Sarah Sjostrom will have a double on day 6, starting off with the 100 free final.
Check out the live recap for day 6 prelims in Budapest.
GBR’s Adam Peaty will put some finishing touches on his pre-Worlds racing at this weekend’s Sette Colli meet in Rome.
Detti went a world-leading 800 free, going 7:41.64 to break his personal best.
Nicolo Martinenghi broke his second junior world record in as many days, going 59.46 to win the 100 breast at Italian nationals.
Anthony Ervin and Madison Kennedy were tonight’s sprint king and queen in Bolzano, Italy.
Finally Michael Phelps is up in the men’s 100m butterfly. This event is arguably the toughest on his schedule for him. He wasn’t remarkably fast at the US Olympic Trials but has shown throughout this meet that he’s much better than he was just a few weeks ago.
Ilaria Bianchi won the 100 fly with 57.87, guaranteeing her a spot on the Italian squad for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Gabriele Detti was the top qualifier in this morning’s 400 free.
Italy’s Piero Codia broke a national record in heats of the 100 fly at the Italian Spring Championships, going 51.42.
Italy has added two more men to it’s 2016 Olympic roster on day 2 of the Italian Championships, and Federica Pellegrini became the first woman to reach the nation’s Olympic standard despite already being qualified for the Games.
2016 Italian Assoluti National Championships and Olympic Trials Dates: Tuesday, April 19 – Saturday, April 23, 2016 Times: prelims 9:00…
This morning, the Italian swimmers took on the women’s 50 fly, men’s 100 fly, women’s 200 breast, men’s 400 IM, women’s 100 free, and men’s 100 breast.
Gabriele Detti won the men’s 400 freestyle at the Trophy of Milan in a time of 3:46.59…
Katinka Hosszu is entered in three events this morning, including the 200 IM, an event she holds the World Record in.