Durante esta penúltima jornada de competición se han batido dos récords de los campeonatos y un récord del mundo júnior.
Thomas Ceccon of Italy won the 50 butterfly final on Day 5 of 2019 World Junior Championships in Budapest.
Two new countries made their appearance on the medals table as both Bulgaria and France earned bronze medals on Saturday.
Aussie Lani Pallister will be chasing down a distance sweep while countrywoman Bronte Job is just 0.02s off the 50 back championship record.
During the 50 fly final at the 2019 World Junior Championships, 16-year-old Josif Miladinov set a new Bulgarian national record to earn bronze.
FINA World Jr: Thomas Ceccon, dopo l’oro nei 100 dorso, conquista anche il titolo di campione del mondo jr. dei 50 metri farfalla
50 fly gold medalist Torri Huske will be competing in the semi-finals of the 100 fly on Saturday night in Budapest.
Kayla van der Merwe and Evgenia Chikunova’s 100 breast along with USA’s David Curtiss’ 50 free all could eclipse more championship records tonight.
Canada’s Jade Hannah is looking at a potential sweep of the backstrokes after winning the 100 and 200 titles. She competes in the 50 back prelims this morning
Young talent is storming on the scene as 16-year-olds Gretchen Walsh, Brit Kayla van der Merwe, and Belarusian Anastasiya Shkurdai hold top seeds tonight.
Durante la segunda jornada de este mundial junior se han rebajado sendos récords de los campeonatos en 100 espalda masculino, 800 libre femenino y 4×100…
USA’s Luca Urlando is the top seed in the 200 meter freestyle final at World Junior Championships. Carson Foster is the 2nd seed.
Carson Foster completed an impressive double during day two prelims with swims in the men’s 200 IM and 200 free, qualifying first and second overall.
As the youngest swimmer in the field, Miladinov showed off some impressive speed in this race, roaring to a 23.85 on the first 50.
After winning the 100 and 400 frees already, Germany’s Isabel Gose has a chance for 2 more medals, in the 50 and 200 freestyles, on Saturday.