Brazil, Latin America & Caribbean

Long Gutierrez Downs Mexican Record with 1:48.5 200 Free

Gutierrez touched in 1:48.58 to take silver behind Texas’ Jeff Newkirk (1:48.17), clearing the Mexican National record in the event.

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2017 FINA World Cup Moscow Day 2: Sjostrom Remains On Fire

Sarah Sjostrom is on-fire and simply shows no signs of stopping.

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No Prelims, No Problem Making Finals On Moscow Day 2

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.

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Hosszu & Le Clos Wrap Up Multiple Wins, Sjostrom WR On Day 1 In Moscow

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.

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Rocky Start To FINA World Cup Rules Changes In Moscow

The new FINA World Cup rules have already rendered one anomaly with 9 men in the 200m freestyle final.

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Hosszu, Pellegrini, Kromowidjojo Take Top AM Spots At World Cup Moscow

Several big names who made headlines in Budapest jetted over to Moscow for the 1st stop of the FINA World Cup.

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Argentine Martin Naidich Tests Positive In Budapest

26-year-old Martin Naidich of Argentina tested positive during an in-competition test in Budapest.

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Race Video: USA Men Close Out Budapest with 4x100m Medley Relay Gold

Watch the American men win the 4x100m medley relay in Budapest, as well as insane splits from Adam Peaty of the UK (breast), Vlad Morozov of Russia (free), and Dominik Kozma of Hungary (free).

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Watch Chase Kalisz Erase Phelps’ 400m IM Meet Record in Budapest (Race Video)

Watch Chase Kalisz down Michael Phelps’ 2007 championship record in the 400 IM, and win the first U.S. gold medal in the event since Ryan Lochte’s in Shanghai in 2011.

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Race Video: Sarah Sjöström Clocks 23.69 to Win 50 Free in Budapest

Sweden’s Sarah Sjöström now owns five of the top ten 50m free performances in history. Watch her blazing 23.69 in the final of the event at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest.

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*UK Viewers* Men’s 400 Medley Relay, Other Races from Budapest

Great Britain took home the silver medal in the men’s 4x100m medley relay in Budapest.

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Watch USA Women Eclipse WR in 4×100 Medley Relay (Race Video)

Kathleen Baker, Lilly King, Kelsi Worrell, and Simone Manuel combined for a U.S. gold medal and world record in the 4x100m medley relay in the last event at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest.

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Katinka Hosszu Breaks CR, Wins 400 IM in Front of Adoring Budapest Crowd (Race Video)

The only thing better than watching Katinka Hosszu destroy the field in the 400 IM final was listening to the crowd cheer her on.

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*Canadian Viewers* Watch Sydney Pickrem, and Other Day 8 Races, in Budapest

Watch Sydney Pickrem’s bronze-medal performance in the women’s 400m IM, and the rest of the finals races, from Day 8 at 2017 World Championships in Budapest.

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South America: Brazil Hits Fastest Medley Relay Since Super-Suits

They weren’t able to pull out another surprise medal, but the Brazilian men’s medley relay did come up with the nation’s fastest time since the end of the super-suit era, going 3:31.53 in the last event of the 2017 World Championships.

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