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2022 Mediterranean Games Day 5: Italy & Turkey Strike Gold

Italians Filippo Megli and Matteo Restivo each earned a gold to close out the swimming competition at the 2022 Mediterranean Games.

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Italian Relays Show Prowess On Day 4 Of 2022 Mediterranean Games

Italy grabbed gold on both the men’s and women’s sides in the medley relay, helping further the nation’s lead in the overall swimming medal table.

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2022 Mediterranean Games Day 3: Antoniou Hits 100 Free Cypriot Record

Cyprus swimmer Kalia Antoniou produced a new national record in the women’s 100m freestyle en route to topping the Mediterranean Games podium on day 3.

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FINA Appoint 3-Member Stabilization Committee to Manage Kenyan

FINA has appointed a three-member ‘stabilization committee’ to manage day-to-day activities in the Kenyan Swimming Federation.

Scozzoli, Megli Help Italy Soar To Top Of Mediterranean Games Medal Table

Fabio Scozzoli’s victory in the men’s 50m breaststroke tonight helped inch Italy up its way to the top of the Mediterranean Games medal table through day 2.

2022 World Champs Water Polo: Greece Bests United States to Move on to Semi-Finals

Greece bested a strong American team by a score of 16-11 to move on to the men’s water polo semi-finals along with Italy, Croatia, and Spain.

The Results Are In: Find Out Who Won SwimSwam’s 2022 World Champs Fantasy Draft

Find out whether Braden, Retta, Coleman, or Ben scored the most points in the fantasy draft (spoiler alert: it wasn’t Ben).

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2022 Swammy Awards: World Championships — Women’s Edition

in this article, SwimSwam recognizes the best overall, breakout, relay, and junior female swimmers from this year’s world championship meet.

Ranking The Top 15 Women Of The 2022 FINA World Championships

In this article, we rank who we thought were the top 15 women that competed at the 2022 FINA World Championships last week.

Ranking The Top 15 Men Of The 2022 World Championships

In the wake of 8 days of fast racing, check out our rankings of the top 15 from the 2022 World Championships in Budapest.

Van Niekerk Wins Africa’s Sole Medal Of 2022 World Champs (Day 8 Africa Recap)

Lara van Niekerk of South Africa was the only swimmer from an African country to land on the podium at these World Championships.

2022 World Championships: Day 8 Finals Live Recap

Tune in for the 16th and final session of swimming at the 2022 World Championships featuring the men’s 50 back, women’s 400 IM, and more!

Farida Osman Takes 0.01 Off Her African Record In 50 Fly Final

In the finals of the 50 fly, fourth-place finisher Farida Osman took 0.01 seconds off her previous African record time to set a new record of 25.38.

South Africa and Peru Scratch Mixed 4×100 Free Relay Prelims in Budapest

Most of the prelims scratches on day seven of the World Championships came from swimmers who withdrew from the meet like South Africa’s Coetze or Shayna Jack

Farida Osman Qualified For 5th-Straight WC 50 Fly Final (Day 6 Africa Recap)

Farida will take a run at snagging her third-straight 50 butterfly medal during the final on day 6 of the 2022 World Championships.