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Worlds Medal Table: Manuel Pushes U.S. to Double-Digit Golds on Day 6

The USA maintains it’s lead in the swimming medal table through day 6 of the 2017 FINA World Championships. In the overall aquatic sports medal table, however, China has 12 golds to the USA’s 11.

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Melanie Henique Goes 25.63 to Break French Record in 50 Fly

On Friday, Mélanie Henique broke the French national record in the 50m butterfly en route to qualifying third for Saturday’s final.

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Watch Anton Chupkov Break Meet, European Records in 200 Breast (Race Video)

Watch Russia’s Anton Chupkov come from behind to set a new Championship Record with 2:06.96, becoming the 2nd man in history to break 2:07.

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ASIA: Kitajima Effect Lives on for Japanese Breaststrokers

The Kitajima Effect lives on as the Japanese landed 2 men on the podium for tonight’s 200 breast final.

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2019 FINA World Championships Dates Released

The 18th FINA World Championships are set to take place in Gwanju, South Korea from July 12th-28th, 2019. The 1.4…

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Day 5 Race Videos: Litchfield, Renshaw, Murdoch, Ulyett *for UK Viewers*

Max Litchfield swam in the final of the men’s 200m IM on Thursday night in Budapest.

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Watch USA Women Win 4×200 Free Gold in Budapest (Race Video)

Watch Leah Smith, Mallory Comerford, Melanie Margalis, and Katie Ledecky win the gold medal in the 4x200m freestyle relay in Budapest.

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2017 FINA World Championships: Day 5 Finals Live Recap

The USA’s Chase Kalisz has a chance to win the first individual gold of this meet for the American men in tonight’s 200 IM final.

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Watch Caeleb Dressel’s American Record, 100 Free Gold, in Budapest (Race Video)

Watch as Caeleb Dressel breaks the American record in the 100m free, and Team USA goes 1-2 in Budapest.

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Race Video: Mireia Belmonte Follows 200 Fly Olympic Gold with Worlds Gold

Watch the race video of the women’s 200 meter butterfly in Budapest.

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Race Video: Chase Kalisz with 1:55.5, Wins 200 IM in Budapest

Chase Kalisz won his first world title on Thursday evening in Budapest, clocking a 1:55.56 in the 200 IM.

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ASIA: An Sehyeon Shines as 1st Korean Woman to Make 2 Finals at Worlds

Since the first World Championships took place in 1973, Korea has only had 6 swimmers reach the finals. Korean swimmer An Sehyeon made history when she became this first Korean woman to swim in multiple finals.

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China’s Qin Haiyang Lowers 200 IM Junior World Record To 1:57.06

China’s Qin Haiyang has lowered his own junior world record in the 200 IM, going 1:57.06 to take 6th in the World Champs final.

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2017 FINA World Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Olympic gold medalist Caeleb Dressel will be racing in the men’s 100m freestyle semifinals, one of the most anticipated events of the championships.

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