Katinka Hosszu dominated day one of the Beijing World Cup stop to no surprise, with a win and Hungarian national…
U.S. National butterfly champion Tom Shields isn’t racing at the Beijing World Cup, which leaves Daniel Gyurta in a position to pick up big overall series money.
Katinka Hosszu’s points lead is insurmountable, but Lu Ying could break her streak of winning the top performance bonus at each World Cup stop.
As has been the case nearly the entire course of this year’s FINA World Cup circuit, it was Katinka Hosszu and Chad le Clos who brought in the biggest cash hauls on day 1 of the Beijing meet.
Day 1 of the Beijing World Cup saw a pair of swimmers break national records in their home country in back-to-back events. Lu also broke the Asian record in her 100 fly.
Hungarian Katinka Hosszu has resumed her winning ways with an early National Record in the 800 free in Beijing.
With the 2014 Australian Short Course Championships just around the corner a group of ten swimmers will fit in some final race practise when they head to Asia to contest the FINA World Cups in Beijing, Tokyo and Singapore starting this Friday October 24.
Beijing welcomes swimming’s elite for the fifth leg of the FINA Swimming World Cup from October 24-25. The Chinese capital, together with Tokyo (JPN, October 28-29) and Singapore (SIN, November 1-2), constitute the third and final cluster.
The FINA 10km Marathon Swimming World Cup 2014 wrapped up on October 18 in Hong Kong following the eighth and final race of the season. The action-packed race featured close finishes among both men and women.
The women’s roster includes Kathleen Baker, the runner-up in the 200m back at Nationals, who also competed at the Pan Pacific Championships, and Ella Eastin, a double gold medalist and captain of the Junior Pan Pacs team.
With the Moscow World Cup ending the tour’s second cluster, Chad le Clos and Katinka Hosszu each benefited from the tour’s cluster bonuses to crack new barriers in the money lists.
Chad le Clos and Katinka Hosszu continue to hurtle towards repeat World Cup points championships, as each finished as the highest scorers in Moscow and in all of Cluster 2.
Chad le Clos collected another three gold on the second day in Moscow…
Day one of the Moscow World Cup kicked off today bringing both iron lady Katinka Hosszu and American Tom Shields…
With the third of seven stops completed on the World Cup tour, Chad le Clos and Katinka Hosszu are in…