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Worlds Silver Medalist Liu Zixuan Fails Doping Test at National Games

Liu Zixuan (above) was on China’s silver-medal winning 800 free relay at last summer’s World Championships.

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2017 Aussie SC C’ships: Seebohm Claims 25th Aussie SC Title

The Aussies continuue to put on a show in Adelaide, with Cate Campbell firing off another Australian NR, while Emily Seebohm earned her 25th short course national title.

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Open Water World Record Holder Monte Monfore Passes Away at 56

Open-water swimmer Monte Monfore passed way on Tuesday.

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Park Tae Hwan Takes 5 Gold, An Se Hyeon Flies At Korean Festival

Read up on the last half of the 2017 Korean Sports Festival, which included notable swims by Park Tae Hwan and An Se Hyeong.

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2017 Aussie SC C’ships Day 1 Finals: Campbell & Chalmers Set Fire

Aussie stars Cate Campbell and Kyle Chalmers set the SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre on fire on day 1.

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Beyond The Lane Lines: Olympian Wanted For Fraud

Get your weekly news fix on happenings outside the pool, with this week’s Beyond the Lane Lines. A wedding engagement, first pitch, a memorial meet and more stories make-up the latest edition.

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2017 Australian SC C’ships Preview: Visiting Swimmers Pack A Punch

Japan’s Olympic medalist Daiya Seto is just one of several heavy-hitting foreign swimmers set to compete at this week’s Australian Short Course Championships. American Jordan Wilimovsky and Lithuanian Ruta Meilutyte are also set to compete, with Aussie talent Kyle Chalmers, Emily Seebohm and the Campbell sisters ready to rock as wel.

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Park Tae Hwan Rockets 4×200 Men To New National Record

The 98th National Sports Festival of Korea Saturday, October 21st – Thursday, October 26th Cheongju Indoor Swimming Pool, Chungbuk LCM…

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Bridi & Ruffini Seal Up 2017 Marathon Swimming World Cup Titles In HK

The 2017 FINA/HOSA 10k Marathon Swimming World Cup wrapped up over the weekend, with the final of 7 stops having taken place in Hong Kong on Saturday, October 21st.

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Yan Zibei Goes Sub-Minute in 100 Breaststroke for 2nd Time This Season

Chna’s Yan Zibei has been faster than a minute twice in the 100 breaststroke this season – something nobody else has done even once yet.

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Beyond The Lane Lines: Sun Yang Defends Himself

Catch up on smaller stories from around the web in this week’s Beyond the Lane Lines, featuring Grant Hackett, Brooke Hanson and Sun Yang.

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Video Replay Determines Winners Rasovszky & Cunha At World Cup 10k

The 6th stop of the 2017 FINA/HOSA Marathon Swim World Cup concluded in dramatic fashion, as video replay had to be used to determine the winners in both the men’s and women’s 10k races.

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India’s First-Ever Olympic Swimmer Passes Away At 87

India’s first-ever Olympic swimmer has passed away, as Shamsher Khan died of cardiac arrest on Sunday, October 15th at the age of 87.

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Meilutyte & Seto Spend Time Under Aussie Coach Bohl At Griffith

Lithuanian Olympic champion from 2012, Ruta Meilutyte, and Japanese Olympic medalist in Rio, Daiya Seto, have both been training in the Gold Coast at Griffith University.

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Joseph Schooling, Quah Zheng Wen Cash In On SEA Games Performances

University of Texas student-athlete Joseph Schooling earned another paycheck with his recent 6 golds at the Southeast Asian Games.

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