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.

Swimming World Championships: Ryan Lochte writes history as Katie Ledecky wins fourth gold

Swimming World Championships: Ryan Lochte writes history as Katie Ledecky wins fourth gold

Ryan Lochte wrote himself into the history books on Thursday while Katie Ledecky won her fourth gold at the world swimming championships to cap a great night for the United States.

 

Ryan Lochte wins fourth straight 200m IM world gold

Ryan Lochte wins fourth straight 200m IM world gold

Ryan Lochte of the United States made history by winning his fourth straight 200m individual medley gold at the world swimming championships on Thursday.

World Championships: Ryan Lochte dominates medley heats after freestyle flop

World Championships: Ryan Lochte dominates medley heats after freestyle flop

Ryan Lochte of the United States was back to his best when he started the defence of his men`s 200 metres individual medley title in commanding fashion on day four of the world championships on Wednesday.

James Guy eclipses Sun Yang to win 200m freestyle

James Guy eclipses Sun Yang to win 200m freestyle

Britain’s James Guy held off a host of Olympic champions to win his first world title, the men’s 200m freestyle, at the world championships on Tuesday.

Ryan Lochte out to bounce back from `worst year`

Ryan Lochte out to bounce back from `worst year`

US swim star Ryan Lochte is looking to bounce back from what he describes as his `worst year` in 2014 when the world swimming championships begin on Sunday.

Swimming stars battle for world titles with eyes on Rio Olympics

Swimming stars battle for world titles with eyes on Rio Olympics

With one eye on Rio de Janeiro, swimming`s stars begin the battle on Sunday for world championship medals in Kazan to prove their form heading into the 2016 Olympics.

Five potentially mouthwatering races at World Swimming Championships

Five potentially mouthwatering races at World Swimming Championships

Ahead of the world swimming championships in Kazan, Russia, from August 2-9, here are five races to look out for in the pool at the Kazan Arena Stadium:

US with plenty to prove in World Championships pool

US with plenty to prove in World Championships pool

Vulnerable, or perfectly primed to destroy the opposition -- that`s the tantalizing question surrounding the US team headed to Russia for the 2015 swimming World Championships.

Stars battle for world titles in Kazan`s pool duel

Stars battle for world titles in Kazan`s pool duel

With one eye on Rio de Janeiro, swimming`s stars begin the battle on Sunday for world championship medals in Kazan to prove their form heading into the 2016 Olympic Games.

''Dead in water'' US swimming team expects slow start in Kazan

''Dead in water'' US swimming team expects slow start in Kazan

USA Swimming was rubbing its hands with glee when it announced a squad packed full of gold medal winners and record breakers for the 2015 world championships, but that was a year ago and the team that lands in Kazan may need time to fire on all cylinders.

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.

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.

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.

Michael Phelps wins on return, could get world champs invite

Michael Phelps wins on return, could get world champs invite

Olympic legend Michael Phelps beat his longtime rival Ryan Lochte in his return from a six month ban and found out he could get a special invitation to the world championships.

Michael Phelps enters five events in return from suspension

Michael Phelps enters five events in return from suspension

Michael Phelps is entered in five events at this week`s Arena Pro Swim Series in Mesa, Arizona, which will be his first meet since serving a six-month ban following a drunk-driving conviction.

Michael Phelps to compete next week in Arizona as ban ends

Michael Phelps to compete next week in Arizona as ban ends

Michael Phelps will return to competition next week in Arizona after serving a six-month suspension following a drunken-driving conviction, USA Swimming said on Tuesday.

Ryan Lochte wins 200m medley at Orlando meet

Ryan Lochte wins 200m medley at Orlando meet

Ryan Lochte shook off any lingering jet lag to win the 200m individual medley on Saturday as USA Swimming`s Pro Series meet at Orlando concluded.

FINA World Swimming Championships: Swimmers vie to podium finishes in Doha

FINA World Swimming Championships: Swimmers vie to podium finishes in Doha

Top notch swimmers from across the world are vying for podium finishes at the 12th FINA World Swimming Championships that got underway at the state-of-the-art Hamad Aquatic Centre, here on Wednesday.