Fernando Scheffer had the 2nd fastest split in the field as Brazil smashed the 4×200 free relay world record.
No gold medal or World Record is safe once American Caeleb Dressel rockets off the blocks.
The United States maintained its overall medal standings lead, totaling 17 medals through day 3.
Former USC Trojan standout Dylan Carter cracked a new Trinidad & Tobago National Record in the men’s 50m backstroke semi-finals tonight in Hangzhou.
Olivia Smoliga’s win in the women’s 100m backstroke added another gold to the stars n’ stripes tally.
Watch the American foursome of Caeleb Dressel, Blake Pieroni, Michael Chadwick and Ryan Held re-write history in the men’s 4x100m freestyle relay.
Caeleb Dressel’s capturing of the 100 freestyle American Record is one of many feats that took place on day 1 in Hangzhou.
The Brazilian men broke the South American Record in the 400 free relay in both prelims and finals.