Michael Phelps claims third race at Winter Championships

Michael Phelps claims third race at Winter Championships

Phelps won the 100 meter butterfly on Friday.

Michael Phelps wins 100 meter butterfly at Swim Nationals

Michael Phelps wins 100 meter butterfly at Swim Nationals

Phelps clocked 51.38 seconds to win the 100 meter butterfly.

Why Leisel Jones, Stephanie Rice are no longer friends

Why Leisel Jones, Stephanie Rice are no longer friends

It is being said that the duo was very close pals.

Swimming icon Michael Phelps aiming high for Rio Olympics

Swimming icon Michael Phelps aiming high for Rio Olympics

Phelps believes he lived in a bubble for sometime.

Swimmer Mitch Larkin says world record needed for Rio glory

Australia's dual world swimming champion Mitch Larkin believes he will need to set a new world record to win the 100-metre backstroke at next year's Rio Olympics.

Denmark to host 2017 European Short Course Swimming Championships

 Copenhagen will be the site of the European Short Course Championships in 2017. It will be second time in four years that the country will organize the annual tournament after hosting the 2013 edition at the Jyske Bank Boxen, one of the country's premier sporting venues, in Herning.

'Michael Phelps Swimming' launched in Goa

'Michael Phelps Swimming' launched in Goa

A non-competitive, global swimming programme, 'Michael Phelps Swimming', promoted by the Olympic gold medal champion, was launched in India, with the aim to promote the sport.

Banned Korean swimmer Park Tae-hwan to train in Japan

Banned Korean swimmer Park Tae-hwan to train in Japan

South Korean swimming ace Park Tae-hwan will train in Japan while he is serving a doping ban.

FINA to consider minimum age limits for world champs

FINA to consider minimum age limits for world champs

The 10-year-old Bahraini girl who competed at this month`s world championships in Russia could end up holding a record that will never be beaten if swimming officials push ahead with plans to close the loophole that allowed her to race.

Michael Phelps sends message for Rio with epic effort at US meet

Michael Phelps sends message for Rio with epic effort at US meet

Olympic swim legend Michael Phelps completed an epic effort at the US national championships Monday, having served notice he has the speed and skill to star at the 2016 Olympics.

Late nights in Rio now focus for world`s swimming elite

Late nights in Rio now focus for world`s swimming elite

The 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games will force swimming`s elite to adopt some nocturnal habits as preparations are stepped up in the coming months in the race for golds.

Michael Phelps nabs another world leading time in 200m medley

Michael Phelps nabs another world leading time in 200m medley

Michael Phelps made it three national titles in three world leading times in three days on Sunday with a sizzling 200m individual medley triumph at the US swimming championships.

Camille Lacourt wins men`s 50m backstroke world gold

Camille Lacourt wins men`s 50m backstroke world gold

France`s Camille Lacourt won the men`s 50m backstroke final at the world swimming championships on Sunday.

Michael Phelps answers Chad Le Clos with 100m butterfly victory

Michael Phelps answers Chad Le Clos with 100m butterfly victory

Michael Phelps sent a clear message to his 2016 Rio Olympic rivals after taking gold with another stunning world best time in the 100 meter butterfly at the US championships on Saturday.

Sweden`s Sjostrom claims world fly gold double

Sweden`s Sjostrom claims world fly gold double

Sweden`s Sarah Sjostrom won the women`s 50m butterfly final at the world swimming championships on Saturday to complete the double having already won the 100m title.

Chad le Clos wins men`s 100m fly world gold

Chad le Clos wins men`s 100m fly world gold

South Africa`s Chad le Clos won the men`s 100m butterfly final at the swimming world championships on Saturday.

Sun Yang faces fight for world mile crown

Sun Yang faces fight for world mile crown

China`s Sun Yang was only third in Saturday`s 1500m freestyle heats as the long-distance expert bids to complete the treble of titles at the world swimming championship. 

Ten-year-old Alzain Tareq finishes third in worlds heat

Ten-year-old Alzain Tareq finishes third in worlds heat

Tiny 10-year-old Alzain Tareq grinned from ear-to-ear on Saturday as the world championships` youngest competitor in Kazan swam her personal best to finish third in her 50m freestyle heat.

Mitchell Larkin, Campbells strike double gold for Australia in Kazan

Mitchell Larkin, Campbells strike double gold for Australia in Kazan

Australia achieved two unique doubles at Kazan`s world swimming championships on Friday as Mitchell Larkin claimed another backstroke title and the Campbell sisters took 100m freestyle gold and bronze.

Michael Phelps sets tone for Rio race with blistering 200m fly win

Michael Phelps sets tone for Rio race with blistering 200m fly win

Michael Phelps showed Friday he`s still a formidable force as the Rio Olympics approach, clocking a stunning 1min 52.94sec to win the 200m butterfly at the US swimming championships.