Stanford-bound Andrei Minakov logged a PB of 47.22 to take bronze in the 100m free behind Vladislav Grinev and Mikhail Vekovishchev in St. Petersburg.
A strong Russian squad, led by Oleg Kostin, Aleksandr Popkov, and Alexander Kudashev are all threats to win gold in the men’s butterfly events.
Finals include the women’s 50 free, 50 breast, 200 fly, and 400 free; the men’s 50 free and 400 IM; and the men’s and women’s 4 x 100 medley relays.
Team USA leads the final medal table with 40 total medals: 19 gold, 12 silver, and 9 bronze. Japan and Russia won 6 gold medals each, and South Africa 5.
Finals on night 6 include the women’s 800 free, men’s 100 fly, women’s 200 free, women’s 50 back, men’s 200 back, men’s 50 breast, men’s 4 x 200 free relay.
Dean Farris will look to help lead the U.S. men to gold in the 400 free relay after dropping a 47.08 relay split during the preliminaries.
Rewatch day 5 finals from the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires.
Australian Kaylee McKeown will be gunning for her first gold medal of the Youth Olympics tonight in the women’s 50 backstroke.
Italian Thomas Ceccon had an absolutely amazing performance during day 4 finals in Buenos Aires.
Rising Swedish star Sara Junevik comes into the women’s 100 fly as the #1 seed and will begin her pursuit of the sprint double after winning the 50 on day 4.
Russia’s Daniil Markov will just be taking on the 50 fly final tonight and forgoing his spot in the 50m free semi-finals.
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Andrei Minakov delivered a 51.14 fly split as the Russian men snapped the junior world record in the 400 medley relay at the Youth Olympic Games.
Kliment Kolesnikov will contest the event in which he holds the world record, the men’s 50 back, at day 4 finals of the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Argentina.
Ajna Kesely will contest the women’s 200 free at day 4 prelims in Buenos Aires after winning the 800 on day 3.