The primary contingencies from each nation are in tact for Tokyo, although there are a few notable additions, including 2016 Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers.
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.
The Japanese competition train ceases to stop, as the nation’s top athletes are gearing up for their World Championships Selection Meet slated for October 27th and 28th.
In response to her extraordinary year in the pool, 18-year-old Rikako Ikee has been honored as ‘MVP’ by the Japanese Swimming Federation.
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Japanese Olympian Daiya Seto established a new World Cup Record in the 200m IM, becoming the 3rd fastest performer ever in the event in the process.
Duncan Scott’s mishap tripping over pavement is just the latest in a history of unfortunate events involving swimmers on land.
Rikako Ikee, just 18 years old, became the first woman ever to be awarded MVP of the Asian Games.
SUN Yang s’est emparé des titres du 200, 400, 800, et 1500 nage libre à Djakarta.
Kalisz proved that even without going best times, he can visibly separate himself from the rest of the world’s IMer in a way his predecessors in the American IM group (Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte) have done for the past decade.
Take a look at how the Asian Games made a dent in the 2018 world rankings.
Joseph SCHOOLING a gagné le 100 papillon, l’épreuve qu’il avait dominée au Brésil.
200 breast Olympic gold medalist Dmitriy Balandin looks to defend his 100 breast title against Yan Zibei, who leads the way into the final after setting a Games Record in prelims.
Japan and China are dueling for the top of the medal table, while Joseph Schooling claims first non-JPN/CHN gold.