A world record in the women’s 50m back helped put China back on top of the Asian Games medal standings through day 3 in Jakarta.
Chinese swimmer Liu Xiang became the first woman under 27 seconds in the 50 back with a world record swim of 26.98.
World record holder Ippei Watanabe will swim the men’s 200 breast on day 3 of the Asian Games.
Although Kazakhstani Olympic champion Dmitriy Balandin is physically in Jakarta, he is missing from the men’s 200m breaststroke start lists for the 2018 Asian Games.
Olympic champion Sun Yang is looking to sweep the freestyle events in Jakarta at the 2018 Asian Games.
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In addition to the win by Fu (above), Sun Yang earned his 3rd victory of the meet.
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Day four of the China Students Games included finals for the 50 free, 100 fly, 8oo free, 4×100 free relay, and 4×100 medley relay.
The third day of the 13th China Student Games saw finals for the 50 back, 200 breast, 100 free, and the slower heats of the 800 free.
Proving his freestyle prowess once again, Sun Yang closes out the 2017 National Games of China with a win in the 1500m race.
21-year-old Liu Xiang crushed a new Chinese and Asian record in the women’s 50m freestyle, surpassing the old mark set way back in 1994.
Sarah Sjostrom has been on a tear this year in the 50 free and has shown no signs of slowing down.
Sun, the 1500 free World Record holder, clocked in at 15:04.15. That’s well off his record time of 14:31.02, but still good enough to win by almost 4 seconds