Le Brésil a largement dominé les compétitions, enlevant huit courses individuelles masculines et huit courses féminines, soit la moitié des épreuves, ainsi que les relais.
Brazilian Etiene Medeiros (above) also broke 2 Meet Records, winning both the 50 and 100 butterflies.
A number of records, including 4 WJRs from Kliment Kolesnikov, fell at the 2017 Russian SC Championships
The Russian women crushed the European and Russian national records to win silver in the women’s 400 medley relay.
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The Americans are the front-runners, but there is no margin for error in the mixed medley relay.
Sjöström has been unstoppable this year, and Budapest will be no different.
Yulia Efimova frightened the 200m breaststroke world record tonight, earning a mark that would have won gold in Rio.
Aussie speedster James Magnussen made his post-Rio debut today in Monaco, notching the 2nd seed in the 100m freestyle in 49.29.
In the semifinals at the beginning of the session, Morozov blasted a 21.44 to clear the former record of 21.47.
Shortly after hitting a qualifying mark in the 50 back semis, Evgeny Rylov cranked out the fastest 200 back in the world this year, winning with a 1:53.81.
Chimrova led the 100 fly semifinals with a 57.4, lowering her own Russian National Record by over 3 tenths.
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A trio of national records dropped over five days at the Short Course Russian Championships in Kazan this week.
When asked about Lilly King’s comments in the lead up to a heated 100 breast final, Efimova responded, “Then what would she say about Michael Phelps?”