2022 FINA World Aquatics Championships

Whistleblower Replaced on Diving Technical Committee After Reporting FINA VP Zhou

After reporting FINA vice president Zhou Jihong for “unethical behavior,” whistleblower Simon Latimer was replaced on the Diving Technical Committee. 

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China Completes Sweep of All 13 Diving Gold Medals at 2022 Worlds

Defending world champion Jian Yang had to rally from seventh place after botching a triple twisting forward 2½ in the third round.

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2022 World Champs Water Polo: U.S. Women Win Gold in Stellar Defensive Effort

It was truly a defensive effort for the ages, as the Americans allowed just 17 shots to make it to their goalkeeper.

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Musselman Leads U.S. Women’s Water Polo to Fourth Straight World Championship Win

The U.S. women’s water polo team held off a late comeback by Hungary to claim their fourth World Championship in a row on Saturday in Budapest. 

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2022 World Champs Water Polo: Italy and Spain Advance to Men’s Gold Medal Match

Italy and Spain will be playing for Gold, while Greece and Croatia will battle for the Bronze medal. 

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2022 World Champs Water Polo: U.S. Women Win Gold in Stellar Defensive Effort

It was truly a defensive effort for the ages, as the Americans allowed just 17 shots to make it to their goalkeeper.

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2022 World Champs Water Polo: Italy and Spain Advance to Men’s Gold Medal Match

Italy and Spain will be playing for Gold, while Greece and Croatia will battle for the Bronze medal. 

2022 World Champs: USA, Hungary Set to Battle for Women’s Water Polo Title

Goalkeeper Amanda Longan had 16 saves to help the United States hold off Italy for a 14-6 victory in Thursday’s semifinals.

How Did We Do? Reviewing SwimSwam’s Worlds Predictions

Frenchman Leon Marchand greatly exceeded our expectations at the 2022 FINA World Championships, winning three medals (two of them gold).

Chinese Teens Separated by .3 Points in Thrilling Women’s 10-Meter Platform Final

The battle for gold in the women’s 10-meter platform diving final between Chinese teens Yuxi Chen and Hongchan Quan came down to the wire on Monday.

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Lani Pallister Details COVID at Worlds, Heart Surgery, Eating Disorder, & Mono

Lani has been able to keep a positive attitude but doesn’t hold back in saying she was very down about missing the 800 final which she had qualified for.

What Does the Video Show in Controversial Men’s 50 Backstroke Finish in Budapest?

Justin Ress was disqualified, and then ultimately reinstated, in the men’s 50 backstroke final. What does the only public video angle show of the finish?

2022 World Championships: Day 8 Finals SwimSwam Watch Party

Grab a snack, grab a drink, and come watch finals of the 2022 World Championships every day with SwimSwam and some of swimming’s top stars.

Watch Katie Ledecky Win 5th Consecutive Title in the 800 Free (Day 7 Race Videos)

Watch Katie Ledecky become the first person to win 5 consecutive titles in the same event at the World Championships and other day 7 race videos.

2022 World Championships: Day 7 Finals SwimSwam Watch Party

Grab a snack, grab a drink, and come watch finals of the 2022 World Championships every day with SwimSwam and some of swimming’s top stars.

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Whistleblower Replaced on Diving Technical Committee After Reporting FINA VP Zhou

After reporting FINA vice president Zhou Jihong for “unethical behavior,” whistleblower Simon Latimer was replaced on the Diving Technical Committee. 

China Completes Sweep of All 13 Diving Gold Medals at 2022 Worlds

Defending world champion Jian Yang had to rally from seventh place after botching a triple twisting forward 2½ in the third round.

Musselman Leads U.S. Women’s Water Polo to Fourth Straight World Championship Win

The U.S. women’s water polo team held off a late comeback by Hungary to claim their fourth World Championship in a row on Saturday in Budapest. 

China Stays Perfect with 10th Diving Gold Medal in as Many Events at 2022 Worlds

Qian Ren and Yu Duan never relinquished their lead in Friday’s mixed 10-meter synchro final, giving China its 10th gold medal in as many diving events.

Brazil’s Cunha Captures Fifth World Title in 25K Open Water to Close Worlds

Cunha won her fifth title in the event and her second individual title of the 2022 Open Water World Championships as she won the 5K earlier in the week.