Phoebe Bacon leads a stacked field of American female backstrokers set to compete in the 100 on day 1 of the Junior Pan Pacs in Fiji.
Following an announcement last week by the Olympic Council of Asia, Kuwaiti athletes are now competing under their own country’s flag at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Ryosuke Irie claimed 2 silvers behind American Ryan Murphy at the Pan Pacific Championships. Will the Japanese national record holder be able to come away with a gold ahead of rival Xu Jiayu here in Jakarta?
Japan and China are dueling for the top of the medal table, while Joseph Schooling claims first non-JPN/CHN gold.
See the schedule for the 2018 Junior Pan Pacific Swimming Championships (in your time zone).
23-year-old Dmitriy Balandin of Kazakhstan may retire after these 2018 Asian Games.
Xu Jiayu’s scintillating 52.30 backstroke lead-off was key as China broke the Asian Record in the mixed 400 medley relay.
Katsumi Nakamura was a key member of Japan’s record-breaking 400 free relay in Jakarta.
Yasuhiro Koseki destroyed the Asian Games Record to win the men’s 100 breast in 58.86.
Joseph Schooling successfully defended his 100 fly title at the Asian Games with a new meet record of 51.04.
Joseph Schooling will look to defend his 100 fly title on day 4 of the Asian Games in Jakarta.
China’s Yan Zibei broke the Asian Games Record in the 100 breast on Wednesday in prelims.
Joseph Schooling, after missing the final in his first individual event, cruised to the top seed in his specialty, the 100 fly, with room to spare.
Sajan Prakash, whose became the 1st Indian swimmer to final in the 200 fly in 32 years at the Asian Games, has been directly affected by the flooding in the southern Indian state of Kerala.