La nouvelle coqueluche du demi-fond chinois, c’est Wang Jianjiahe.
China’s Li Bingjie will be eyeing her second title and fourth medal of the Asian Games in the women’s 400 freestyle on the final day of competition in Jakarta.
The penultimate day of the 2018 Asian Games wraps up tonight with six medal events. China’s Xu Jiayu seeks a backstroke sweep for 2018, sitting second in the 200 back after winning the 50 and 100 earlier on. Meanwhile, Chinese teammates Li Bingjie (who won the 200 free) and Wang Jianjiahe (who won the 1500) will meet in the 800 free, clashing for gold.
Sun Yang is slated to raced the 1500m freestyle on the final day of the 2018 Asian Games.
Wang Jianjiahe lowered the Asian Games Record in the women’s 800 free down to 8:18.55.
Joseph SCHOOLING a gagné le 100 papillon, l’épreuve qu’il avait dominée au Brésil.
Women will race in the 50 breast, 800 free, and 4×100 medley relay, while men will compete in the 50 fly, 100 free, and 200 back on day 5 of the 2018 Asian Games.
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.
Ryosuke Irie claimed 2 silvers behind American Ryan Murphy at the Pan Pacific Championships. Will the Japanese national record holder be able to come away with a gold ahead of rival Xu Jiayu here in Jakarta?
Joseph Schooling will look to defend his 100 fly title on day 4 of the Asian Games in Jakarta.
Among the swimmers to watch is Japanese IM star Yui Ohashi, who leads the way in the 400 IM.
Joseph Schooling of Singapore and Dmitriy Balandin of Kazakhstan, both reigning Olympic champions, will take on their fellow Asian swimmers tomorrow in Jakarta.
The Chinese women broke the Asian Games Record to win their sixth consecutive title in the 800 free relay.
Race videos from the men’s 200 free, men’s 200 fly, and women’s 1500 free finals from day 1 of the 2018 Asian Games have found their way onto YouTube.