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  1. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Michael Phelps gets relay gold on international comeback

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 12:21am

    ... Associated Press The 18-time Olympic champion helps the United States win gold in the 4x200m freestyle relay at the Pan Pacific championships Michael Phelps is back on top of the podium. The 29-year-old American, swimming in his first international meet since coming out of retirement, helped the United States win the 4x200-metre relay on Friday at the Pan Pacific championships. There’s ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Katie Ledecky sets another world record while Michael Phelps finishes with gold

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 09:33pm

    ... to win every single race I swim in. But, [that] doesn’t always happen. It was a learning experience, that’s most important.” The medley relays were the last events on the programme after the open ... medal in the medley relay to cap off a Sunday night programme that kicked off with Katie Ledecky setting her second world record within 24 hours at the Pan Pacific championships. The 17-year-old ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Mission accomplished: Now Phelps aims to go to another level

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 12:25pm

    ... winning 4x200m freestyle relay team. “I knew it was my last race of the meet and the last race of the season and I wanted to finish a really good season on a good note,” she said of the 1,500m. ... medals and the two 4x100m freestyle relays. Cameron McEvoy swam the race of his life in the 100m freestyle to post the third-best time this year of 47.82 seconds ahead of US Olympic champion ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Katie Ledecky pips Missy Franklin in rare battle of teen queens

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 10:13pm by AFP

    ... relay was the main reason she set her sights on the 200m. Racing Franklin is an added benefit. "I was trying to think how many times I've got to race her, it's probably only four ... just a distance star. I was trying to think how many times I've got to race her, it's probably only four or five times Katie Ledecky on Missy Franklin Franklin, a four-time Olympic ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Michael Phelps messes it up in 100m freestyle at US championships

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 10:35pm by AFP

    ... In a finals field loaded with Olympic medallists, the 18-time champion made a mess at the 50m wall and had no chance to challenge coming home in the race won by 2012 Olympic gold medallist Nathan ... at an international event- the Pan-Pacific Championships from August 21-25 in Gold Coast, Australia. He is slated to swim the 100m butterfly today- the event he has raced the most since his return- ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Sun Yang and Park Tae-hwan set to renew fierce rivalry in the pool

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 11:08pm by APSPT

    ... and spend time with his girlfriend. Along with the three individual events, Sun is also set to take part in the 4x100m and 4x200m freestyle relays in Incheon. The rivalry gets under way tomorrow ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - SWIMMING

    Hong Kong's Geoff Cheah feels at home with Michael Phelps

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 09:04pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... about swimming in the US is you get the chance to swim against the best Geoff Cheah You cannot argue with Cheah's thinking, especially when he reveals he raced against the great Phelps, ... in the same pool with Phelps. It does your confidence a great deal of good coming up against swimmers like Phelps and Ryan Lochte who also swam in that race," Cheah said. Cheah, 23, lived all his ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Katie Ledecky smashes world record while Michael Phelps wins individual gold

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:08pm

    ... butterfly from rival teammate Ryan Lochte. Phelps, 29, who was a member of the US winning 4x200m freestyle relay Friday, shaded Lochte by 0.38sec in winning the butterfly event in 51.29 adding ... in the 200m and 800m freestyle and as part of the US 4x200m freestyle relay. “I have some long-term goals. We’re not quite there yet, but we’ll get there,” she said. Ledecky still has the 1500m ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    There's no place like Baltimore for Michael Phelps

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:35pm by APSPT

    ... and stronger, in hopes of going faster over shorter distances. No longer will he compete in the 400m individual medley, a brutal event that is four races within one. He dropped the 200 butterfly ... McLean, both with a relay gold to their names. "If I want to be the best in the world, I needed to have the best coach and the best group in the world," Agnel says. "Where else can ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Michael Phelps registers first win in pool comeback

    Posted May 17th 2014, 02:26pm by Reuters

    ... butterfly final. He also qualified for the 200m freestyle final but scratched from the race after achieving his goal in the heats – qualifying for this year’s US national championships, which double ... a place on the 4x200m relay team. “I thought technically he was pretty good,” said Bowman. “He was much better than he’s been in training so far so he’s definitely improving in that stroke ...




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