In front of a home crowd, Team Iron captain Katinka Hosszu was crowned meet MVP. She is now the first swimmer to earn the honors without skins points.
The London Roar have Bronte Campbell lined up for her first crack at the skins race on Sunday in Budapest.
Follow along with us as results roll in and we’ll keep you up to date with the event results as well as the team standings.
Even a sweep of those breaststroke races, though, will probably leave Peaty short of a serious run at MVP honors in his first ISL meet.
Morozov was great – his start basically held up better than anyone else’s, and he had the final round won from the moment he and Adrian hit the pool
Morozov is a great ISL swimmer – he can sprint a lot of things very, very well, and Iron fill a breaststroke need with a win from the versatile sprinter
The London Roar has had a flashy day one, putting themselves in a comfy lead over the LA Current in Lewisville.
Michael Andrew will swim 5 races on the first day of the ISL stop in Lewisville on Saturday, more than any other swimmer has attempted in one day.
Iron has announced 25 swimmers for their ISL opener. They’ll feature 2 of the winningest-ever in the FINA World Cup series: Katinka Hosszu (above) and Vlad Morozov.
Hear what the FINA World Cup heavy hitters had to say as cluster #2 of the 2019 series wrapped up today in Berlin, Germany.
Brazilian Bruno Fratus has had a change-of-heart and will join the London Roar, at least in Lewisville, as a threat to win the skins races.
Katinka Hosszu takes 400m IM gold yet again, this time at the Berlin stop of the FINA World Cup Series, where Italy’s Ilaria Cusinato was also in the mix.
25-year-old Michele Coleman pulled out a mild upset in the women’s 50m free, beating out World Championships medalists Ranomi Kromowidjojo and Cate Campbell.
The 2019 FINA World Cup Series continues, with the 2nd stop of cluster #2 taking place this weekend in Berlin, Germany.
Katinka Hosszu easily defeated the women’s 400m IM field tonight in Budapest, one that included her ex-coach Shane Tusup’s new protege, Ilaria Cusinato.