Brendan Hyland nailed a new Irish National Record en route to 10th place in the men’s 200m fly on day 1 of the 2018 FINA Short Course World Championships.
Martina Carraro broke the Italian Record in the women’s 50 breast in a time of 29.79.
Daiya Seto broke the world record in the men’s 200 fly in a time of 1:48.24.
Mallory Comerford lowered the American 200 free record once again in 1:51.81, winning silver in the final.
Ariarne Titmus became the 4th fastest performer of all-time in the women’s SCM 200 freestyle.
Danas Rapsys became the 3rd fastest performer in history with his 3:34.01 in the men’s 400 freestyle.
Caeleb Dressel will make his SCM debut on the American 400 free relay today in Hangzhou.
2018 FINA Short Course World Championships Tuesday, December 11th – Sunday, December 16th Hangzhou, China Tennis Centre, Hangzhou Olympic &…
Day One will end with the men’s 4×100 freestyle in which Russia and the United States each have a good shot at winning gold.
Although he qualified 7th, Russia’s Kliment Kolesnikov has opted out of the 200 IM final on Day One of the 2018 FINA Short Course World Championships in Hangzhou, China.
Ryan Held smashed the American SCM 100 free record by over four-tenths in 45.82.
Olivia Smoliga swam a time of 55.47 to become the 4th fastest performer in history in the women’s 100 back.
Guilherme Guido took the top seed in the men’s 100 back in a new South American Record of 49.57.
Miho Teramura broke a six-year-old Japanese Record in the women’s 50 breast in Hangzhou.
Mallory Comerford broke the American Record in the women’s 200 free in 1:52.52.