19-year-old Andrei Minakov paced the men’s 100 fly heats in a time of 51.48, falling just over a tenth shy of his season-best time.
Kliment Kolesnikov is poised to take his long course game to the next level after a standout ISL season in 2020.
Minakov estaba de vuelta en el agua para el relevo 4×100 libre mixto, ayudando a su equipo de San Petersburgo a ganar el oro con una posta de 47,72.
The 2020 Russian Swimming Championships continued with Stanford commit Andrei Minakov doing his thing in the men’s 100m fly.
Russian’s Ministry of Sport held a video meeting with the countries sporting federations, discussing the resumption of normal training.
Kuimov has been delivering necessities to those stuck in strict isolation in his hometown of Kazan along with water polo player Emil Zinnurov.
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.