While competing on day 2 of the 96th Japan Student Swimming Championships, 20-year-old leukemia survivor Rikako Ikee took on her 2nd event.
Japanese swimmers Rio Shirai and Keito Sunama were two big winners on ay 1 of the inaugural Tokyo Special Swimming Tournament.
The second morning of the 2019 World University Games features five events: men’s 200 free, 200 IM, and 1500 free, and the women’s 100 free and 100 breast.
Yui Ohashi will be back at it this week, competing at the Japan Open, the final qualifier for this summer’s World Championships.
Kristof Milak will be gunning for gold in the men’s 200 fly final tonight, as he looks for her first butterfly title of the meet after missing out in the 50 and 100.
Australian Kaylee McKeown will be gunning for her first gold medal of the Youth Olympics tonight in the women’s 50 backstroke.
Rising Swedish star Sara Junevik comes into the women’s 100 fly as the #1 seed and will begin her pursuit of the sprint double after winning the 50 on day 4.
Russian Andrei Minakov will go head-to-head with Kristof Milak in tonight’s 100 fly final at the Youth Olympic Games.
China’s Peng Xuwei comes into the women’s 200 back as the top seeds on day 3 of the Youth Olympic Games.
Kristof Milak is scheduled to compete in both the 100 fly and 200 free at day 2 prelims of the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires.
Sun Yang is slated to raced the 1500m freestyle on the final day of the 2018 Asian Games.
Olympic medalist Daiya Seto was in the Tokyo water twice this morning, earning return swims in the men’s 200m IM and 200m fly at the 2018 Japan Swim.