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Tokyo Olympics: Brazil's Ana Marcela Cunha Wins Women's Marathon Swimming

Aug 04, 2021 Agencies

Cunha won her first medal in her third Olympics. She was 10th five years ago in Rio de Janeiro and fifth in the 2008 Beijing Games.

Tokyo 2020: Emma McKeon Becomes First Female Swimmer To Win Seven Medals At Single Games

Aug 01, 2021 Agencies

McKeon leaves Tokyo with four golds and three bronze, tying the record for most medals won by a woman at a single games set by Soviet gymnast Maria Gorokhovskaya in 1952 in Helsinki


Tokyo Olympics: India's Challenge Ends in Swimming As Sajan Prakash Fails To Qualify For 100m Butterfly Semis

Prakash, 27, finished 46th among 55 swimmers as the top-16 progressed to the semifinals

Tokyo Olympics: Caeleb Dressel Lives Up To The Hype

Jul 29, 2021 Agencies

Dressel claimed the first individual Olympic gold medal of his career with two furious laps of the pool Thursday morning


Tokyo Olympics: British Swimmers Make Relay History, USA Doesn't Even Win Medal

Tom Dean, Duncan Scott swam the anchor leg, while James Guy and Matthew Richards, 18, took the middle legs for Britain

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28 July, 2021

Swimming Great Katie Ledecky Finally Wins Gold At Tokyo Olympics

Agencies

The American star bounced back from the worst finish of her brilliant Olympic career to take the first-ever gold medal in the women's 1,500-meter freestyle Wednesday


26 July, 2021

Tokyo 2020: British Swimmer Adam Peaty Repeats As Breaststroke Olympic Champ

Agencies

Peaty was the world-record holder and the first man to break both 58 and 57 seconds in his signature event, 100-meter breaststroke


25 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: American Swimmers Off To Flying Start Without Michael Phelps

Associated Press (AP)

USA earned six of 12 medals Sunday on the first morning of finals, showing no signs of slipping even without the most decorated athlete in Olympic history


25 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Australia Women Continue 4x100 Freestyle Dominance With World Record Timings

Associated Press (AP)

Australia claimed a third straight gold in the women's 4x100-metre freestyle relay in world-record time


21 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Brutal! Six Poland Swimmers Sent Home From Japan

Agencies

An administrative mistake meant that Poland had infringed Olympic rules by overfilling their roster of permitted athletes


15 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Simona Quadarella Is Among Katie Ledecky's Few Challengers

Agencies

Looking back to the 2019 world championships, when Ledecky withdrew from the 1,500 final due to illness and Quadarella swam to gold, it’s hard to argue with Quadarella’s strategy — or lack thereof


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15 July, 2021

Tokyo 2020: FINA Suspends 2 Russian Swimmers Set To Compete In Olympics

Associated Press (AP)

Swimmers Alexandr Kudashev and Veronika Popova Andrusenko were suspended based on evidence supplied by the World Anti-Doping Agency


12 July, 2021

Cheating In Swimming: CAS Rules In Favour Of Likith Selvaraj, Rejects Uzbek Appeal; FINA Applauds Indian Swimmer

PTI

In a video uploaded on YouTube in April, Selvaraj had alleged that the timings were 'manipulated' to ensure Tokyo Olympics qualification of Uzbek swimmers


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Fishermen fishing from Kumari dam as it overflowing following heavy rain in Kanyakumari district.

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Union External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is greeted by the officials on his arrival in Israel.

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Commuters wade through amid heavy rain in Gurugram.

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People play instruments during Kullu Dussehra, in Kullu.

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BJP Yuva Morcha workers protest against the alleged attack on the ISKCON temple at Bangladesh, in front of Vivekananda House in Kolkata.

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