On the second day of the Treviso Swim Cup held in Itlay, South Africa’s Chad Le Clos did what he does best and won the two events in which he swam. Le Clos did not attend the first day of the meet, but won both the 100 fly and 200 free today.
Le Clos won the 100 fly (52.62) by almost 2 seconds to Dylan Bosch who came in 2nd with a time of 54.15. Le Clos also won the 200 free (1:46.68), besting the meet record from last year which was a 1:48.45 by Devon Myles Brown. This year, Brown came in second to Le Clos in a time of 1:48.63. Bosch came in 4th in the event (1:51.88), followed closely by Calvyn Justus (1:52.53).
The 50 free was won by Douglas Erasmus, who won the 100 free yesterday. Erasmus won the event by almost a second, clocking a time of 22.67. With Cameron Van der Bergh absent, Jarred Crous was able to inch out the field in the 100 breast, swimming the event in a time of 1:01.61.
On the women’s side, the 200 free was won by Vittoria Grotto, who swam it in a time of 2:05.41.
Jessica Beukes, who captured the 100 back yesterday, won the 200 back (2:22.64) by a margin of almost 4 seconds. The 50 free was dominated by last year’s winner, Giorgia Biondani, who tied her meet record time to win the event (25.66).
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