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FINA World Cup Arrives In Singapore, But Possibly Without Hong Kong Team

Hong Kong swimmers are encountering travel issues, possibly resulting in their missing the FINA World Cup. Breeja Larson & Jonathan Tybur join Team USA.

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Italy Could Face Olympic Exclusion Over New Sports Law

Italy is at risk of being able to compete at next year’s Olympics in Tokyo following a letter issued by the IOC regarding a new sports law recently passed.

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Rapsys Rebounds From World C’ships DQ With Lithuanian Record In 2Free

Danas Rapsys was disqualified after touching first in the men’s 2free at this year’s World Championships, but he fired off a new Lithuanian Record tonight.

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Campbell Hits 1Free Faster Than Gwangju, Rapsys Clocks 2Free World Cup Record

Aussie Cate Campbell produced a World Cup Record in the 100m free competing on the final night in Jinan, clocking a time faster than her silver in Gwangju.

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Polish Sprint Record Holder Kasia Wilk to Join Cali Condors of ISL

Kasia Wilk is the Polish Record holder in both the 50 and 100 meter freestyles in long course. She’ll join the Cali Condors of the ISL.

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British Swimming Announces 2020 Olympic Games Coaching Selection Policy

British Swimming has revealed its selection policy for determining the coaches joining the team for next year’s Olympic Games.

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Larkin Fires Off Another 1:57 200 IM On Day 2 Of FINA World Cup Jinan

Mitch Larkin cranked out a time of 1:57.26 in the 200m IM to come within .20 of the World Cup Record he produced last week in Tokyo.

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Morozov Breaks Through With 1st Sub-48 100 Free In Over A Year

Vladimir Morozov just produced his first sub-48 second 100 freestyle in over a year, checking in with a new World Cup Record in the process.

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2014 European Double Champ Velimir Stjepanovic Signs with DC Trident of the ISL

Velimir Stjepanovic (above) was the 2014 European Champion in both the 200 and 400 meter freestyles. He’ll race for the DC Trident in 2019.

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Rapsys Rocks Another 3:43 4Free While Morozov Hits 21.50 On Jinan Day 1

Lithuania’s National Record holder Danas Rapsys put up a convincing performance in the men’s 400m free to crush the field in a new World Cup Record time.

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Irish Swimmers Achieving Lifetime Bests At Record-Setting Pace

Brendan Hyland hit a new personal best in the men’s 200m fly while competing at the 2019 FINA World Championships, keeping on trend with the nation.

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FINA & LEN Will Not Accept Gyárfás’ Resignation Until After Court Decision

The European and global governing bodies for swimming will not accept Gyarfas’ resignation until after legal proceedings have run their course.

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Multi-Olympic Medalist Herasimenia of Belarus Announces Retirement

Multi-Olympic medalist Aliaksandra Herasimenia of Belarus has announced her retirement from competitive swimming at the age of 33.

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China Ready To Take On World Cup Stop #2 In Jinan Starting Thursday

Stop #2 of the 1st cluster of the 2019 FINA World Cup is set to get underway in China this week in the city of Jinan. Action starts on Thursday.

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WADA Lifts Partial Stockholm Laboratory Suspension

WADA, the World Anti-Doping Agency, has announced the lifting of the partial suspension of the accreditation of the Doping Control Laboratory at the…

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