Raman Salei won his 3rd gold medal for Azerbaijan, bringing their medal count to 4 golds total. Meanwhile, Jessica Long is now a 29-time Paralympic medalist.
Among the record-breakers during the last prelims session in Tokyo was USA’s Robert Griswold, who set an Americas continental record to lead heats.
Dominant S13 swimmer Ihar Boki of Belarus won his second title in Tokyo with a 100 back world record of 56.36, his 13th career Paralympic title.
Ukraine’s Yelyzaveta Mereshko took about one-third of a second off the SM6 200 IM world record, set by Great Britain’s Maisie Summers-Newton in 2019.
USA’s Jessica Long has earned 23 Paralympic medals over the past 4 Paralympic Games and will defend her title in the SM8 200 IM from 2008, 2012 and 2016
Italian Simone Barlaam won his fourth gold medal in four attempts this week Sunday, setting a world record in the men’s S9 50 free.
Summers-Newton’s record was one of four world marks set on day three in London.
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Three individual and one relay world record fell Friday.
The Netherlands’ Liesette Bruinsma set the new record by over six seconds.
Mathys Goosen was among the meet record-setters on the final day of the 2018 Swim Cup The Hague.
Arno Kamminga went 59.69 in the 100 breast and Kyle Stolk went 49.21 in the 100 free, setting new meet records.
Kira Toussaint and Arno Kamminga were also both under the qualification times for the 2018 European Championships.
Arno Kamminga and Ferry Weertman also put up strong performances at the three day meet.