When Hungary’s Boglarka Kapas (above) won the women’s 200 fly on Wednesday, she upset a whole lot of pick’em entries. Only 4 entries had that pick right.
“Los últimos 100 de ese niño fueron increíbles. Supo armar un gran 200 mariposa de principio a fin”, dijo Phelps al New York Times.
Team USA’s Chase Kalisz swims his first individual final of the meet tonight as he competes for back-to-back 200 IM titles.
While the Americans earned 6 medals during the day 5 finals session, the men’s 200 IM and women’s 800 free relay winning streak were snapped.
Winners include: Daiya Seto, 200 IM; Olivia Smoliga, 50 back; Caeleb Dressel, 100 free; Boglarka Kapas, 200 fly; and Australia, women’s 4 x 200 free relay.
Japan’s Daiya Seto had a breakthrough tonight with his performance in the 200 IM final at the 2019 FINA World Championships.
Jeremy Desplanches broke his Swiss National Record for the eighth time in the final of the men’s 200 IM, becoming the first Swiss male to medal since 1986.
Japan’s Daiya Seto won the event, meaning for the first time since 2001, a non-American will stand atop the men’s 200 IM podium at Worlds.
Get hype: Kristof Milak swims the 200 fly, Caeleb Dressel swims the 100 free after going a 47.32 in prelims, and Sun Yang races for his third gold medal.
Kristof Milak ha batido el récord del mundo de Phelps en 200 mariposa, mientras que Pellegrini y Paltrinieri han ganado dos medallas de oro para Italia.
Kristof Milak broke Michael Phelps’ 10-year-old world record in the 200 butterfly by almost eight-tenths of a second in a time of 1:50.73.
“That kid’s last 100 was incredible. He put together a great 200 fly from start to finish,” Phelps told The New York Times.
Le Hongrois Kristof Milak a battu le record du monde de Michael Phelps sur 200 m papillon en 1:50.73. L’Americain le détenait depuis 10 ans
Daiya Seto of Japan took silver in the men’s 200m fly and also set himself up to gun for a medal in tomorrow night’s 200m IM final.
Con un tiempo de 1:50.73, el húngaro de 19 años ha hecho historia al romper uno de los récords mundiales más antiguos, en posesión de Michael Phelps.