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2013 Swammy Awards: Male Asian Swimmer Of The Year

Coming off of an amazing Olympic showing where he won the 400 and 1500 freestyle as well as tying for the silver in the 200 freestyle Sun Yang continued to show his dominance in the distance freestyle events.

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Four Swimmers, Including Hosszu and Franklin, Nominated for AIPS Award

Missy Franklin was one of four swimmers nominated for the AIPS Athlete of the Year award.

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Schooling Wins 5th Gold at SEA Games; Nguyen Wins 6th Medal Overall

UCLA-based Ting Quah won the most medals of the meet, with 7 total over 5 days.

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Another Swim, Another Record at SEA Games for Schooling; Sidiq Takes Second Sprint Title

Joseph Schooling continues his run at the Southeast Asian Games this week, in what was overall a very good day for Singapore.

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Joseph Schooling Wins Three Golds in Three Days at 2013 Southeast Asian Games

Joseph Schooling has already won three gold medals (two individual) at the Southeast Asian Games, with at least one more individual race to go – the 200 fly.

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South Africa, Japan Announce Rosters for BHP Billiton Aquatic Super Series

Chad Le Clos headlines the South African contingent for the event, which starts January 31, 2014.

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Star-studded international jury convenes to select Youth Olympic Games medal design

Jury members from across the globe put their heads together yesterday to select from a wide field of submitted medal designs for the Youth Olympic Games medals.

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Japanese Olympic Medalist, Record Holder Terakawa to Retire

Terakawa, 29, has a new conference scheduled for Wednesday, where she is expected to make the announcement.

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Sun Yang Returns to Training

It was reported by both Global Times and China Youth Daily that Olympic and World Champion Sun Yang has started…

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A Mother’s Support A Key To Schooling’s Success

Joseph Schooling has had an extremely impressive start to his swimming career . The 18 year old competed for Singapore at…

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$2.218 Million The Final Tally at the 2013 FINA World Cup Series

Chad Le Clos (above) and Katinka Hosszu combined for over $600,000 of the more than two-million given away at the FINA World Cup Series in 2013.

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World Cup Wrap Up; Final Day In Beijing

The final evening of the 2013 FINA World Cup Series in Beijing should provide the audience with some exciting racing….

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Beijing World Cup Day One

Women’s 800 freestyle World record holder Mireia Belmonte of Spain started out the night with a victory in the 800…

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Sun Yang Given Preferential Treatment While Incarcerated

Olympic champion Sun Yang was released for the Hangzhou detention centre on Monday and managed to escape the crowd of reporters…

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Tokyo World Cup By The Numbers

The Best Performers – Tokyo: Men GYURTA Daniel (HUN): 2:01.30 – 984 pts – 200m breast LE CLOS Chad (RSA):…

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