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2019 Speedo/World Championships Pick ‘Em Contest: Day 6 Results

We suspect that a whole lot more than 8% of readers will pick Simone Manuel to win the 100 free in Tokyo after yet another gold medal performance on Friday.

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ASIA: Xu’s 200 Back Scratch May Have Caused China to Miss out on a Medal

China made the decision to scratch Xu Jiayu from the 200 back semis in order to focus on the 800 free relay, but that decision may have cost them a medal.

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Championnats du monde 2019 : Résumé jour 3

Résumé de la troisième journée des Championnats du monde 2019 à Gwangju. L’Américaine Lilly King conserve son titre sur 100 m brasse

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Day 5 Relay Lineups: Seliskar, Apple on U.S. 4×200, Lewis, Chalmers off for AUS

The 2018 US National Champion Andrew Seliskar will swim as part of the the American prelims 4×200 free relay on Friday morning.

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Championnats du monde 2019 : Résumé jour 2

Résumé de la seconde journée des Championnats du monde 2019 à Gwangju. Katinka Hosszu remporte son 4e titre mondial consécutif sur 200 m 4 nages

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Thormeyer Lowers Canadian Record After Being Last Minute Sub In 200 Back

Scratched into the 200 back semi-finals on less than 90 minutes notice, Markus Thormeyer broke a 10-year-old Canadian Record to qualify for the final.

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2019 Worlds: World No. 3 Xu Jiayu Scratches 200 Back Semifinal

The 100 back world champion and fifth seed for 200 back semifinals is likely focusing on China’s 4×200 relay Friday.

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2019 FINA World Aquatics Championships: Day 5 Prelims Live Recap

Australian Cate Campbell has emerged as the fastest 100 freestyler on the women’s side this meet after going multiple sub-52 splits on relays.

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2019 FINA World Aquatics Championships: Day 5 Preview

Today’s morning session features prelims of the women’s 100 free, women’s and men’s 200 breast, men’s 200 back, women’s 800, and women’s 4 x 200 free relay.

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Russians, Italians Lower National Records In Mixed Medley Relay Final

Evgeny Rylov’s 51.97 lead-off propelled Russia to a new National Record in the mixed 400 medley relay. They placed fourth in 3:40.78.

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L’Italia Chiude Con Il Record In Staffetta: Tutte Le Emozioni Del Day4

Il Day 4 si chiude per l’Italia con Il Record della staffetta 4×100 misti uomini/donne. Tutti i risultati di tutte le finali e semifinali del pomeriggio

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2019 FINA World Aquatics Championships: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap

The session includes a 200 fly swim-off, the prelims of the women’s 50 back, men’s 100 free, men’s 200 IM, women’s 200 fly, and the mixed 400 medley relay.

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Day 4 Relay Lineups: U.S., Australia Use ‘B’ Squads in Mixed Medley Prelims

Mallory Comerford will swim the freestyle leg for the United States on the prelims of the mixed 400 medley relay.

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2019 FINA World Aquatics Championships: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Without Ledecky, McKeon, or Ruck, the women’s 200 freestyle is wide open. Baker and Masse reunite in the 100 back; the women’s 1500 will have a new champion.

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Americans Have Half The Hardware Through Day 3 Than At 2017 World C’ships

The U.S. leads the medal table in Gwangju through day 3, but the nation holds half the number of medals earned through this same time back in 2017.

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