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Beyond The Lane Lines: Sun Yang Defends Himself

Catch up on smaller stories from around the web in this week’s Beyond the Lane Lines, featuring Grant Hackett, Brooke Hanson and Sun Yang.

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Australian World Champion Seebohm Up For Prestigious ‘Don Award’

The definition of perseverance, Aussie Emily Seebohm has been nominated for Australia’s prestigious ‘Don Award’.

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Sarah Sjostrom – Queen Of All The Sprints

Sarah Sjostrom had a remarkable World Championships in Budapest. She broke the World Records in the 50m and 100m freestyles, winning gold and silver in the individual events.

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A Look At The Stats From Budapest World Championships

Now that the World Championships in Budapest have come to a close, let’s take a look back at the numbers and see what’s interesting.

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Romanchuk Becomes 4th Fastest Performer Of All-Time In Men’s 1500

Mykhailo Romanchuk unloaded a 14:37.14 1500 to become the 4th fastest performer in history.

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Ledecky’s Dozen: Passes Missy For Most World Champs Golds In History

With her third consecutive 1500 free title, Katie Ledecky has passed Missy Franklin for the most gold medals in long course World Championships history, holding a dozen world titles in as many appearances.

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ASIA: Sun Yang Breaks Tie with Peirsol, Hackett for 3rd Highest Number of Worlds Titles

Tonight’s win was historic for Sun as it makes him the solo 3rd most decorated performer ever in terms of World Championships gold medals, breaking the former tie he shared with Aaron Perisol (7) and Grant Hackett (7).

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Michael Phelps Tells Fans He’s Training for 2032…

In a Facebook live video on Sunday afternoon, Olympic legend Michael Phelps told his fans he’s training for 2032.

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Olympic Medalist Ryan Cochrane Officially Announces Retirement

Canadian swimming legend Ryan Cochrane has officially announced his retirement.

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Grant Hackett Issues Statement, Acknowledges Mental Health Issues

Grant Hackett acknowledges he needs help for his mental health issues.

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Read Swimming Australia’s Statement On Hackett’s Latest Behavior

“We will continue to support them throughout this journey to recovery,” reads a portion of Swimming Australia’s statement concerning troubled retired Olympian Grant Hackett’s recent behavior.

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Grant Hackett Arrested After ‘Ranting & Raving’ At Family Home

Troubled retired swimming star Grant Hackett of Australia was arrested at his family’s home today, February 15th.

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Australische Schwimmlegende Grant Hackett wurde festgenommen

Der dreimalige Olympiasieger Grant Hackett aus Australien ist nach einem “Zusammenbruch” kurzfristig in Southport (AUS) fest genommen, aber kurze Zeit…

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On Coaching Sabbatical, Cotterell Denies $1 Million Chinese Contract

Might we see storied Australian coach Denis Cotterell reacquainted with past protege Sun Yang of China?

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Paltrinieri Out of 400 Free On Day 1 Of SC World Championships

1500 free Olympic champ Gregorio Paltrinieri has scratched the men’s 400 free on day 1 of the Short Course World Championships.

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