Andrey Zhilkin

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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Vekovishchev Clocks 23.64 50 Fly On Final Day Of Russian Zonal Meet

Mikhail Vekovishchev posted a time of 23.64 in the 50 fly on day three in Obninsk.

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Kameneva Moves To #6 In The World With 27.99 50 Back

Maria Kameneva posted a time of 27.99 in the women’s 50 back to move into 6th in the world rankings for the season.

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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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Kolesnikov, Krasnykh Hit SC Worlds Qualifying On Day 1 In Kazan

Aleksandr Krasnykh booked his ticket to SC Worlds with a win in the 400 free on day 1 of Russian Nationals.

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2018 Euros Previews: Verraszto Eyes 3rd Straight Title In Men’s 400 IM

David Verraszto will seek his 5th straight medal and 3rd straight title in the 400 IM at the European Championships.

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Svetlana Chimrova Breaks Russian 200 Fly Record on Day 4

2018 Russian Swimming Championships April 20th-25th, 2018 Moscow, Russia LCM Meet Central Live Results Live Stream Qualifying Criteria Two Russian…

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2017 World University Games: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

The USA’s Andrew Wilson put up the fastest time of the meet so far with his 59.6 in prelims, but can he hold off defending champion Dmitriy Balandin of Kazakhstan in the final?

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2017 World University Games: Day 1 Finals Live Recap

Yui Ohashi of Japan will be hunting down gold in the 400 IM after taking the top qualifying time in the prelims.

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Coach Of Russian National Team Comments on Performance at Euros

After Russia’s disappointing performance at European Championships last month, Russia National Team coach Sergei Kolmogorov speaks out.

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34 Make Russian Olympic Team, Jury’s Still Out On 5 (Counting Efimova)

The names are out for the Russian Olympic team. 34 swimmers are officially going to Rio, 4 have another chance at Euros, and, if her suspension falls through, Efimova will jump onto the roster automatically.

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Russian Olympic Trials: Day 5 Prelims Recap

This morning’s competition included the men’s 50 fly, women’s 100 free, men’s 200 back, women’s 200 breast, and men’s 200 IM.

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