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Daiya Seto Takes Altitude Break To Notch 1:58.42 200 IM Time Trial

Heavy IM medal contender Daiya Seto of Japan raced today in Nagano but will return to the mountain for more altitude training.

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Japan Takes Down 200 Free Relay Records For Both Men & Women

Leukemia survivor Rikako Ikee celebrated her 21st birthday in style with a 200m free relay Japanese national record over the weekend.

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India Will Send Historic 3-Swimmer Roster to Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

India will send 3 swimmers to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after two men became the first in country history to hit FINA Olympic “A” standards.

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World Junior Record Holder Hwang Sunwoo Heads Up Korean OLY Roster

World Junior Record holder Hwang Sunwoo is on the prowl for an Olympic medal in the men’s 200m freestyle in Tokyo, Japan later this month.

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Amro Al-Wir Rounds Out Jordan’s Largest Olympic Swimming Roster In History

Jordan has sent 2 swimmers to the last 7 Olympic Games but Al-Wir’s addition to the Tokyo 2020 squad brings them up to 3 for this year’s Games.

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Olympic Champion Schooling Leads Singaporean Squad For Tokyo

Singapore’s first-ever Olympic gold medalist, Joseph Schooling, will be back to defend his 100m fly Olympic title in Tokyo Japan.

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Maximillian Ang, Quah Ting Wen Snag SEA Games Roster Spots

The 16th Singapore National Swimming Championships wrapped up over the weekend at OCBC Aquatic Centre, with Quah Ting Wen among those in the water.

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Abeysinghe and Gaffoor of Sri Lanka Nominated for Tokyo Olympics

Sri Lankan National Record holders Matthew Abeysinghe and Aniqah Gaffoor will compete at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, pending FINA’s approval on July 1st.

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Ikee Keeping To Relays Only; Sato Adding 100 Breast For Olympics

20-year-old leukemia survivor Rikako Ikee will be sticking to the relays at next months’ Olympic Games in her home nation.

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High-Level International Meets For July 2021

It’s here. The month of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan, postponed from last year due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Take A Glimpse Inside The Tokyo Olympic Village

The village, located on the Harumi waterfront district of Tokyo, is expected to host 18,000 athletes and officials inside 21 residential buildings.

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Srihari Nataraj Becomes India’s Second FINA “A” Cut in 2 Days

A day after India earned its first-ever Olympic “A” cut, Srihari Nataraj added another with a new National Record in the men’s 100 back.

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Selen Ozbilen and Sanberk Oktar Break Two More Turkish National Records

On Friday, Selen Ozbilen (right) broke her 100 free Turkish National Record from May by .11. This was the 18th Turkish National Record to fall this year.

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FINA Invalidates Times Posted at Uzbekistan Open Following Controversy

FINA has reportedly invalidated the times posted at the Uzbekistan Open Swimming Championship, following allegations that the times were altered.

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Sajan Prakash Becomes India’s First-Ever FINA ‘A’ Cut Swimmer

While competing on day 2 of the Sette Colli Trophy, Sajan Prakash nabbed a FINA ‘A’ cut in the men’s 200m butterfly event.

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