Sun Yang claimed his 2nd title of the National Games of China, winning the 200 free in 1:45.15. Controversial swimmer Qiu Yuhan is also making her mark in the women’s version of the event.
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Yuhan clocked in at 4:07.72, touching 5 seconds ahead of anyone else in the field.
After winning the 100 free on day 1, freestyle standout Qiu Yuhan kept the ball rolling with another gold on night 2.
Her winning time of 2:08.16 makes her the 15th fastest performer in the world this year.
Qiu Yuhan of China is wrapped up in the nation’s latest doping situation.
Katie Ledecky will attempt to handle Sarah Sjostrom in the 200 free in Rio in a blockbuster showdown between two forces in the sport of swimming.
China has announced its Olympic roster for the 2016 Rio Olympics, with two notable absences: junior world record-holding breaststroker Wang Lizhuo and top-10 world ranked 200 freestyler Qiu Yuhan.
Ye Shiwen bounced back to win the 200 IM on Wednesday at the Chinese Olympic Trials after placing just 7th in the 400 IM.
China’s Fu Yuanhui added more hardware to her 2013 World Championship silver (seen above).