Japan’s Nao Horomura threw down a 1:53.90 to win the WUG title and narrowly miss the Junior world record of 1:53.79, set by Hungarian Kristof Milak.
Schooling defending his Olympic championship title, Dressel looking to crack the supersuit era world record, and Guy setting a huge new PB to break the British record in the semi… This shaped up to be quite an exciting event.
It was a different experience being able to swim in front of her home crowd, and Katinka Hosszu said, “I am happy that a lot of kids came to the event. I hope I have impacted their life and inspire them.”
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.
Avec 49s86, Caeleb DRESSEL devient le 3e nageur au monde à passer la barre des 50 secondes, à quatre centièmes des 49s82 de Michael PHELPS.
Caeleb Dressel goes for the finals double tonight in the 50 free and 100 fly.
Olympic champ Ryan Murphy (USA) will compete for gold against 100 back World Champion Xu Jiayu (CHN) and fellow Olympic backstroke medalist Evgeny Rylov (RUS).
Anton Chupkov, Townley Haas, Kristof Milak, Simone Manuel and more share their post-race comments from night 6 in Budapest.
Kristof Milak broke the junior world record again in the 100 fly semis.
Sarah Sjostrom will have a double on day 6, starting off with the 100 free final.
Check out the live recap for day 6 prelims in Budapest.
Kristof Milak broke the junior world record in the 100 fly prelims.
Caeleb Dressel’s 50 free / 100 fly quest will begin at day 6 prelims in Budapest.
Olympic gold medalist Caeleb Dressel will be racing in the men’s 100m freestyle semifinals, one of the most anticipated events of the championships.
South African Chad Le Clos claimed gold in the men’s 200m fly in Budapest, getting off to a quick start with 53.21 at the 100 and holding on for the win. Watch the race here.