Michael Andrew of Race Pace Club broke the Pro Swim Series record in the 50 backstroke Thursday morning in Richmond, VA.
In another blow to the host nation of the 2020 Olympic Games, 27-year-old Hiromasa Fujimori of Japan has reportedly tested positive for a prohibited substance.
His time of 24.68 was good enough to break the Pro Swim Series record, which was a 24.74 held by Japanese backstroker Junya Koga.
World Championships medalist Junya Koga of Japan has logged an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport in response to being handed a 4-year ban earlier this week.
Daiya Seto will try to defend his 400m IM world title earned in Windsor at the last edition of the FINA Short Course World Championships.
Japanese backstroking ace Junya Koga has received a 4-year suspension for a positive doping test from May of this year.
One of the most common mistakes in technique that we see in all strokes is in the pulling motion of backstroke.
Facing a possible 4-year ban for having tested positive for a banned substance, Japanese medalist Junya Koga is set to file an appeal with the Court Arbitration for Sport (CAS).
2017 World Championships silver medalist Junya Koga of Japan is facing a possible 4-year ban for having tested positively for a prohibited substance earlier this year.
Led by Pan Pacs gold medalists Rikako Ikee, Yasuhiro Koseki and Yui Ohashi, the nation of Japan is primed to challenge China as the overall winning nation in the pool at the 2018 Asian Games.
Katsuhiro Matsumoto split 47.61 as the Japanese men broke the Asian Record in the 400 free relay.
The key to a successful backstroke is getting the head up at the right time and getting it back at the right time.
Murphy is now the fastest swimmer in the world this year.
Teen Rikako Ikee continues to show her Tokyo 2020 promise, while Kosuke Hagino gets his first win of the meet at the 2018 Japan Open.
Secondo quanto riferito, il giapponese Junya Koga, medaglia d’argento olimpica e mondiale,ha fallito due test antidroga nel mese di marzo. Successivamente è…