2009-08-02 22:07:14 GMT Xinhua English
ROME, Aug. 2 (Xinhua) -- Hungarian Katinka Hosszu won the women's 400m individual medley gold medal in four minutes 30.31 seconds at the world swimming championships here on Sunday.
2009-08-02 22:06:14 GMT Xinhua English
ROME, Aug. 2 (Xinhua) -- The United States won the men's 4x100mmedley relay gold medal in a world record time of three minutes 27.28 seconds at the world swimming championships here on Sunday.
2009-07-28 23:18:23 GMT Xinhua English
BEIJING, July 28 (Xinhua) -- Michael Phelps' coach has announced he could withhold the swimmer from international meets until FINA bans high-tech bodysuits, according to an Associated Press report on Tuesday.
2009-07-28 23:12:46 GMT Xinhua English
ROME, July 28 (Xinhua) -- Swimming ruling body FINA confirmed on Tuesday that the high-tech swimsuits that have helped bring down a dozen world records at the world championships will be banned from next year.
2009-07-25 12:36:28 GMT Xinhua English
ROME, July 25 (Xinhua) -- Chinese duo Lin Yue and Huo Liang won the men's 10m platform synchronized diving title, the last diving gold at the 2009 Swimming World Championships.
2009-07-24 18:58:29 GMT Xinhua English
ROME, July 23 (Xinhua) -- Olympic champion Guo Jingjing and Wu Minxia of China won their fourth women's 3-meter synchronized diving world title at the world championships here on Friday.
2009-07-21 22:10:02 GMT Xinhua English
ROME, July 21 (Xinhua) -- Tom Daley became Britain's first individual world diving champion when he claimed the 10-meter platform title at the world championships here on Tuesday.
2009-07-23 12:33:06 GMT Xinhua English
ROME, July 23 (Xinhua) -- Russia's Natalia Ishchenko grabbed double title by winning the synchronized swimming solo free gold medal at the World Championships here on Thursday.
2009-07-23 08:19:07 GMT Global Times
China claimed the team free combination silver in the synchronized swimming competition at the World Championships in Rome yesterday, thanks to a performance that included pieces from Swan Lake.
2009-07-22 13:50:56 GMT Xinhua English
ROME, July 22 (Xinhua) -- Spain performed a rockin' routine to Led Zeppelin and finally claimed gold in synchronized swimming, winning the free combination at the world championships here on Wednesday.
2009-07-21 13:19:28 GMT Xinhua English
ROME, July 21 (Xinhua) -- Russians Anastasia Davydova and Svetlana Romashina won the synchronized swimming technical duet at the World Championships here on Tuesday.
2009-07-27 23:11:13 GMT Xinhua English
ROME, July 27 (Xinhua) -- Olympic women's water polo champions, the Netherlands suffered a quarterfinal loss to Russia at the world swimming championships on Monday.
2009-07-25 13:52:21 GMT Xinhua English
ROME, July 25 (Xinhua) -- Italy's Valerio Cleri made up for his 10km disappointment by winning the gold medal in the men's 25km open water event in 5hr 26min 31.6sec at the World Championships here on Saturday.
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