GWANGJU, South Korea - American Lilly King was disqualified from the 200-meter breaststroke preliminaries at the world swimming championships on Thursday.King won the third heat in 2 minutes, 24.56 seconds, but was disqualified for not touching the wall with both ...
Jul 25, 2019
GWANGJU, South Korea - Sun Yang was in the middle of controversy at the world swimming championships again. Only this time, it wasn't his doing.The Chinese star with a history of doping still got shunned on the medals podium.Sun ...
Jul 24, 2019
GWANGJU, South Korea - Adam Peaty became the first man to win a third 100-meter breaststroke title at the world swimming championships on Monday night. Katinka Hosszu of Hungary also added more gold to her collection.Peaty claimed the title in 57. ...
Jul 23, 2019
GWANGJU, South Korea - Katie Ledecky has withdrawn from the 200-meter freestyle at the world swimming championships because of medical reasons.That's according to a statement from US national team managing director Lindsay Mintenko on Tuesday.Mintenko says Ledecky hasn&# ...
Jul 23, 2019
GWANGJU, South Korea - Katie Ledecky is usually there in the end, her endurance powering her to the wall well ahead of the competition.Someone else got there first at the world championships on Sunday night (Monday, Manila time).Ariarne Titmus of Australia ...
Jul 22, 2019
KAZAN, Russia - There's no stopping Katie Ledecky. The 18-year-old American virtually raced herself at the world swimming championships, and she was unbeatable.Ledecky ended her meet in spectacular style on Saturday night (Sunday, Manila time), lowering her own ...
Aug 9, 2015
KAZAN, Russia - The women are getting it done at the world swimming championships.Sarah Sjostrom of Sweden lowered her own world record in the 100-meter butterfly to win gold Monday night (Tuesday, Manila time), and then Katinka Hosszu of Hungary erased ...
Aug 4, 2015
MICHAEL Phelps isn't the only big name missing from the world swimming championships that begin on Friday in Kazan, Russia (Saturday, Manila time).Along with the 18-time Olympic gold medalist, Aussie sprinter James Magnussen, Yannick Agnel of France, South ...
Jul 23, 2015
BARCELONA, Spain - German pair Sascha Klein and Patrick Hausding won the gold medal in the men's synchronized 10-meter platform on Sunday, bringing an end to China's run of three consecutive titles at the swimming world championships.The ...
Jul 22, 2013
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