Still only 16, Romanian David Popovici is already the fastest swimmer aged 18 and under in the history of the men’s 100 freestyle.
Il mondo del nuoto commenta la straordinaria prestazione di David Popovici nei 100 stile libero. Tra i molti, Dressel, Ervin, Kolesnikov
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.
Check out the race video of 16-year-old standout David Popovici blasting a 47.56 on the lead-off leg of Romania’s 4×100 free relay in Rome.
Popovici was almost 2 seconds off his new PB in the event but still managed to secure the top seed heading into semi-finals.
David Popovici dopo aver stabilito il WJR nei 100 metri stile libero potrebbe ambire al podio alle Olimpiadi. Tutti i medagliati jr
Popovici is now the fastest junior in the men’s 100 free in history, lowering Andrei Minakov’s previous mark by just 0.01.
16-year-old David Popovici now has a legitimate shot at becoming the youngest Olympic medalist in the men’s 100 freestyle since 1932.
World record holder Benedetta Pilato broke the first Championship record of the meet in the 50 breast this morning, cracking her own record from 2019 by .41.
David Popovici stabilisce il nuovo Record del Mondo Junires nei 100 metri stile libero maschili con il tempo di 47.56 in staffetta
Anteprime Olimpiche: i 100 stile libero maschili saranno una delle gare più attese con Caeleb Dressel che sfida il mondo dei velocisti
Another showdown between Caeleb Dressel and Kyle Chalmers in the 100 freestyle is expected to be one of the most anticipated races of the Olympic Games.
Follow the Russian Olympic roster, featuring 50 long course backstroke world record holder Kliment Kolesnikov, as they prepare for the Tokyo Games.
Australia, the U.S., and Great Britain have each won a Worlds gold in this event since its addition, and will battle for the first-ever Olympic gold.
The U.S. has never lost this race at the Olympics, with 14 golds and just one missed due to boycott. But Great Britain’s breaststroke advantage still looms.