The USA’s Andrew Wilson put up the fastest time of the meet so far with his 59.6 in prelims, but can he hold off defending champion Dmitriy Balandin of Kazakhstan in the final?
Marwan el-Kamash has Egypt in unfamiliar territory as the most successful African nation at the 2017 World Championships.
Included on the roster are 2 Olympic gold medalists: butterflier Chad Le Clos and breaststroker Cameron Van Der Burgh.
7 men and 1 female have met the FINA A qualifying times for Budapest.
South Africa saw its first female, Tatjana Schoenmaker, make the 2017 World Championships roster.
Chad Le Clos won the men’s 200m butterfly handily tonight in Durban, adding the event to his list of World Championships qualifying events that already includes the 100m free and 200m free.
South Africa is still waiting on its first woman World Championships qualifier.
Three men have made the South African roster for the 2017 World Championships thus far at their national meet.
South Africa’s Cameron van der Burgh lit it up in Durban with the world’s 2nd-fastest 100m breaststroke time of the season.
After his impressive 200 fly final this morning, Chad Le Clos came back to notch a solid 100 fly time this afternoon.
Chad Le Clos is getting the job done in Stellenbosch this weekend.
A 52.20 100m butterfly for Chad Le Clos checks in as the 2nd-fastest in the world this season.
America’s Kelsi Worrell claimed the women’s 200m butterfly top seed this morning, becoming the 3rd fastest American ever in the event in the process.
The 12th CANA African Swimming Championships in Mangueng wrapped up today in terms of the pool competition, but not before several meet records went down.
Two of South Africa’s most famous swimmers were in the pool today at the 12th CANA African Swimming Championships.