FINA World Cup Series

Le Clos back into World Cup series points lead after Dubai, but only by 4; Hosszu crushing competition

Chad le Clos is back in the driver’s seat, leading the World Cup points standings after the Dubai meet, but his lead is just four points after a great weekend for Hungary’s Daniel Gyurta.

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2014 Dubai World Cup – Le Clos nearly breaks 100 fly world record at Dubai day 2 finals

Chad le Clos won two events on day 2, including the 100 fly, where he came just over a tenth away from breaking a five-year-old world record.

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Katinka Hosszu Gets 2nd World Record in Dubai Rebreaking Her Own 100 IM Mark

Katinka Hosszu is collecting more $10,000 checks on the 2014 FINA World Cup circuit.

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2014 FINA World Cup Dubai Photo Vault

  Many thank to FINA and G. Scala/Deepbluemedia for these swimming photos.

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WATCH: FINA race videos from the first day of the Dubai World Cup, including both world records

Check out race videos from the Dubai World Cup courtesy of FINA. Included are both world records set by Daniel Gyurta and Katinka Hosszu in today’s finals session.

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Gyurta rockets to World Cup points lead, Hosszu extends her lead to over 150 after Dubai day 1

It was a great day for the Hungarians at the Dubai World Cup Sunday, with Daniel Gyurta and Katinka Hosszu each setting a world record and riding that wave to the top of both the money-earners lists and the series points standings.

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Hungarian Money Machines: Hosszu and Gyurta add five-figure bonuses on day 1 of Dubai World Cup

Daniel Gyurta jumped into the World Record game, earning a $10,000 bonus alongside his countrywoman Katinka Hosszu. The two now lead all money-earners on the World Cup circuit this year.

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Daniel Gyurta Lowers His SCM 200 Breaststroke World Record In Dubai

Daniel Gyurta lowered his 200 breaststroke record from the suit era of 2009 to 2:00.48 today at the Dubai World Cup.

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2014 Dubai World Cup: two world records for Hungarians on day 1

Katinka Hosszu is back, just three days removed from her triple-World Record performance in Doha, which has her leading the World Cup series points standings handily.

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Katinka Hosszu Within Striking Distance of Four World Records After Dubai Prelims Day 1

With a busy prelims session on the first day of the 2014 Dubai World Cup, Katinka Hosszu, is within a second…

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Start Lists for 2014 Dubai World Cup Stop, Meet Begins Sunday

Full Doha World Cup results. Full Dubai World Cup heat sheets/start lists. Full Dubai World Cup entries list (in ranked…

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Guiness Recognizes UAE Swimmers For First Relay of Its Kind at World Championships

Obaid, Saeed, Bakheet, and Faisal al Jasmi are recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records for being the first group of brothers to make up an entire relay at a Swimming World Championship meet.

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Year of the Seahorse: FINA unveils Bahoor, 2014 World Champs mascot, in Doha

FINA’s 2014 Short Course World Championships will be represented by its new mascot, presented at the Doha World Cup stop yesterday.

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Swim Stars land in Dubai for Round Two of the FINA World Cup

Some of the world’s best swimmers arrived in Dubai today, ahead of the second round of the FINA/MASTBANK Swimming World Cup which will be held on Sunday 31 August and Monday 1 September.

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