Check out all the records broken at the 2017 FINA World Championships.
Though many had high hopes for the 2016 Olympic 400 IM champion, Japan’s Kosuke Hagino finished 6th in tonight’s 400 IM final at the 2017 FINA World Championships in Budapest, Hungary.
Anton Chupkov, Townley Haas, Kristof Milak, Simone Manuel and more share their post-race comments from night 6 in Budapest.
Watch Russia’s Anton Chupkov come from behind to set a new Championship Record with 2:06.96, becoming the 2nd man in history to break 2:07.
The Kitajima Effect lives on as the Japanese landed 2 men on the podium for tonight’s 200 breast final.
Anton Chupkov went 2:06.96 for gold and the 2nd fastest swim of all-time in the men’s 200 breast.
Sarah Sjostrom will have a double on day 6, starting off with the 100 free final.
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.
Anton Chupkov became the 3rd fastest perfomrer in history with a 2:07.14 200 breast in the semi-finals.
Nathan Adrian will be going for his first individual world title in the men’s 100 free final.
Newly minted world record holder Sarah Sjostrom will be back in action in the 100 freestyle at day 5 prelims.
Xu Jiayu is now the first Chinese man ever to win a gold medal in the men’s 100 back at long course World Championships.
Sweden’s Johannes Skagius broke the Swedish and Nordic records in the men’s 50 breast in a time of 27.02.
Yasuhiro Koseki took down his own Asian record in the men’s 50 breast on day 3 in Budapest.
Yan Zibei lowered his Chinese record in the men’s 50 breast.