Helsinki Olympics swimmer Adi Bharucha passes away

Adi Bharucha, a man who devoted almost his entire life to swimming and took part in the 1952 Helsinki Olympic Games, died here on Friday.

Michael Phelps wins again at Santa Clara Pro Swim
Michael Phelps wins again at Santa Clara Pro Swim

Olympic great Michael Phelps won the 200m individual medley at the Santa Clara Pro Swim on Sunday for his second victory in as many nights.

Michael Phelps wins 200m fly at Santa Clara
Michael Phelps wins 200m fly at Santa Clara

Olympic superstar Michael Phelps, who admitted this week he`s fed up with losing in a comeback aimed at the 2016 Olympics, won the 200m butterfly on Saturday at the Santa Clara Pro Swim.

Michael Phelps, Missy Franklin finish third at Santa Clara
Michael Phelps, Missy Franklin finish third at Santa Clara

Olympic legend Michael Phelps and 2012 London Olympic star Missy Franklin each finished third Friday in the 200-meter freestyle in their opening events at a US Pro Swim Series meet.

FINA had cleared Olympic relay champion Kylie Palmer of doping
FINA had cleared Olympic relay champion Kylie Palmer of doping

Former Olympic relay champion Kylie Palmer had been cleared of a doping violation by FINA in 2013 but the World Anti-Doping Agency appealed the decision leading to her current suspension, swimming`s world governing body has said.

Olympic relay champion Kylie Palmer fails doping test
Olympic relay champion Kylie Palmer fails doping test

Former Olympic relay champion Kylie Palmer has pulled out of the Australia team for next month`s swimming world championships in Russia after being informed she had failed a dope test at the 2013 edition of the event.

SEA Games: Singapore's Joseph Schooling schools the pool
SEA Games: Singapore's Joseph Schooling schools the pool

It`s not often a swimmer from Southeast Asia makes waves on the world stage, but Singapore`s Joseph Schooling looks poised to do just that.

SEA Games: Olympic hope Joseph Schooling makes early mark
SEA Games: Olympic hope Joseph Schooling makes early mark

 Singapore`s great Olympic swimming hope Joseph Schooling got off to a fast start in his quest for nine SEA Games gold medals as he made his much-anticipated entrance on Sunday. 

SEA Games: Record-breaking teen wins two golds, seeks 11
SEA Games: Record-breaking teen wins two golds, seeks 11

Vietnam teenager Nguyen Thi Anh Vien won two SEA Games golds in record-breaking time on Saturday and then said she hoped to repeat the feat a staggering nine more times.

Joseph Schooling sets his sights high at SEA Games

As one of Singapore`s most successful and popular swimmers, Joseph Schooling knows the next two weeks of his life will be akin to living in a fish bowl.

James Magnussen seeks second opinion after rest advised
James Magnussen seeks second opinion after rest advised

James Magnussen is to seek a second opinion after being advised to rest his injured shoulder less than three months before he defends his 100 metre freestyle title at the world swimming championships, the Australian reported on Wednesday.

More frustration for Michael Phelps in Charlotte
More frustration for Michael Phelps in Charlotte

Michael Phelps had set his sights on testing himself against Ryan Lochte on the final day of competition at the Arena Pro Swim Series in Charlotte, North Carolina on Sunday.

In the end he was not even fast enough to make the same finals as his rival.

Ryan Lochte impresses in 200m medley win
Ryan Lochte impresses in 200m medley win

Ryan Lochte seized the spotlight at the Charlotte Pro Swim Sunday with an impressive win in the 200m individual medley.

Lochte posted the third-fastest time in the world this year, clocking 1min 57.20sec for his first win of the meeting.

Michael Phelps relegated to seventh in 200m fly return
Michael Phelps relegated to seventh in 200m fly return

Michael Phelps made a less than impressive return to the 200m butterfly on Saturday, finishing seventh at the Charlotte Pro Swim more than three seconds behind winner Chase Kalisz.

Double disappointment for sluggish Michael Phelps
Double disappointment for sluggish Michael Phelps

Olympic legend Michael Phelps failed to make the 200-meter freestyle final and had to settle for third in the 100m butterfly at a Pro Swim Series meet on Friday.

Friis wins 1,500m free at Charlotte Pro Swim

Denmark`s Lotte Friis notched the second-fastest time in the world this year to win the women`s 1,500m freestyle on Thursday at the Charlotte Pro Swim meeting.

Olympic champion swimmer Sun Yang's doctor handed new ban
Olympic champion swimmer Sun Yang's doctor handed new ban

The International Swimming Federation (FINA) on Saturday imposed a new ban on Ba Zhen, Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang's doctor, for breaking rules during his suspension.

New ban on Olympic champ Sun Yang`s doctor
New ban on Olympic champ Sun Yang`s doctor

China`s swimming authorities have imposed a new ban on the doctor of national hero Sun Yang for helping the double Olympic champion when he was suspended, the world body announced Friday.

Michael Phelps to follow coach Bob Bowman to Arizona
Michael Phelps to follow coach Bob Bowman to Arizona

Olympic legend Michael Phelps says he will stick with his long-term coach Bob Bowman, who last week was named Arizona State University`s (ASU) swimming coach.

Michael Phelps caps comeback meet with storming 100m freestyle win
Michael Phelps caps comeback meet with storming 100m freestyle win

Olympic superstar Michael Phelps`s legendary racing instincts kicked in Saturday as he capped his latest comeback meet with a storming 100m freestyle win.