Japan and China are dueling for the top of the medal table, while Joseph Schooling claims first non-JPN/CHN gold.
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23-year-old Dmitriy Balandin of Kazakhstan may retire after these 2018 Asian Games.
Xu Jiayu’s scintillating 52.30 backstroke lead-off was key as China broke the Asian Record in the mixed 400 medley relay.
Katsumi Nakamura was a key member of Japan’s record-breaking 400 free relay in Jakarta.
Yasuhiro Koseki destroyed the Asian Games Record to win the men’s 100 breast in 58.86.
Joseph Schooling successfully defended his 100 fly title at the Asian Games with a new meet record of 51.04.
Joseph Schooling will look to defend his 100 fly title on day 4 of the Asian Games in Jakarta.
China’s Yan Zibei broke the Asian Games Record in the 100 breast on Wednesday in prelims.
Joseph Schooling, after missing the final in his first individual event, cruised to the top seed in his specialty, the 100 fly, with room to spare.
Sajan Prakash, whose became the 1st Indian swimmer to final in the 200 fly in 32 years at the Asian Games, has been directly affected by the flooding in the southern Indian state of Kerala.
Among the swimmers to watch is Japanese IM star Yui Ohashi, who leads the way in the 400 IM.
A world record in the women’s 50m back helped put China back on top of the Asian Games medal standings through day 3 in Jakarta.
Mexico’s Fernanda Jimenez Peon will swim for Southern Methodist University in the fall.
Joseph Schooling of Singapore and Dmitriy Balandin of Kazakhstan, both reigning Olympic champions, will take on their fellow Asian swimmers tomorrow in Jakarta.