50 Fly Scratches Dot Day 1 Prelims For World University Games


  • July 4th-9th, 2019
  • Napoli, Italy
  • LCM (50m)
  • Live Stream: Olympic Channel (in US), Rai Sport (in Italy)
  • Entry Lists & Live Results

There aren’t too many notable scratches out of the first prelims session of the 2019 World University Games, but a handful of top 50 flyers are off of start lists.

Most of the scratches appear to be from countries that already have two entries in that event. A handful of relays also scratched out of day 1. The 2019 Summer Universiade begins tomorrow morning from Naples, Italy.

Here’s a full list of day 1’s scratches out of the circle-seeded heats:

Women’s 50 fly:

  • #18 seed Alexandra Wenk, Germany

Women’s 400 IM:

  • #16 seed Gabrielle Roncatto, Brazil

Men’s 100 breast:

  • #13 seed Danil Semianinov, Russia
  • #17 seed Evgenii Somov, Russia

Women’s 200 back:

  • #9 seed Carlotta ToniItaly
  • #19 seed Tessa Vermeulen, Netherlands

Men’s 50 fly:

  • #4 seed Nikita KorolevRussia
  • #6 seed Roman Shevliakov, Russia
  • #8 seed Teong Tzen WeiSingapore
  • #15 seed Daniel Hunter, New Zealand

Women’s 4×100 free relay:

  • Scratches: Netherlands, Finland, Sweden
  • Added: Australia

Men’s 4×100 free relay:

  • Scratches: France, Hungary, Lithuania, Sweden, Turkey
  • Added: Great Britain, Mexico

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1 year ago

TEAM USA is going to have a romping good time!
Both women and men are loaded with talent and ready to take on all comers!

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