The 13th annual Republic of China Student Games kicked off this morning at the Zhejiang University of Finance and Economics.
Wang Shun followed up his 400m IM victory in Tianjin with a 200m IM win on night 6, while Ning Zetao established himself as the top seed in the men’s 50m freestyle heading into tomorrow night’s final.
2015 World Champion Ning Zetao showed his speed tonight, claiming gold in the men’s 100m freestyle with the only sub-48 second mark of the field.
Sun Yang fired off a super quick 3:41.94 to take gold in his first event of the 2017 National Games of China.
Kosuke Hagino will swim in the men’s 400 IM on day 8.
Katinka Hosszu will swim the 400 IM prelims on day 8 in Budapest.
The USA’s Chase Kalisz has a chance to win the first individual gold of this meet for the American men in tonight’s 200 IM final.
Chase Kalisz won his first world title on Thursday evening in Budapest, clocking a 1:55.56 in the 200 IM.
Chase Kalisz won the 8th consecutive gold for the U.S. in the 200 IM on day 5 in Budapest.
Nathan Adrian will be going for his first individual world title in the men’s 100 free final.
Olympic gold medalist Caeleb Dressel will be racing in the men’s 100m freestyle semifinals, one of the most anticipated events of the championships.
Nathan Adrian will make his individual debut in Budapest at day 4 prelims in the 100 free.
Established IM stars like Kosuke Hagino and Chase Kalisz will be among those vying to fill the void left by the absence of the two men who have won the last seven world championships in the 200 IM.
We’re just one day away from the 2017 FINA World Championships, and the battle between the USA and Great Britain in the 800 free relay is one of the most anticipated relay races of the meet.
Check out a breakdown of some of the more ‘open’ races at the 2017 World Championships.