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Fabio Scozzoli Tests Positive for COVID-19

Fabio Scozzoli (above), along with at least three close contact, are now required to quarantine for 7 days and will miss the remainder of the Italian Championships.

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Cerasuolo Nails Encore SCM 100 Breast World Junior Record – 56.66

18-year-old Simone Cerasuolo knocked down his second World Junior Record in as many days at these Italian Short Course Winter Championships.

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Olympic Medalist Noe Ponti on Training in Switzerland for Foreseeable Future

Ponti speaks on how being at home in Switzerland brings him happiness and will therefore be staying there for the foreseeable future.

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British Para-Swimmers Confirmed For 2022 World Class Program

The athletes split across Podium and Podium Potential tiers will receive programme opportunities and targeted financial assistance from UK Sport.

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Federica Pellegrini’s Last Race: Photo Vault

Federica Pellegrini closes her career in Riccione, Italy, where her historical rivals arrive for one last race. Photo vault

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The Divine Last Show

Federica Pellegrini transcended swimming in Italy as a prominent public figure, and this week says goodbye to the sport after an illustrious career.

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Pellegrini Tops Women’s 200 Free In Farewell Italian Short Course Meet

Federica Pellegrini, Italian Olympic icon, raced her final 200m freestyle tonight in Riccione, fittingly taking gold at these Short Course Championships.

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WATCH: Shymanovich Resets 100 Breast WR & More ISL Playoff Match 5 Race Videos

Watch Ilya Shymanovich re-break his 100 breast world record (55.28), Ryan Murphy break the American/ISL Record in the 50 back (22.53) and several other races.

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Simone Cerasuolo Posts New World Junior Record In 50 Breast

Day one of the 2021 Italian Short Course Championships already brought a new World Junior Record, as Simone Cerasuolo broke through in the men’s 50m breast.

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Russia Reveals Roster For 2021 Short Course World Championships

Educate yourself on the Russian swimmers who are slotted to race at next month’s FINA Short Course World Championships set for Abu Dhabi.

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Sarah Mardini, Former Syrian Swimmer Turned Humanitarian, Has Trial Suspended

Syrian competitive swimmer turned humanitarian Sarah Mardini was put on trial two weeks ago on a variety of charges, though that trial has now been suspended.

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Two Women’s Relay Records Go Down To Close Out Spanish Winter Championships

The 2021 Spanish Winter Championships wrapped up today from Palma de Mallorca, but not before two relay records were established, both on the women’s side.

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Sophie Hansson Breaks Her Own 50 Breast Record, Another Sjostrom Record Falls

During the second half of the Swedish Short Course Championships, Sophie Hansson lowered her own 50 breaststroke national record.

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Pernille Blume Earns Third Place in Danish Dance Show Finale (Video)

Three-time Olympian Pernille Blume finished season 18 of “Vild med dans” in 3rd place after performing a cha-cha and freestyle dance for the finale.

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New Masters Meet Stockholm Golden Will Offer Prize Money by 2024

The Swedish Swimming Federation is planning a new high-level international meet in central Stockholm that will eventually offer prize money.

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