Bonnet (above) opened her season in her best event with a bang, while a French male teenager swam a new lifetime best to win the 100 free.
Burdisso was less than a second off of his best time (1:55.97), and this is his third-best performance ever; a very good swim for January.
Katinka Hosszu will swim her first individual race at the European Championships at day 4 prelims.
Evgeny Rylov will be one of four Russians vying for two semi-final spots in the men’s 100 back at day 3 prelims in Glasgow.
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.
Kathleen Baker threw down a 59.47 100 back on day 1 of the Mare Nostrum stop in Barcelona.
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Marco Koch of Germany won a largely uncontested 200 breast.
With the exception of the 50/200 free double by Charlotte Bonnet, the foreign contingent provided much of the excitement on Day 2 of the “Meeting International de Nice FFN Golden Tour Camille Muffat.”
Japan’s Nao Horomura threw down a 1:53.90 to win the WUG title and narrowly miss the Junior world record of 1:53.79, set by Hungarian Kristof Milak.
It’s day 4 of the Summer Universiade (also known as the World University Games) in Taipei, and tonight’s finals session schedule is loaded with big events, including the 200 IM led by Japan’s Yui Ohashi.
Olympic champion Dmitriy Balandin will compete in his signature 200 breaststroke at day 3 prelims from Taipei.
Hungarian 17-year-old Kristof Milak just surpassed Michael Phelps’ time of 1:53.93 he set in the 200m butterfly at just 18 years of age, the mark many consider to be the ‘true’ world junior record.
Katinka Hosszu raced 6 events tonight in Nice, nabbing golds in 3 of them.
Tamas Kenderesi and Lazslo Cseh became second and third men this year to break 1:55 in the 200m butterfly.