the 100 fly, where he came just over a tenth away from breaking a five-year-old world record.

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2014 Dubai World Cup: two world records for Hungarians on day 1

Katinka Hosszu is back, just three days removed from her triple-World Record performance in Doha, which has her leading the World Cup series points standings handily.

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2014 FINA World Cup Doha: World record and three wins for Hosszu on day 2, Dekker wins twice

Chad le Clos came just short of a world record in the mens’ 100 fly, crushing his own national record with a 48.70.

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Americans To Swim 2 Sets of Relays in Moscow

Gunnar Bentz and 7 junior girls will join the American contingent in Moscow on Wednesday. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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FINA/Arena WC Preview: Hardy, Meilutyte to Square Off in Stockholm

American Jessica Hardy will be back in her favorite element in Stockholm: Short Course Meters (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Updated World Cup Money Standings

Updated money standings after Day 2 in Doha

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Doha Day 1 Features Similar Suspects, Triple Wins for Hosszu and Seto

Katinka Hosszu of Hungary continues to dominate the 2012 FINA World Cup Series

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Video

2014 Tokyo World Cup Day 2 Meet Replay

Thanks to SwimSwam’s favorite YouTube detective bobo gigi for tracking down this video. Above, see the full replay from day…

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WATCH – Video Replay From Day 1 Finals of 2014 FINA World Cup Series

Watch Katinka Hosszu and the rest of the swimmers from day 1 of the 2014 FINA World Cup Stop in Beijing, China.

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Race Video: 2014 FINA Swimming World Cup, Hong Kong, DAY 1

American Tom Shields and Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu were the biggest winners on day 1 of the Hong Kong World Cup, at least in terms of series points.

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WATCH: FINA race videos from the first day of the Dubai World Cup, including both world records

Check out race videos from the Dubai World Cup courtesy of FINA. Included are both world records set by Daniel Gyurta and Katinka Hosszu in today’s finals session.

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WATCH: Race videos from day 1 of the Doha World Cup stop

Roland Schoeman won the men’s 50 breast on day 1 in Doha. Watch that race along with the rest of day 1 action here.

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Race Video: Morozov wins 50 Free, Beijing World Cup, 20.91

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: Godsoe wins 200 Back, Beijing World Cup, 1:51.29

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: le Clos wins 100 Fly, Beijing World Cup, 49.41 (Shields goes 49.45)

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: Coutts wins 100 IM, Beijing World Cup, 58.08

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: le Clos wins 200 IM, Beijing World Cup, 1:52.60

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: Godsoe wins 50 Back, Beijing World Cup, 23.07

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: Campbell wins 100 Free, Beijing World Cup, 51.59

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: Australia Breaks The World Record in 4×50 Mixed Free Relay, 1:30.52

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: Fraser-Holmes wins 200 Free, Beijing World Cup, 1:43.09

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: Santos wins 50 Fly at Beijing World Cup, 22.13

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: Morozov wins 100 free at Beijing World Cup, 45.88

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: Godsoe wins 100 Back, Beijing World Cup, 50.15

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: le Clos edges Shun in 200 Fly, Beijing World Cup, 1:51.7

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: Hosszu wins 200 IM, Beijing World Cup, 2:05.34

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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More Analysis

FINA to Add France as 8th Leg of 2015 Short Course World Cup

The small French town of Chartres, known for its cathedral above, is one of two sites in France that may play host to a stop of the 2015 FINA World Cup Series.

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3 Ways to Improve your Bodyline

Courtesy of BridgeAthletic In swimming, there are countless ways to improve your speed through the water. Proper technique in your…

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FINA officially invalidates Russian relay world records featuring Yuliya Efimova

As of this week, FINA has wiped two Russian relay world records off the books due to the failed drug test by Yuliya Efimova.

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2014 FINA World Cup final money lists – $389,000 for Hosszu to close season

The World Cup circuit has officially wrapped up with the Singapore event, and Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu is once again the season’s biggest money-earner.

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Hosszu and Le Clos repeat as FINA World Cup Champions for 2014

Katinka Hosszu and Chad le Clos completed what’s seemed inevitable for most of this year’s World Cup tour: repeating as World Cup points champions.

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Belmonte Shines With Three Gold on Final Day of 2014 FINA World Cup Series

Mireia Belmonte finished her World Cup strong, as others fatigued, with three gold medals.

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Le Clos Approaches World Records; Felicia Lee Moves to #2 All-Time in US on Day 1 in Singapore

Saturday in Singapore marked the beginning of the two-day final stop of the 2014 FINA World Cup Series. While times…

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World Cup points update: Hosszu, Le Clos primed to repeat with one meet left

Katinka Hosszu (pictured) and Chad le Clos have just about clinched repeat victories on the World Cup circuit, leading their respective genders handily with just one meet to go.

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World Cup money lists: Dekker cracks $100,000, Hosszu nearing a quarter-million

Katinka Hosszu still leads all athletes and is approaching a quarter of a million dollars in total World Cup earnings, while Inge Dekker became the third swimmer this year to earn a six-figure prize total.

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World Cup Tokyo Day Two Results

Katinka Hosszu started another strong night of swimming taking the women’s 400 IM in a time of 4:23. 67…

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Fran Halsall breaks British 50 back record at Tokyo World Cup

Fran Halsall broke a national record that was less than a year old while winning the 50 backstroke at the Tokyo World Cup event.

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British Sprint Record Falls, Katie Drabot Cracks American Top-10 at Tokyo World Cup

Junior Katie Drabot became the 9th-fastest American woman of all-time in the 200 SCM freestyle on the first day of the 2014 FINA World Cup series.

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World Cup points update: Atkinson & Gyurta make charges in Beijing

The series leaders are all but uncatchable, but a pair of breaststrokers made solid headway in tracking down the rest of the field during the Beijing World Cup.

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World Cup money lists: Dekker closing in on 6-figures after Beijing

The 2014 World Cup tour has now given out over a million dollars in total prize monies, and a third swimmer is close to breaking into a six-figure winnings total.

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Katinka Hosszu Passes Martina Moracova For Most World Cup Victories Of All-Time

Hungarian Katinka Hosszu has made history, surpassing Slovakian Martina Moravcova for the most World Cup event victories of all-time. Moravcova retired with…

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2nd-Ranked Tom Shields Not Racing at Beijing World Cup; Gyurta to Benefit

U.S. National butterfly champion Tom Shields isn’t racing at the Beijing World Cup, which leaves Daniel Gyurta in a position to pick up big overall series money.

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World Cup Points: Hosszu close to 700, Lu in line for performance bonus

Katinka Hosszu’s points lead is insurmountable, but Lu Ying could break her streak of winning the top performance bonus at each World Cup stop.

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World Cup Money Update: Hosszu & Le Clos continue to pad leads, wallets

As has been the case nearly the entire course of this year’s FINA World Cup circuit, it was Katinka Hosszu and Chad le Clos who brought in the biggest cash hauls on day 1 of the Beijing meet.

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Lu Ying, Xu Jiayu break Asian, Chinese national records at Beijing World Cup

Day 1 of the Beijing World Cup saw a pair of swimmers break national records in their home country in back-to-back events. Lu also broke the Asian record in her 100 fly.

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