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2018 Asian Games Day 4 Preview: Schooling & Balandin Set To Splash

Joseph Schooling of Singapore and Dmitriy Balandin of Kazakhstan, both reigning Olympic champions, will take on their fellow Asian swimmers tomorrow in Jakarta.

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Japanese Teen Ishikawa Throws Down 51.92 1Fly National HS Record

While Japan is making major waves in Indonesia at the 2018 Asian Games, young stars like Shinnosuke Ishikawa are keeping the fire hot at home.

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2018 Asian Games: Sun Yang’s Podium Adventures

Sun Yang is making headlines once again, for his performances both in and out of the pool.

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Injured Olympian Balandin Intends To Race 50 And 100 Breast In Jakarta

2016 Olympic gold medalist in the men’s 200m breaststroke, Dmitriy Balandin of Kazakhstan, withdrew from the event in Jakarta, but aims to race the 50m and 100m.

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Chinese Women Remain Undefeated With Games Record In 800 Free Relay

The Chinese women broke the Asian Games Record to win their sixth consecutive title in the 800 free relay.

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Rikako Ikee Continues Gold Rush With Games Record In Women’s 100 Fly

Rikako Ikee broke the Asian Games Record to win the women’s 100 fly in a time of 56.30.

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China’s Liu Xiang Becomes First Woman Sub-27 In 50 Back At Asian Games (WORLD RECORD)

Chinese swimmer Liu Xiang became the first woman under 27 seconds in the 50 back with a world record swim of 26.98.

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2018 Asian Games: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

World record holder Ippei Watanabe will swim the men’s 200 breast on day 3 of the Asian Games.

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Joseph Schooling Misses Asian Games Final in 50 Free

In his first individual event of the meet, Singapore’s Joseph Schooling missed the final of the 50 free, swimming almost 6-tenths slower than his personal best.

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2018 Asian Games: Japan And China In Dead Heat Through Day 2

18-year-old Rikako Ikee snagged 2 gold medals in a super quick turn around time for the nation of Japan as it holds the most minimal of leads over China in the Asian Games medal table.

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2018 Asian Games Day 3 Preview: Balandin Goes Missing From 2Breast

Although Kazakhstani Olympic champion Dmitriy Balandin is physically in Jakarta, he is missing from the men’s 200m breaststroke start lists for the 2018 Asian Games.

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‘Back To Schooling’ As Olympic Champion Splits Big To Start In Jakarta

Joseph Schooling has been tightening up his routine both in and out of the water and it shows.

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Japanese Men Break Asian Games Record In 800 Free Relay

Katsuhiro Matsumoto anchored the Japanese men to gold and a new Games Record in the 800 free relay.

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2018 Asian Games: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

The second day of the 2018 Asian Games will see Xu Jiayu seek a second backstroke win and Sun Yang a second freestyle win, while Rikako Ikee chases two wins of her own.

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Ikee Breaks Own 100 Free Games Record In 53.27, Now Has Three Golds

Rikako Ikee is now 3/3 in gold medals as she won the 100 freestyle in a new Games Record.

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