It’s day 4 of the Summer Universiade (also known as the World University Games) in Taipei, and tonight’s finals session schedule is loaded with big events, including the 200 IM led by Japan’s Yui Ohashi.
Olympic champion Dmitriy Balandin will compete in his signature 200 breaststroke at day 3 prelims from Taipei.
The USA leads the swimming medal table with 4 medals to Russia’s 2 medals.
Yui Ohashi of Japan will be hunting down gold in the 400 IM after taking the top qualifying time in the prelims.
Follow along for live updates from the first preliminary session of the 2017 World University Games.
Look out for Japan, who is bringing its heavy hitters into Taipei for the World University Games.
The only thing better than watching Katinka Hosszu destroy the field in the 400 IM final was listening to the crowd cheer her on.
Camille Lacourt seeks a three-peat in the men’s 50 back in his final swim.
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.
Several World Record holders will compete in their respective events tonight, including Great Britain’s Adam Peaty in his signature 100 breast.
Canadian Sydney Pickrem mysteriously got out of the water after 50m of butterfly in the women’s 200 IM final.
Watch Katinka Hosszu dominate in the final of the women’s 200 IM in front of the enthusiastic crowd of the Danube Arena in Budapest on Monday night.
Japan’s Yui Ohashi finished less than a second behind Hungary’s Iron Lady Katinka Hosszu in the women’s 200m IM, setting up a potential beast of a battle in the 400m IM.
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