Nathan Adrian showed up big-time for the Americans; his 47.29 leg was the fastest in the field by a long shot.
Katie Ledecky became the first woman in history to break the 8:10 barrier when she won the women’s 800m freestyle with new World Record of 8:07.39.
Caeleb Dressel swam a 21.85 to set a new 17-18 NAG record in the 50 free and post the fastest time at Phillips 66 Nationals prelims this morning.
Tom Shields will look for his first World Championship medal in the 100 fly after tying for the top time in the semi-final going 51.03
Six days down and two to go. Here’s the FINA World Championship Day 6 Final Photo Vault from our photographer Mike…
Sun Yang and Gregorio Paltrinieri will battle it out in the 1500, with the prelims going off on day 7 and the final on day 8
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2015 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS RACE VIDEO: Nathan Adrian set the American Record in the semi-finals of the 50 free this evening in Kazan.
Nathan Adrian (USA) posted World’s #1 time this year with fastest qualifying time out of the semi-finals of men’s 50m freestyle, 21.37, at the 2015 FINA World Championships.
Nathan Adrian struggles in the 100 free and success in the 50 free shows just how tough that double is
Nathan Adrian set the American Record in the semi-finals of the 50 free this evening in Kazan. His time of 21.37 puts him as the top seed going into tomorrow evening’s final.
Thanks to Tim Binning – theswimpictures.com – for these great swimming photos.
With Cesar Cielo leaving the FINA World Championships prematurely due to injury, the door is wide open for a number of swimmers to capitalize on his absence from the 50 free.
Two of the biggest names in men’s sprint freestyle are USA’s Anthony Ervin and (a little more so, this year) Russia’s Vlad…
After being upset by Laszlo Cseh in the 200m butterfly, South African Chad Le Clos will look to defend his world title in the 100 fly