Xu Jiayu fired off a new World Record in the men’s 100m back while competing on the final day of the World Cup in Tokyo.
Yui Ohashi nabbed a new national record in the 400m IM yesterday and the Japanese powerhouse accomplished the same feat in the 200m IM tonight in Tokyo.
19-year-old Rikako Ikee got a major confidence boost in Tokyo tonight, beating Sweden’s Olympic champion Sarah Sjostrom in the women’s 100m butterfly.
World Record holder Sarah Sjostrom of Sweden fired off the fastest 100m fly time of the morning. She also produced a finals-worthy time in the 100m free.
Night 1 of the 2018 British Universities & Colleges Sport Championships (BUCS) brought the women’s 800m freestyle and men’s 1500m freestyle to Ponds Forge to kick-off the 3-day meet.
Americans Kelsi Dahlia and Kathleen Baker each took two golds on night 1 of the Nico Sapio Trophy.
Santo Condorelli is now representing Italy internationally and he made his first elite final in those new colors.
In the World Cup cat-and-mouse between Sarah Sjostrom and Ranomi Kromowidjojo, the Swede cam out on top on day 1.
While competing on day 1 of the FINA World Cup in Tokyo, the city hosting the 2020 Olympic Games, Russian Vlad Morozov tied his own World Record in the men’s 100m IM with a time of 50.26.
Vlad Morozov fired off a new World Cup Series Record in the 50m freestyle to end the night in Toyko.
Xu Jiayu nailed a new Chinese national record in the men’s 200 back, dipping into 1:48 territory for the first time in his career.
Over 1,000 swimmers took part in the inaugural Daman DXB SwimFest 2018 in Dubai, UAE earlier this week.
Ben Proud wasn’t born as the British beast he is today. Take a look at his early years in our Now & Then: Part Two.
British Swimming has released its qualification criteria for the upcoming major senior and junior international competitions in 2019.
Santo Condorelli will be representing Italy for the first time as the nation hosts the 45th Nico Sapio Trophy in Genoa.