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2019 FINA World Aquatics Championships: Day 6 Prelims Live Recap

Day 6 prelims include the men’s 100 fly, women’s 200 back, men’s 50 free, women’s 50 fly, women’s 800 freestyle, and men’s 4 x 200 free relay.

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Manuel, McLaughlin, Ledecky Will Swim the 4×200 Relay Final for the USA

After scratching races due to being ill, Katie Ledecky will join the stars and stripes for the 4×200 free relay final.

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Day 5 Relay Lineups: Schmitt, Smith On American Women’s 4×200 Prelim

Individual 200 free entrant Allison Schmitt will contest the prelims of the women’s 4×200 free relay on day five in Gwangju.

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2019 World Championships: USA Is Actually Doing Better in 2019 Than in 2015

In spite of a lot of handwringing from fans of Team USA, the United States is doing better at the 2019 FINA World Championships than they did in 2015.

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Championnats du monde 2019 : Résumé jour 1

Résumé de la première journée des championnats du monde 2019 à Gwangju. Le Britannique Adam Peaty a inscrit un nouveau record du monde sur 100 m brasse

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2019 FINA World Aquatics Championships: Day 1 Finals Live Recap

Adam Peaty chases 56 in the 100 breaststroke. Katie Ledecky and Sun Yang try to defend their titles in the 400 free. 4 x 100 freestyle relays up for grabs.

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2019 FINA World Aquatics Championships: Australians Lead Day 1 Medal Table

The early medal table highlights the intense battles of day 1, and also previews rivalries fans will get to see play out for the remainder of the meet.

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Mundial Gwangju resultados día 1: Ariarne Titmus destrona a Katie Ledecky

Titmus ha logrado derrocar a la reina del fondo mundial en un carrera histórica, mientras que Adam Peaty ha rebajado su récord del mundo en 100 braza.

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Gwangju: Ledecky Cede Il Trono 400sl-Peaty Alieno-Tutti I Risultati Day1

La prima sessione di finali ha visto l’australiana Ariarne Titmus sovrastare Katie Ledecky nei 400 stile libero. Tutti i risultati

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Titmus Dethrones Ledecky to Win Worlds Gold in New Aussie 400 Free Record

Ariarne Titmus (AUS) accomplished a feat no woman had ever done on night 1 of 2019 Worlds as she defeated distance legend Katie Ledecky (USA) in the 400 free.

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Ajna Kesely Breaks Hungarian 400 Free Record In Worlds Final

17-year-old Ajna Kesely set a new Hungarian National Record in the women’s 400 freestyle final in Gwangju, placing fourth in a time of 4:01.31.

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2019 FINA World Aquatics Championships: Day 1 Preview

Adam Peaty (above) will rev his engines to start the chase-to-56 in the 100 breaststroke prelims on Sunday morning from Gwangju.

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2019 World Champs Preview: Building Excitement for 2020 in the Women’s 1500

This year’s field is missing some key players on the international stage, but you can still get excited for what’s to come.

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2019 World Champs Preview: Barn Burner Set Between USA and AUS in Women’s 4×200

Team USA is stacked with eleven women under 1:59 this season alone… but what does Australia have in its arsenal? And what to expect from Ariarne Titmus?

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2019 World Champs Preview: Women’s 800 Free is Still a Race for Silver

Katie Ledecky is the World #1 this season at 8:10.70 — that’s already faster than the time she went to win the last Worlds title in 2017.

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