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Srihari Natraj qualifies for semifinals in men's 50m backstroke

July 31, 2022 6:59 pm

The 21-year-old Indian from Bengaluru was the second fastest swimmer in his heat and eighth fastest overall.

Swimmer Anita Alvarez fainted in pool, rescued from bottom: What could have caused it?

June 24, 2022 9:06 pm

"Anita’s solo was so good, it was her best performance ever, she just pushed through her limits and she found them," said her coach Andrea Fuentes

South African woman breaks her own Guinness record for the longest swim under ice with breath held

April 25, 2022 12:00 pm

According to professional swimmer Amber Fillary, who is also an artist, her passion is water, and she expresses her love of it through sports and art

Olympic swimmer saves man drowning in lake after racing lifeguards to him

July 10, 2019 11:46 am

A man appeared to be drowning. Lifeguards climbed down from their observation tower to rush into a rescue boat. But Magnini was already ahead of them.

National-level swimmer commits suicide in Pune

June 02, 2019 1:45 am

"All primary observations point to suicide. As of now, we don't know the reason why he took the extreme step. He was a good student and a talented swimmer. No note has been found. We have launched a probe into the sequence of events leading to his death," said Senior Inspector Pratibha Joshi of Kothrud police station.

Southern winters pay dividends for Patiala swimmer, bags bronze in World School Games

April 23, 2015 2:27 am

His monthly expenditure was Rs 40,000 and his parents had to sell some shares and break some fixed deposits to pay for his fees.


June 18, 2013 4:02 am

Another year,another tournament,and another record for Viraj Prabhu

Phelps reveals his magic number for London

June 29, 2012 12:33 pm

The greatest Olympian of all time plans to swim the same eight events he contested at the last two Olympics.

Swimming sponsor drops Rice after 'anti-gay' tweet

September 07, 2010 2:28 pm

The 22-year-old made a 'faggot' remark following Australia's nail-biting win over South Africa last weekend.