Nearly half of the LC world records on the books are still from either 2008 or 2009.
Ben Proud and Andrii Govorov will both be looking for a new 50 fly world record on day 3 in Rome.
Andrii Govorov shattered the super-suited world record in the men’s 50 fly in 22.27.
Govorov said that he had just decided to start racing the 50 fly for this training block, and is actually focused more on freestyle events in practice
This morning Andrii Govorov swam the prelims of the 50 fly in Rome at the Sette Colli Trophy, and said he took it relatively easy and thinks he has more for tonight
Andrii Govorov broke his own 50 fly meet record at day 3 prelims in Rome.
Govorov is the 2nd-fastest swimmer in history in the 50 fly after Saturday’s shootout final.
Brazil’s Bruno Fratus became the most frequent 21-second sprinter in world history Sunday, going 21.64 to win the Mare Nostrum Monaco Speed Tournament with his 60th 21-second swim.
After a 22.6 on Saturday, Andriy Govorov was almost as fast on Sunday morning in the semi-finals of the 50 fly.
MARE NOSTRUM TOUR – MONACO 16-17 giugno 2018 Vasca lunga 50 metri Monaco Sito dell’evento Risultati in diretta Le finali…
Andrii Govorov tied his own Ukrainian Record in the 50 fly on Saturday in Monaco.
Kathleen Baker (above), Ippei Watanabe, Rikako Ikee, and Andrey Govorov all moved into the world’s top 5 this season on Saturday evening.
USA’s Kathleen Baker swam the 3rd fastest 100 backstroke in the world this year with a 58.77 at the Mare Nostrum in Barcelona.
Rikako Ikee took out one Asian Record and nearly broke another on day 2 of the Canet stop of the 2018 Mare Nostrum Series.