German swimmer Britta Steffen announced her retirement from swimming.
Six world records in the evening session at the World Swimming Championships in the Foro Italico here took the total for the meet to 35.
Germany`s Britta Steffen credited her swimsuit after smashing her own world record to win gold in the women`s 100 metres freestyle at the world championships on Friday.
In 2004 German freestyle specialist Britta Steffen arrived at the Athens Olympics full of hope and expectations, but after slipping in the stands, Steffen never came close to reaching her goals.
Day in Pics: 29th November
Showbiz World - November 29, 2014