swimming

World body suspends Mexican federation

REUTERS – Swimming’s world governing body FINA announced it had ‘temporarily suspended’ the Mexican federation…

Katie Ledecky

Ledecky improves own 800m free world record

REUTERS – Olympic champion Katie Ledecky broke her own world record in the women’s 800…

Phelps challenges former sponsor Speedo with new brand

By Liana B. Baker NEW YORK (Reuters) – For the first time in his career,…

Australia sign head coach Verhaeren until Tokyo Olympics

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian swimming received some certainty for the next Olympic cycle with the…

Factbox: Sports Illustrated’s ‘Sportsperson of the Year’ winners

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Following is a list of winners of the Sportsperson of the…

Michael Phelps

Phelps wins 200m medley in Minneapolis

REUTERS – Michael Phelps posted a comfortable victory in the 200 metres individual medley on…

Pistorius on parole having been jailed for killing girlfriend

By TJ Strydom PRETORIA (Reuters) – Oscar Pistorius, South Africa’s “Blade Runner”, was released on…

Singapore swimming world cup cancelled due to haze

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The Singapore Swimming Association considered legal action on Saturday after thick smog…

Qatar, China and Japan in the running to host World Championships

By Julian Linden SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Only three cities, all in Asia, remain in the…