The Sjostrom Show has escalated to shockwave proportions.
Spain’s Mireia Belmonte became the first woman ever under 4:19 tonight in the short course 400 IM.
Dutch swimmer Arno Kamminga raced his way to the #2 seed in the men’s 200m breaststroke in Eindhoven, clocking a new national record in the process.
Sjostrom fires off a new SCM World Record, while Katinka Hosszu, Mireia Belmonte and Vlad Morozov collect double wins in Eindhoven.
Sarah Sjostrom just knocked her own SCM 100 freestyle World Record down to a new low of 50.58.
Sarah Sjostrom gets it done again, clocking 51.02 in the women’s 100 SCM freestyle in Eindhoven this morning.
FINA has dropped the Dubai stop from the 2017 World Cup series and shifted the date of the Doha event, with some format changes still being adjusted for the tour’s second cluster.
Two world records fell today in Berlin, but several other swimmers also notched national records on the day.
Sarah Sjostrom still leads all money-earners after two stops of the 2017 World Cup, but Katinka Hosszu and Ranomi Kromowidjojo both earned $10,000 world record bonuses to close the gap in Berlin.
Chad le Clos won a pair of events in Berlin to break a three-way tie for the men’s point lead on the 2017 World Cup circuit.
The Iron Lady strikes again in Berlin, this time with a shiny new 100m IM World Record.
More than one Dutch national record bit the dust tonight in Berlin.
Vlad Morozov cranked out a new short course 100 freestyle Russian national record while competing at the 2nd World Cup stop in Berlin tonight.
Chad Le Clos’ freestyle keeps improving, signaled by a new short course 100 freestyle South African national record.
Sarah Sjostrom is on-fire and simply shows no signs of stopping.