Brazil, Latin America & Caribbean

IPC To Have Refugees Team At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Andrew Parsons, President of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) announced on Thursday, August 15, that they are preparing to accept a refugee…

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Seebohm Brings 100 Back Record To 2-1 Over Hosszu, But Iron Lady Dominates 4IM

In the World Cup cat and mouse game between Emily Seebohm of Australia and Katinka Hosszu of Hungary in the women’s back, Seebohm now owns a 2-1 record.

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U.S. Takes Pan American Games Trophy; Brazil & Argentina Put Stamp On Meet

Nathan Adrian, just months after revealing cancer diagnosis, collected 2 individual silvers, but anchored the men’s medley to gold on final night in Lima.

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2019 Pan American Games: Day 5 Finals Live Recap

Meghan Small comes in as the top seed by a second and a half in the women’s 200 IM on the final night of the 2019 Pan Ams in Lima, Peru.

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McKenna DeBever Breaks Own Peruvian Record in Women’s 200 IM

2:15.48 undercuts the Peru National Record, which was held by DeBever at 2:15.53 from April of this year. Here is a split comparison between the two races:

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2019 Pan Am Games: Day 5 Finals Preview

Delfina Pignatiello of Argentina will be looking to sweep the distance events and win the first-ever women’s 1500 free on the final night of Pan Ams.

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2019 Pan American Games: Day 5 Prelims Live Recap

Canadian Bailey Andison comes in as the top seed in the women’s 200 IM on day five of the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru.

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2019 Pan Ams Day 5 Prelims Preview: Bentz Remains A Question Mark In 200 IM

Gunnar Bentz’s status remains up in the air heading into day five prelims of the Pan Am Games, where he is the top seed in the men’s 200 IM.

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Brazil Busts Out 3 Gold Medals On Penultimate Night Of Pan American Games

Bruno Fratus of Brazil earned 1 of the nation’s 3 gold medals on night 4 of the 2019 Pan American Games, topping the men’s 50m free field.

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Brazil Breaks Pan American Games Record in Men’s 4×200 Free Relay

Brazil used the same squad they set the Brazil National Record with at the World Championships a couple weeks ago.

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2019 Pan American Games: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Bruno Fratus is aiming to win gold in the men’s 50 freestyle tonight in Lima after consecutive silver medal finishes at the Pan Ams.

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Day 4 Finals Preview: Pan American Games Heat Up With Men’s & Women’s 50 Free

A men’s 50m freestyle storm is brewing in Lima, with Americans Nathan Adrian and Michael Chadwick facing Brazilian Bruno Fratus.

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Miguel de Lara y Ricardo Vargas, récords mexicanos y bronces Panamericanos

La tercera jornada de competición en los Juegos Panamericanos de Lima ha sido un éxito para México, con dos medallas de bronce y dos récords nacionales.

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2019 Pan Am Games Day 4 Preview: Fratus Eyes First Individual Pan Am Gold

Bruno Fratus will be aiming for his first career individual gold medal at the Pan Am Games on day four in the men’s 50 free.

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USA Swimming Disputes Pan Ams Medley Relay DQ to No Avail

American breaststroker Cody Miller was called for doing 2 dolphin kicks on the breaststroke leg of the mixed medley on Thursday, but USA Swimming disagrees.

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