Dahlia was one of several international stars imported to Mexico for the meet, including Cesar Cielo and Alia Atkinson.
Noting its potential to win a medal in a relay event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, Brazil will send six swimmers to compete on the men’s 4 x 100 freestyle relay, which will allow two of the athletes to rest during prelims and save their energy for the final.
Caeleb Dressel said Worlds is just as big a focus as the Olympics…but the ultimate goal is the Olympics. On that point, Dressel shared he would be going straight to training camp after World Championships to start his ramp-up to the U.S. Olympic Trials.
Nonostante le voci secondo cui la leggenda brasiliana della velocità Cesar Cielo si sarebbe ritirato dopo aver partecipato ai Campionati…
It remains unclear if sprinting great Cesar Cielo will retire imminently.
Brazil will hold a pair of relay camps for their men’s 4×100 and 4×200 free teams as they hone in on those events heading into the 2020 Olympics.
Cesar Cielo hasn’t made up his mind on whether or not he’ll retire after competing in Hangzhou.
Fabio Scozzoli split 25.51 on breast as the Italians broke their National Record in the 4×50 medley relay.
Ryan Murphy will be the lead-off man for the U.S. on the 4×50 medley.
Day 5’s evening session will feature a semifinal showdown in the 100 free between Caeleb Dressel and Vladimir Morozov.
CAMPIONATO MONDIALE IN VASCA CORTA FINA 2018 11/16 Dicembre 2018 Tennis Centre, Hangzhou Olympic & International Expo Center Swimswam Italia…
Cameron van der Burgh highlights the men’s 50 breast at day 5 prelims in Hangzhou.
Olivia Smoliga and Kelsi Dahlia both played a crucial role in helping the Americans break the world record in the 4×50 mixed medley relay.
Caeleb Dressel broke the American Record again to qualify 1st for the final in 20.51.