• Swimming: Exhausted Sun opts out of 1500 freestyle race
    Reuters40 minutes ago

    Swimming: Exhausted Sun opts out of 1500 freestyle race

    By Rod Gilmour BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Sun Yang of China was a notable absentee at the world championships on Saturday after he failed to start his men's 1500 meters freestyle heat at the Duna Arena. Although the 25-year-old trained in the pool on Saturday morning and is expected to compete in the

  • Swimming: Magnussen questions Australia's relay tactics
    Reuters4 hours ago

    Swimming: Magnussen questions Australia's relay tactics

    Former 100 meters freestyle world champion James Magnussen has questioned Australia's tactics in the relays at the world championships and last year's Olympics, suggesting the fastest swimmer should always lead off. A strong Australia squad has yet to claim a swimming gold medal at the Budapest

  • Column: What's in a name? A lot for synchronized swimming
    The Associated Press

    Column: What's in a name? A lot for synchronized swimming

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- OK, folks, there's a dark cloud hanging over sports, a pressing issue that can't go unchallenged.

  • Column: What's in a name? A lot for synchronized swimming
    The Associated Press

    Column: What's in a name? A lot for synchronized swimming

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- OK, folks, there's a dark cloud hanging over sports, a pressing issue that can't go unchallenged.