Andrey Nikolaev

Russia Announces 38-Swimmer Roster for 2019 World Championships

Anton Chupkov will return in 2019 to defend his World Championship in the 200 meter breaststroke.

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14-Year Old Wins 200 Breast at Russian Nationals; Efimova Out of Top 2

Yulia Efimova, who has already secured a spot on the World Championship team in the 50 breaststroke, has ostensibly missed the chance to defend her World Championship in the 200 breaststroke.

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Kameneva Hits 54.1 100 Free On Day 1 Of Russian Federal District Meet

Maria Kameneva posted a 54.14 100 freestyle on day 1 of the Russian Federal District Zonal meet in Obninsk.

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Grinev, Tarasevich Among New Qualifiers On Final Night Of Russian Nats

Grigory Tarasevich qualified for the Russian Short Course Worlds team on the final night of Nationals in the men’s 200 back.

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Sorokina Breaks Russian Junior Record, Pasynkov Hits 4:04 4IM In Kazan

Daniil Pasynkov added his name to Russia’s SC Worlds team at their National Championships in Kazan with a big win in the men’s 400 IM.

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Surkova’s Russian Record Highlights Day 3 Of Russian SC Nationals

Daria Ustinova threw down a Worlds qualifying 2:02.25 in the women’s 200 back in Kazan.

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Prigoda Downs Russian Record with 26.8 50 Breast

Prigoda has now swum his way onto the top 10 performers of all time list. He sits at 10th with his time from tonight’s semis.

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Kirill Prigoda Becomes First Russian Sub-27 In 50 Breaststroke

Kirill Prigoda lowered the Russian record in the men’s 50 breast, clocking a time of 26.91.

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2014 European Championships: Day 5 Live Prelims Recap

Federica Pellegrini will get an opportunity to flex her muscles in her trademark race, the 200 freestyle. She will face plenty of competition including Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu and Sweden’s Sarah Sjoestroem along the way though.

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European Championships Preview – Men’s Breaststroke

50 breaststroke British teenager Adam Peaty swam at his first major international competition at the Commonwealth Games and showed that his inexperience…

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Hanser Re-Emerges With Top Seed in 100 Free in Canet; Ervin and Adrian Chasing

Cal Golden Bear Anthony Ervin had the fastest morning swim in the 100 free, though it took as much to even get him into the final.

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Russian National Championships Preview; Links, Schedule and Story Lines

The 2014 Russian National Championships will be held in Moscow from May 13th-17th…

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