Alexander Popov

The Tallest Male Olympic Swimming Medalists

At 6’8, Matt Grevers is tied for the tallest individual male Olympic swimming medalist dating back to 1960.

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Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Day 8 Finals Live Recap

World record holder Sarah Sjostrom has one last shot to reach the podium in Tokyo after overcoming a broken elbow earlier this year.

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Ultimo Giorno Di Finali A Tokyo: Risultati e Recap Live

Risultati e recap live delle ultime finali all’Olympic Centre di Tokyo che vedono in acqua gli azzurri in quattro finali su cinque

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Kliment Kolesnikov Scorches 47.11 100 Free To Lower Suited European Record

Kolesnikov’s time of 47.11 erases the previous European Record of 47.12, set by Alain Bernard in 2009, and qualifies him first into the men’s 100 free final.

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Evgeny Rylov Interrompe 21 Anni Di Dominio USA Nei 100 Dorso

Evgeny Rylov interrompe la striscia di imbattibilità USA nei 100 metri dorso maschili conquistando l’oro ed il primato europeo

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Russia Wins First Olympic Pool Gold Since 1996 To Break Legendary U.S. Streak

Evgeny Rylov became the first Russia to win Olympic gold in the pool in 25 years when he topped the men’s 100 backstroke final in a European Record of 51.98.

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Anteprime Olimpiche: 50 Stile Uomini Dressel Punta Al World Record

I 50 metri stile libero maschili avranno un nuovo olimpionico a Tokyo. Dressel punta all’oro ed al record del Mondo. I contendenti al podio

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Tokyo 2020 Olympic Swimming Previews: Dressel on World Record Watch in M 50 FR

Caeleb Dressel has led the world rankings of the 50m free for the past three seasons. He matched his lifetime best time of 21.04 at the U.S. Olympic Trials.

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Take A Look at the Historic Progression of Men’s Olympic Swimming Medal Leaders

Even the most casual swim fans know that Michael Phelps is all-time Olympic medal leader, but here’s the other men who have led the swimming medal count.

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Kolesnikov, Dressel, Ervin Commentano Il 47.3 Di David Popovici Nei 100

Il mondo del nuoto commenta la straordinaria prestazione di David Popovici nei 100 stile libero. Tra i molti, Dressel, Ervin, Kolesnikov

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Dressel, Kolesnikov, Others React To David Popovici’s Scorching 47.30 100 Free

Find out how the now former world #1 in the men’s 100 freestyle, Kliment Kolesnikov, reacted to 16-year-old David Popovici taking his spot.

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I Record Del Mondo Stabiliti Nella Storia Del Mare Nostrum Tour

I record del mondo stabiliti durante la serie del Mare Nostrum Tour sono sette. Il primo fu di Alexander Popov, l’ultimo di Therese Alshammar

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All World Records Set In Mare Nostrum History

In almost 30 years, seven world records have been set in Monte Carlo, Canet and Barcelona, with Sweden’s Therese Alshammar the last to do so in 2007.

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Hosszu, Peaty Among History-Makers At 2021 European Championships

Katinka Hosszu became the female swimmer with the most medals in the history of the European Championships, now owning 24 of them dating back to 2008.

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Katinka Hosszu se convierte en la máxima medallista de la historia en Europeos

Katinka Hosszu ha superado a Sarah Sjostrom como la máxima medallista de la historia en Campeonatos de Europa en LCM, con 23 medallas.

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