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Japan's Hagino out of worlds

Japan's Olympic bronze medalist Kosuke Hagino has been ruled out of the World Championships in Kazan, Russia after slipping on his way to training and fracturing his elbow, Kyodo News reported on Friday.
Soure:Reuters: 2015/7/4 0:58:31

Aussie Palmer out of worlds after being tested positive

Kylie Palmer has withdrawn from Australia’s team for next month’s World ­Championships in Russia’s Kazan after a ­positive drug test, Swimming Australia said on Thursday.
Soure:AFP: 2015/6/18 22:58:03

Aussie star out of worlds

Australia’s James Magnussen will miss defending his 100-meter freestyle title at this year’s world championships to have shoulder surgery, Swimming Australia said Sunday.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2015/5/24 22:43:01

Phelps finishes seventh

Michael Phelps made a less than impressive return to the 200 meters butterfly on Saturday, finishing seventh at the Charlotte Pro Swim more than 3 seconds behind winner Chase Kalisz.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2015/5/17 22:53:01

China wins all four events in London diving World Series

Chinese divers claimed all four of the day's titles at the World Series diving tournament here on Friday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/5/2 9:18:23

FINA publishes payments

The world swimming federation (FINA) on Friday published financial compensation details, becoming the first international sport body to follow the lead of the International Olympic Committee earlier this month.
Soure:Reuters: 2015/4/17 23:43:01

Sun Yang aim to defend worlds titles in Kazan

China's star swimmer Sun Yang has vowed to defend his titles at the swimming world championships in July in Kazan, Russia.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/4/17 15:41:48

Ning dominates swimming 100m free in China's national

China's 21-year-old Ning Zetao, who won four gold medals at the Incheon Asian Games last year, dominated the men's 100-meter freestyle heat with 49.60 seconds.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/4/12 13:54:07

Sun Yang clocks world fastest 200m free at national championships

Olympic and world champion Sun Yang dominated the men's 200m free final with a world top time so far this year at the National Swimming Championships on Saturday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/4/12 9:26:21

Heading to Kazan

China’s Ye Shiwen competes for Team Zhejiang during the women’s 200 meters individual medley at the Chinese National Swimming Championships on Friday in Baoji, Northwest China’s Shaanxi Province.
Soure:CFP: 2015/4/10 23:53:01

Chinese national swimming championships results

Following are the results of the 2015 Chinese National Swimming Championships here on Friday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/4/10 21:40:59

Tearful Park apologizes for failed doping test

South Korea's Olympic swimming champion Park Tae-hwan choked back the tears on Friday as he apologized for a failed doping test that led to an 18-month ban from the sport and said he wished he could turn back time and do things differently.
Soure:Reuters: 2015/3/27 23:33:01

Results of Diving World Series Beijing

Following are the results of FINA Diving World Series Beijing here on Friday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/3/13 21:28:49

Budapest to host 2017 World Aquatics Championships

Budapest will be hosting the 2017 Aquatics World Championships, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban told a news conference on Wednesday, after signing the agreement with FINA (International Swimming Federation) Executive Director Cornel Marculescu.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/3/12 11:36:25

Superstar could be reinstated

Michael Phelps may be handed a chance to compete at this year’s world championships in Russia once he completes his suspension for a drink driving conviction, a USA Swimming official said Tuesday.
Soure:Reuters-Global Times: 2015/3/4 23:03:01

Doctor charged in South Korea swim star Park doping case

South Korean prosecutors announced charges on Friday against a doctor for giving Olympic swim star Park Tae-hwan an injection without disclosing it contained the banned steroid testosterone.
Soure:AFP: 2015/2/6 23:33:01

Ye Shiwen spearheads China in four-nation swim meet

China is looking for a flying start in 2015 as the BHP Billiton Aquatic Super Series opens in the western Australian city of Perth on Friday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/1/30 11:37:26

South Korea's sports officials meet over Park's impending doping hearing

South Korea's Yonhap news agency said on Friday that a team of South Korean sports officials met on Friday to discuss preparations for an upcoming doping hearing for Park Tae-hwan, who tested positive for testosterone.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/1/30 11:04:15