Radoslaw Kawecki won the 200 backstroke with ease posting a time of 1:48.93. Tom Shields, who finished second to Kawecki in the same event in Dubai, won his second medal of the evening, collecting the silver touching in a time of 1:51.64.
France breaks the mixed 200 medley world record with a win at the Doha World Cup.
Katinka Hosszu picks up another win in the 200 IM at the Doha World Cup.
Tom Shields wins his second straight World Cup 100 backstroke at the Doha World Cup.
Jeanette Ottesen-Gray won the women’s 100 butterfly at the Doha World Cup.
Alia Atkinson won her third event of the World Cup Series with a victory in the women’s 100 breaststroke.
Roland Schoeman keeps his streak alive with another victory in the 50 breaststroke at the Doha World Cup.
Katinka Hosszu fought her way back to the front from 5th place after the first 50 to win the 200 freestyle at the Doha World Cup.
Vlad Morozov wins his 4th straight 100 freestyle for this World Cup Series.
Photographer Jonathan Alpeyrie (former competitive swimmer and water polo player), who was recently held captive in Syria for 81 days, recounts the surreal story of being forced to teach a Hawaiian-swimsuit-clad local militia leader how to swim.
Russian Vlad Morozov finished up his swept of the men’s sprint events winning the 50 freestyle with ease finishing in a time of 20.66.
Radoslaw Kawecki of Poland took the men’s 200 backstroke easily winning the event in a time of 1:49.70. Kawecki, who finished second in Barcelona to American Ryan Lochte, picked up his third World Cup victory in the event adding to the gold he collected in both Eindhoven and Berlin.
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Shields surely thought he had done enough to catch le Clos, but ultimately finished just two one-hundredths of a second behind the South African. le Clos took the event in a time of 49.14 followed by Shields who posted a time of 49.16.