2018 FINA SHORT COURSE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS Tuesday, December 11th – Sunday, December 16th Hangzhou, China Tennis Centre, Hangzhou Olympic &…
Etiene Medeiros got under her 2016 record of 23.88 in 23.82.
Santos clocked 21.81 to break Chad Le Clos’ 2014 Championship Record of 21.95.
Di Liddo’s 56.06 broke Ilaria Bianchi’s 56.13 from 2012.
That marks Russia’s 6th National Relay Record at the 2018 Short Course World Swimming Championships. (Above: relay anchor Veronika Andrusenko).
Melanie Margalis broke the American Record in 2:04.62, winning silver behind Katinka Hosszu.
Caeleb Dressel had the fastest butterfly split in the field at 21.70.
Ryan Murphy will be the lead-off man for the U.S. on the 4×50 medley.
Day 5’s evening session will feature a semifinal showdown in the 100 free between Caeleb Dressel and Vladimir Morozov.
Frenchman Damien Joly broke the France National Record in the men’s 1500 free prelims.
Cameron van der Burgh highlights the men’s 50 breast at day 5 prelims in Hangzhou.
Gallagher’s previous mark was not old at all, having come in August, almost 4 months ago to the day, at the South African Championships.
Charlie Hawke impressed on the opening night of the 2018 NSW Senior State Champs taking golds in the 16-year 200 fly and 100 freestyle.
Katinka Hosszu didn’t show for her 100 fly heat shortly after swimming the 200 IM.
Wang Shun didn’t show for his 400 IM heat on day 5.