Shane Ryan was well under the Irish Record in the 50 back prelims.
Caeleb Dressel officially broke the American 50 free record in a time of 20.62.
Haley Black broke the Canadian Record in the women’s 50 fly in Hangzhou, improving her best time by nearly eight-tenths of a second.
Markus Lie broke his Norwegian Record in the men’s 100 IM prelims.
Michael Andrew will contest the 50 free and 100 IM at day 3 prelims in Hangzhou.
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The women’s 4x50m medley relay World Record went down tonight, courtesy of Americans Olivia Smoliga, Katie Meili, Kelsi Worrell and Mallory Comerford.
Kelsi Dahlia swam fly as the U.S. women broke the world record in the 4×50 medley relay.
While it may not count officially, Dressel’s 20.43 makes him the fastest American ever in the short course 50m free.
American Ryan Murphy hit the wall just .03 ahead of runner-up Xu Jiayu in tonight’s men’s 100m backstroke final at the Short Course World Championships.
In his most recent race before announcing his impending retirement, South African Olympic gold medalist Cameron van der Burgh showed the world why he’s been on top for so long.
Olivia Smoliga broke the American Record in the 50 back leading off the 4×50 medley relay.
The Japanese women’s 4x50m medley relay has steadily been making improvements over the years, finishing 8th in Doha at the 2014 FINA Short Course Championships, 7th in Windsor at the 2016 edition and now 4th place here in Hangzhou in a new National Record.
After registering a new 200m butterfly Irish National Record in yesterday’s heats, Brendan Hyland continued his Short Course World Championships journey with another national standard in this morning’s 100m fly sprint.
Norway’s Tomoe Hvas fired off 2 National Records in 1 race tonight in Hangzhou.