Japan’s Katsuhiro Matsumoto is showing his prowess across both the 200m and 100m freestyle events, getting it done for gold at the Kirara Cup.
Lately, everyone in Japan has been stepping up their swimming game, with the latest being 17-year-old Nagisa Ikemoto in the women’s 200m freestyle.
Yasuhiro Koseki is among those Japanese competitors expected to race this weekend at the annual Kirara Cup, taking extra Coronavirus precautions.
On-fire Daiya Seto will have extra incentive to give it his all at next month’s Konami Open, seeing how a quarter of a million dollars is up for grabs.
The 2019 World Junior Championships wrap up a busy summer of 2019, beginning Tuesday morning in Budapest. Here are some headlines to watch for on day 1:
Japan announced its 9-strong lineup for the 2019 World Junior Championships, with Nagisa Ikemoto representing the nation at both Junior and Senior editions.
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Freestyle ace Naito Ehara was added to the Japanese lineup for the 2019 World Championships, helping bring the entire roster count to 25 for the nation.
Shinri Shioura was one of the relay members who fired off a new Japanese National Record in the 4x50m free relay.
At the Hamana Bay Long Course Championships, Japanese National Record holders Daiya Seto and Yui Ohashi were among those who belted out some world ranking shake-ups
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.
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Kliment Kolesnikov is the big favorite in the men’s 100 back final on day 2 in Buenos Aires.
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.