17-year-old Andrei Minakov became the first Russian man to break 51 seconds in the 100 fly, clocking 50.94 in the semi-finals at the World Championships.
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.
The United States added three more golds to its medal total today, and host nation Italy won its first gold medal of the competition.
Russian Andrei Minakov will go head-to-head with Kristof Milak in tonight’s 100 fly final at the Youth Olympic Games.
Andrei Minakov has broken the Russian national record in the 100m butterfly with his time of 51.12 at the Youth Olympic Games.
Ben Proud will aim to lower his textile WR of 21.11 in the men’s 50 free final in Glasgow.
Kliment Kolesnikov (above) should give Russia a significant lead in the men’s medley final, but the question mark will be if their young butterflier Egor Kuinov can hold it.
The Russian men will contend for gold in all three men’s relay at the European Championships.
Hungarian World Junior Record holder Kristof Milak is eyeing at least 2 European Championships titles in Glasgow.
Rikako Ikee will go for two gold medals on the final night of the World Junior Championships in the 100 fly and 50 free.
Team USA’s Michael Andrew will take on a triple tonight, swimming finals of the 50 free and 50 back. He’s also got semifinals of the 50 fly.
Regan Smith broke the championship record in the women’s 200 back twice on day 3.
Kristof Milak headlines the men’s 100 fly at World Junior finals on day 3.
Regan Smith will do battle with Taylor Ruck tonight in the women’s 100 back final, as well as on the lead-off of the mixed 400 medley relay.
Junior world record holder Kristof Milak will swim the 100 fly on day 2 of World Juniors in Indianapolis, coming off his silver medal performance at the World Championships in July.