2017 FINA World Championships: Day 7 Finals Live Recap

Caeleb Dressel goes for the finals double tonight in the 50 free and 100 fly.


2017 British Summer C’ships: More Records Drop With One Day Left

At the 2017 British Summer Championships, Ohio State-bound Freya Rayner became the 2nd fastest 18-year-old 50m freestyler ever.


USA Razes World Record in 4×100 Mixed Free Relay

The USA squad make short work of the world record in the mixed 4×100 free relay tonight in Budapest.


2017 World Champs Pick Em Contest: Day 7 Update Presented By TYR

Pick ‘Em players were thrown off in startingly high numbers by Joseph Schooling’s now-infamous post-practice 50.7 in the 100 fly. Just 17% picked Caeleb Dressel to win even after hitting the world’s #1 time at U.S. Nationals. 77% of players picked Schooling, who wound up tying for 3rd in 50.8.

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Watch 50 Free Final: Dressel Swims Fastest Textile Ever, 21.15 (Race Video)

Watch the fastest textile 50m freestyle in history, Caeleb Dressel’s gold-medal performance in Budapest.


*Canadian Viewers* Watch Bronze Medal 4x100FR Mixed, Other Day 7 Races

Watch Javier Acevedo and the rest of Team Canada on Day 7 of the 2017 FINA World Swimming Championships in Budapest.

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Sarah Sjostrom Breaks Steffen’s Super-Suit Record in 50 Free Semi

2017 FINA WORLD SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS Sunday, July 23rd – Sunday, July 30th Budapest, Hungary LCM (50m) Full Competition Schedule Meet…


South America: Fratus Earns Silver, Grand’Pierre Breaks Two Records

Bruno Fratus took home the silver medal in the men’s 50 free, keeping Brazil’s 50-meter prowess alive and nabbing the nation’s fifth medal of the 2017 World Championships.


Africa: Three Records, Historic Egyptian Medal For Osman On Day 7

Farida Osman became Egypt’s first World Championships medalist in short or long course, taking third in the 50 fly.

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Pernille Blume Glittering In Spite of No Golds

Pernille Blume may not have garnered any golds in Budapest, but she’s still one of the stars of the week.

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Osman Again Lowers Own African Record in the 50 Free

Farida Osman continued her African record-breaking ways in the semis of the women’s 50 free tonight.


Kristof Milak Breaks 100 Fly WJR 3rd Time at Worlds, Now 8th All-Time

17 year-old Kristof Milak set the 100 fly world junior record for third time in two days.


McKeown Erases Smith’s Day-Old Junior World Record In 200 Back

Just a day after American 15-year-old Regan Smith broke the junior world record in the 200 back, Australian 16-year-old Kaylee McKeown has one-upped her, lowering the record to 2:06.76 in the World Championships final.

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Seebohm Earns Australia’s 1st Gold of the Week with 200 Back Record

Emily Seebohm broke her own Australian record with a gold medal in the 200 back Saturday evening at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest.


Farida Osman Earns Egypts First Ever Swimming World Champs Medal

Farida Osman earned Egypt’s first ever medal at a World Championships and an African record with her bronze in the women’s 50 fly.