Short Course World Championships

Cusinato Takes Down Supersuited Italian 200 IM Record

A total of 5 Italian Records fell on night 5 of the 2018 FINA Short Course World Championships, including an individual women’s 200m IM mark, courtesy of Ilaria Cusinato.

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Titmus Leads Aussies To Oceanian Record In 800 Free Relay

Ariarne Titmus’ lead-off leg of 1:52.22 was the fastest in the field.

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Brown’s 1:52.8 Anchor Leads U.S. Women To American Record In 4×200 FR

Erika Brown anchored the Americans in a blazing 1:52.86.

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Chinese Women Win 800 Free Relay Gold In New Asian Record

Li Bingjie swam the lead-off leg for China’s Asian Record setting 800 free relay.

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Gallagher Lowers African Record Again In 50 Free Semi-Finals

South African Erin Gallagher got under the Continental mark for the second straight time in 24.38.

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Italian Men Set National Record In 4×50 Medley Relay

Fabio Scozzoli split 25.51 on breast as the Italians broke their National Record in the 4×50 medley relay.

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Zhu Menghui Equals Asian, Breaks Chinese Record In 50 Free

Zhu Menghui clocked 23.95 to tie Rikako Ikee’s Asian Record.

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Smoliga Knocks American Record Down Again To Win 50 Back Gold

Smoliga has now won six gold medals at the Championships.

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Etiene Medeiros Lowers 50 Free South American Record In 23.82

Etiene Medeiros got under her 2016 record of 23.88 in 23.82.

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38-Year-Old Nicholas Santos Cracks Championship Record In Men’s 50 Fly

Santos clocked 21.81 to break Chad Le Clos’ 2014 Championship Record of 21.95.

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Elena Di Liddo Lowers Italian Record In Women’s 100 Fly Semis

Di Liddo’s 56.06 broke Ilaria Bianchi’s 56.13 from 2012.

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Russian Women Break National Record in 800 Free Relay

That marks Russia’s 6th National Relay Record at the 2018 Short Course World Swimming Championships. (Above: relay anchor Veronika Andrusenko).

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Melanie Margalis Breaks American Record In Women’s 200 IM Final

Melanie Margalis broke the American Record in 2:04.62, winning silver behind Katinka Hosszu.

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American Men Chop Nine-Tenths Off National Record In 4×50 Medley Relay

Caeleb Dressel had the fastest butterfly split in the field at 21.70.

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Day 5 Relay Lineups: U.S. Fully Reloads In Men’s 4×50 Medley

Ryan Murphy will be the lead-off man for the U.S. on the 4×50 medley.

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