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.
After scratching races due to being ill, Katie Ledecky will join the stars and stripes for the 4×200 free relay final.
Individual 200 free entrant Allison Schmitt will contest the prelims of the women’s 4×200 free relay on day five in Gwangju.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
La prima sessione di finali ha visto l’australiana Ariarne Titmus sovrastare Katie Ledecky nei 400 stile libero. Tutti i risultati
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.
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.
Adam Peaty (above) will rev his engines to start the chase-to-56 in the 100 breaststroke prelims on Sunday morning from Gwangju.
This year’s field is missing some key players on the international stage, but you can still get excited for what’s to come.
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?
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.