Articles by Retta Race

Daiya Seto Continues Best Time Siege With 51.89 100 Fly

Daiya Seto is pumping out the best times left and right. Tonight in Tokyo he got under the 52-sec mark in the 100m fly for just the 2nd time of his career.

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18-Year-Old Shoma Sato Scorches 2:07.58 200 Breast; Dips Under FINA WJR*

18-year-old Shoma Sato busted out the best 200 breaststroke of his young career, crushing a time of 2:07.58 to close out Kosuke Kitajima Cup.

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2020 Luxembourg Euro Meet Day 2 Finals Recap

Swedish Olympic multi-medalist Sarah Sjostrom takes on the 50 back, 100 fly and 50 free triple on day 2 of the 2020 Luxembourg Euro Meet.

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Hello Tokyo: Daiya Seto Logs 4:06.09 Lifetime Best 400 IM, Now 5th Fastest Ever

One of the best swimmers in the world right now, Daiya Seto of Japan, proved it big-time tonight by registering the 7th fastest 400 IM time ever.

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5 JPN Men Clock 48-Second 100 Free Times At Kosuke Kitajima Cup

Sprint ace Shinri Shioura led a men’s 100m freestyle siege on day 2 of the 2020 Kosuke Kitajima Cup taking place in Tokyo, Japan.

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Bukhov’s 23.14 50 Fly Silver In Luxembourg Sets New World Junior Record

Ukrainian teen is following in teammate Andrii Govorov’s footsteps in the men’s 50 fly, establishing a new World Junior Record.

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2020 Luxembourg Euro Meet Day 1 Finals Recap

How did Florent Manaudou fare in the men’s 50m fly? Find out in our Day 1 Euro Meet Recap from the intense action in Luxembourg.

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Ryosuke Irie Delivers World-Leading 52.59 100 Back On 30th Birthday

Celebrating his 30th birthday, Japanese mainstay Ryosuke Irie set a world-leading 52.59 100 backstroke at the Kosuke Kitajima Cup.

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Matsumoto Moves Up To #3 In The World With 1:45.8 200 Free

Japanese swimmers continue to make a statement already in 2020, tonight with Katsuhiro Matsumoto ripping a 1:45.82 meet record 100m freestyle.

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Seto & Irie Happy With FINA Champions Series Races, But Looking For More

Japanese swimmers have been upping their game big-time with a home nation-hosted Olympic Games on the horizon. Daiya Seto and Ryosuke Irie are no exception.

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Tokyo Olympic Aquatics Center Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Slated For March

Things are coming together for the 2020 Olympic Games, as the Tokyo Aquatic Center will be having its ribbon-cutting ceremony in March.

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Chalmers Opts Out Of 50 Free Final While McKeown Clocks PB In The Event

18-year-old Kaylee McKeown closed out a heck of a South Aussie State Championships meet, clocking a 50m free personal best to end her campaign.

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Chalmers Splashes For 20th+ Time In 5 Days; Kaylee McKeown Scorches 50 Back

Kyle Chalmers is racking up the meters this weekend at the 2020 South Australian State Championships, tonight taking on the 100m fly and 200m free.

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Unretired Canadian Olympian Brent Hayden Possibly Eyeing Des Moines Return

Canadian Olympic medalist Brent Hayden is eyeing his return, possibly diving in at the Pro Swim Series in Des Moines, Iowa.

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Chalmers Clocks World’s First Sub-48 100 Free Of 2020

Kyle Chalmers is staking his claim on the men’s 100m free early, topping the world rankings for 2020 with a solid 47.99 to kick-off his Tokyo run.

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