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Another amazing image of American megastar Katie Ledecky has surfaced, proving that no one else in the world can keep up with her. No one stops Katie Ledecky. The American swimming superstar won a record-breaking fifth consecutive 800m world title on Saturday, leaving his rivals behind him once again. Stream over 50 sports live and … Read more

World Swimming Championships 2022: Anita Álvarez fainted, drowned, star banned by FINA

The swimmer who fainted and needed to be rescued at the world championships has received some bad news. A war of words has broken out at the world swimming championships after artistic swimmer Anita Álvarez was kicked out of the competition. The 25-year-old was dramatically pulled from the bottom of a swimming pool in Budapest … Read more

Ledecky and Sjostrom extend their world championship reigns

Katie Ledecky won a record fifth consecutive 800m world title on Friday, just over an hour after Sarah Sjostrom scored her fourth straight victory in the women’s 50m butterfly. Local hero Kristof Milak caused a stir at Budapest’s Duna Arena by claiming gold in the 100m butterfly, his second of the week. His time of … Read more

At EU summit, Hungary says West must stop adding sanctions on Russia

Hungary said that negotiation is the best option instead of adding more sanctions to Russia. Brussels: The European Union should stop imposing sanctions on Russia over its invasion of Ukraine and instead push for a ceasefire and the start of negotiations, a senior adviser to Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Thursday. Speaking on … Read more

World Swimming Championships results: Mollie O’Callaghan, Zac Stubblety-Cook win gold medals

Australia has a new golden girl after teen sensation Mollie O’Callaghan swept an impressive swim at the World Championships. 18-year-old Australian Mollie O’Callaghan overcame the “panic” to overtake world record holder Sarah Sjostrom to become the youngest women’s 100m freestyle world champion in over 30 years. Zac Stubblety-Cook took the men’s 200m breaststroke to make … Read more

World Swimming Championships results: Mollie O’Callaghan, Zac Stubblety-Cook win gold medals

Australia has a new golden girl after teen sensation Mollie O’Callaghan swept an impressive swim at the World Championships. 18-year-old Australian Mollie O’Callaghan overcame the “panic” to overtake world record holder Sarah Sjostrom to become the youngest women’s 100m freestyle world champion in over 30 years. Zac Stubblety-Cook took the men’s 200m breaststroke to make … Read more

US Coach Performs Dramatic Rescue of Artistic Swimmer at World Championships

BUDAPEST, Hungary — Andrea Fuentes averted a tragedy at the world swimming championships with her quick reaction. The US coach knew something was wrong when she saw artistic swimmer Anita Alvarez sink motionless to the bottom of the pool during a solo free routine on Wednesday. Fuentes, fully clothed, dove in. She swam over to … Read more

American swimmer rescued from World Championship pool after fainting

Team USA coach Andrea Fuentes (right) rescues unconscious artistic swimmer Anita Alvarez from the bottom of the pool during the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest on Wednesday. Artistic swimmer Anita Alvarez was dramatically rescued from the bottom of the pool by Team USA’s head coach after collapsing in a harrowing scene at the World Aquatics … Read more

American swimmer rescued from World Championship pool after fainting

American Anita Alvarez sinks to the bottom of the pool unconscious during a terrifying moment at the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest. Artistic swimmer Anita Alvarez was dramatically rescued from the bottom of the pool by Team USA’s head coach after collapsing in a harrowing scene at the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest. The US … Read more

Caeleb Dressel leaves the World Swimming Championships, David Popovici surprises

Two teenagers have taken the world by storm at the World Swimming Championships as mystery surrounds the sudden departure of an American star. After Caeleb Dressel, one of the veterans expected to dominate the World Swimming Championships, left the competition unexpectedly on Thursday (AEST), two teenagers, David Popovici, 17, and Summer McIntosh, 15, boarded the … Read more