FINA World Cup – Berlin
- Tuesday, August 30 – Wednesday, August 31, 2016
- Berlin, Germany – Schwimm- und Sprunghalle im Europa-Sportpark
- Short Course – 25 m
- Series Points after Paris
- Current Money Lists through Paris
- Start Lists
- Live stream
- Live results
The second and last day of the FINA World Cup again promises good races in the fast Berlin pool. Vladimir Morozov set a new world record yesterday in the 100m IM in 50,30.
James Guy (GBR) set himself up as the #1 seed for the men’s 200m freestyle final, he clocked a 1:46,81. Jack Gerrard (AUS) will be in the second seed tonight (1:46,85).
Top seed in the 50m breaststroke is Yuliya Efimova (RUS) in 30,26 ahead of Katie Meili (USA) in 30,33.
Top-seeded in the men’s 100m breast is Kirill Prigoda (RUS), he finished in 58,22, second fastest into the final is Germany’s Marco Koch in 58,84. Michael Andrew (USA) came in with the 3rd fastest time in 59,07.
The top seed in the men’s 100m butterfly is Chad le Clos who hit the wall in a time of 51,66. The next-fastest swim in the morning heats came from USA’s Tim Philips in 51,92.
Mitch Larkin (AUS) took the top spot for the men’s 50m backstroke final with a 23,84 ahead of Stanislav Donets (RUS) in 23,88.
Franziska Hentke touched in 2:08,85 in the 200m butterfly the #1 seed for finals. Madeline Groves (AUS) will be in the second seed tonight in 2:10,31.
Michael Andrew (USA) finished with the top time this morning in the 200m IM in 1:58,23. Sebastian Steffan (AUT) took the second spot for the final in 1:59,83.
In tonight’s women’s 400m freestyle final, Yiwen Shao (CHN) is the top seed (4:20,37). Katinka Hosszu (HUN) came in with the second fastest time in 4:23,19.
Vladimir Morozov (RUS) set himself up as the #1 seed for the men’s 50m freestyle final, he clocked a 21,13. Benjamin Proud will be in the second seed in 21,39. Michael Andrew (USA) took the sixth spot for tonight’s final in 21,86.
Mitch Larkin (AUS) touched in 1:55,18 in the 200m backstroke for the #1 seed for finals. Bobby Hurley (AUS) will be in the second seed tonight in 1::58,83 .
FINA World Cup Schedule 2016
August 26-27 – Chartres (FRA)Doha (QAT)
August 30-31 – Berlin (GER) -September 1 – Dubai (UAE)
September 03-04 – Moscow (RUS)
September 30 – October 1 – Beijing (CHN)
October 4-5– Dubai (UAE)
October 8-9 – Doha (QAT)
October 21-22 – Singapore (SIN)
October 25-26 – Tokyo (JPN)
October 29-30 – Hong Kong (HKG)