Efimova wins gold in women`s 50m breaststroke

Yuliya Efimova ended her personal battle with Lithuania`s Ruta Meiliutyte when she took the gold medal in the women`s 50 metres breaststroke in the world championships held here.

Yuliya Efimova sets world record in 50 breaststroke

Russia`s Yuliya Efimova followed up Friday`s world championship gold medal in the women`s 200 metres breaststroke by setting a world record in the 50 metres version of the event in her heat on Saturday.