Less than six months after surgery, Larissa Oliveira had a dominant win in the women’s 100 free at the Jose Finkel Trophy in Brazil.
Brazilian sprint star and world record-holder Cesar Cielo says he believes young American Caeleb Dressel has the ability to break Cielo’s super-suited world records in the 50 and 100 freestyles.
Joanna Maranhao was close to her continental 200 IM record on day 2 of the Jose Finkel Trophy.
Check out underwater photos from day 2 prelims at the Jose Finkel Trophy.
Larissa Oliveira returned to elite competition Tuesday after enduring a car accident in March.
Vinicius Lanza won the men’s 100 fly on the opening night of the Jose Finkel Trophy in Brazil.
Brazil’s swimming federation has created its own five-member anti-doping organization, part of the nation’s continuing reform of its aquatics governing body.
Brazil’s winter-ending National Championship meet the Jose Finkel Trophy will feature most of their World Championship team members.
Two world records fell today in Berlin, but several other swimmers also notched national records on the day.
Gutierrez touched in 1:48.58 to take silver behind Texas’ Jeff Newkirk (1:48.17), clearing the Mexican National record in the event.
Sarah Sjostrom is on-fire and simply shows no signs of stopping.
American Tom Shields didn’t race this morning’s heats of the men’s 50m butterfly in Moscow, but he’ll appear in the event tonight due to his being a medalist.
Sarah Sjostrom of Sweden cracked a new World Record, while Katinka Hosszu collected 3 medals of her own to kick-off the 2017 FINA World Cup Series.
The new FINA World Cup rules have already rendered one anomaly with 9 men in the 200m freestyle final.
Several big names who made headlines in Budapest jetted over to Moscow for the 1st stop of the FINA World Cup.