USA’s Katie Ledecky was better than ever this morning in the 1500 free. She looked smooth throughout a historic prelims swim to set a new world record.
“The world media seems to think that whenever the Chinese get a good result, we are doping.” – Sun Yang
Follow along for live updates from the first day in the pool of the 2015 FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia.
Southeast Asia Games star Joseph Schooling has been off to a hot start at the 2015 FINA World Championships, breaking his own national record in the 50 fly twice within the first day of competition, and also taking down the Asian record.
In an unfortunate series of events, the United States’ men’s 4×100 freestyle relay failed to qualify for finals with a lack luster 3:16.01 that tied for 11th place. IMAGE: Team USA behind the blocks before the prelims relay.
Sun Yang will look to win his second straight title and third straight medal in the men’s 400 freestyle
Vlad Morozov and Team Russia welcome the world’s best to Kazan for the 2015 World Champs. We’ve got all the info you need to follow along here.
The Kazan Arena will play host to UAE history on Monday.
Sarah Sjostrom looks like a slam dunk to take home the women’s 50 fly title in Kazan.
Franziska Hentke of Germany will look to back up her top time in the world this year with a world championship gold medal.
Italian Simone Ruffini and Brazilian Ana Marcela Cunha won the 25 km open water event in Kazan…
Just hours before beginning her quest for a second World Championships gold in the women’s 200 meter IM, China’s Ye Shiwen…
Beijing, China will host the 2022 Winter Olympics after beating Almaty, Kazakhstan’s bid at the International Olympic Committee’s latest session.
Ryosuke Irie was the Pan Pacs champ last summer, and he’ll do battle with defending World Champ Matt Grevers in Kazan.
Daiya Seto of Japan will look to dethrone South Africa’s Chad Le Clos for the 200m butterfly crown in Kazan.