Fourteen Tokyo Olympians, including Bruno Fratus, were selected for Brazil’s thirty-strong World Championship contingent.
Balduccini, who qualified for Brazil’s Olympic team on the 4×100 free relay last summer when she was just 16, clocked a massive new personal best of 1:59.45.
The best swimmers of Brazil will soon be descending upon Maria Lenk Water Park, vying for spots on their nation’s World Championships roster.
The men’s 100 breaststroke podium featured Ilya Shymanovich, Nicolò Martinenghi, and Nic Fink. See the rest of the medalists here.
After breaking the Championship Record in the women’s 800 free, Chinese 19-year-old Li Bingjie will be back in action tonight.
Brazil took the overall top spot in the swimming medal table at the 2021 Junior Pan American Games which just concluded from Colombia.
Ryan Murphy, one of the ISL’s top scorers in the 2020 season, is scheduled to make his 2021 debut in the Playoff round starting next week in Eindhoven.
Match eight will feature season one champions Energy Standard, re-loaded with Sarah Sjostrom, against the London Roar, LA Current, and the Tokyo Frog Kings.
Along with both relays, London’s Kyle Chalmers has added the 50 free to his schedule. Energy’s Sarah Sjostrom is only entered in freestyle events today.
Alberto Pinto da Silva, known for coaching Cesar Cielo at Pinheiros, is leading Team Portugal through Paris 2024 and started work last week.
The Brazilian squad of Breno Correia, Pedro Spajari, Gabriel Santos, and Marcelo Chierighini took 8th place in finals of the men’s 4×100 free relay.
Russia beat Great Britain at Euros, but in Tokyo, Duncan Scott and Tom Dean will both be fresh for the final of the 4×200 free relay.
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Breno Correia has dropped the men’s 200 freestyle at the last minute, likely to stay focussed on the men’s 4×100 freestyle relay.
Al Trofeo Settecolli, in programma dal 25 al 27 Giugno a Roma, sarà presente la squadra brasiliana che parteciperà alle Olimpiadi