On day 3, no one correctly predicted the podium order of the women’s 100 breast where 17-year-old Lydia Jacoby won and World Record holder Lilly Kind got 3rd.
South African Chad Le Clos finished 16th in the men’s 200 butterfly prelims, escaping an unceremonious elimination by less than a tenth of a second.
Only 252 Pick’Em voters predicted Canada’s Maggie Macneil would win gold in the 100 fly while 420 people gave the win to USA’s Torri Huske who placed 4th.
Confident American Lilly King will open her 2020 Olympic campaign on Sunday in women’s 100 breaststroke, beginning her quest to defend 2016 gold.
The women’s 1500 free is 1 of 3 new events added to the Olympic swimming schedule this year, along with the men’s 800 free, and the mixed 4×100 medley relay.
Titmus leads this season’s 400 free world rankings by 2.3 seconds over Ledecky. In SwimSwam’s Pick’ems contest, 51% predict Titmus will win and 48% Ledecky.
Katie Ledecky has imposed her will on the rest of the world in the women’s 800 free over the last 9 years in a manner we have rarely seen in the sport.
La 16enne turca Merve Tuncel ha stabilito ieri il Record Europeo Jr nei 1500 e con il tempo di 15:55.23 entra nella top ten mondiale
Tuncel will be looking to collect a second gold medal during the 1500 freestyle final, adding to her 800 freestyle victory on day 1.
La 16enne turca Merve Tuncel ha stabilito ieri sera il record europeo juniores negli 800 metri stile libero femminili con 8:21.91
With the swim, Tuncel is now the #9 performer in the world this year, and the #3 European performer this year.
As the Tokyo Games closely approach, follow the Hungarian roster on Instagram and Twitter. The roster features world record holder Katinka Hosszu.
L’International Swimming League annuncia gli atleti “protetti” di ogni squadra.. Oggi è il turno di Toronto Titans e NY Breakers.
Swimming’s newest world record holder, 16-year-old Italian Benedetta Pilato, won Italy’s first gold medal in the women’s 50 breaststroke to close 2021 Euros.
Simona Quadarella conquista il terzo oro in questi campionati E’ la campionessa europea anche nei 400 metri stile libero femminili