WADA decides against China swimming star appeal
WADA decides against China swimming star appeal

The World Anti-Doping agency said Wednesday that it will not appeal against a three month ban imposed against China`s controversial double Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang but will warn China over the case.

China star Sun Yang was `let down`: Former coach
China star Sun Yang was `let down`: Former coach

Chinese swimming star Sun Yang`s Australian coach said he felt sorry for the double Olympic champion after it emerged he had served a doping ban, telling media Thursday the athlete was "let down".

Grant Hackett comeback gathers steam
Grant Hackett comeback gathers steam

Olympic swimming great Grant Hackett is back in full-time training and could compete in Australia`s national championships in April as he pursues his comeback following a troubled spell in retirement.

Chad Le Clos wins 200m butterfly to claim fourth gold
Chad Le Clos wins 200m butterfly to claim fourth gold

Chad Le Clos took his fourth gold medal in Doha on Sunday and became the first male swimmer to win all three butterfly distances in a single world short-course swimming championships.

Etiene Medeiros sets new world 50m backstroke record
Etiene Medeiros sets new world 50m backstroke record

Etiene Medeiros set a new world record of 25.67sec on her way to gold in the women`s 50m backstroke at the World Short-Course Swimming Championships in Doha.

Peerless Dutch women break fourth world record
Peerless Dutch women break fourth world record

The Netherlands set a new world record of 1min 34.24secs in the women`s 4x50m freestyle relay en route to victory in the opening final of the concluding session at the World Short-Course Swimming Championships in Doha.

Peerless Dutch women break another world record in swimming
Peerless Dutch women break another world record in swimming

 The Netherlands women`s 4x50m freestyle relay squad set a new world record of 1minute 35.74seconds in the heats at the World Short-Course Swimming Championships in Doha on Sunday.

Katinka Hosszu wins fourth gold, sets world record
Katinka Hosszu wins fourth gold, sets world record

Hungary`s Katinka Hosszu won her fourth gold medal of the event, and broke the world record, in the 200 metres individual medley at the world short-course swimming championships in Doha on Saturday.

Australia's Grant Hackett confirms comeback aged 34
Australia's Grant Hackett confirms comeback aged 34

Australian swimming great Grant Hackett has confirmed his comeback to the pool after six years and has entered next April`s national trials, local media reported.

Aussie swimming coach slams late night Olympic finals
Aussie swimming coach slams late night Olympic finals

Australian head coach Jacco Verhaeren has described the apparent decision to stage the swimming finals at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro at 10pm as showing "a lack of respect".

Nathan Adrian, Katie​ Ledecky nab more US short-course gold
Nathan Adrian, Katie​ Ledecky nab more US short-course gold

Olympic 100m freestyle gold medallist Nathan Adrian won the 200-yard freestyle Friday at the USA Swimming`s Winter Nationals.

Katinka Hosszu sets two world records on same night
Katinka Hosszu sets two world records on same night

Katinka Hosszu claimed her second world record of the night as she won gold in the 100m individual medley at the World Short-Course Swimming Championships in Doha on Friday.

Record breaking Katinka Hosszu takes 200m backstroke
Record breaking Katinka Hosszu takes 200m backstroke

Katinka Hosszu set her second world record in the space of 24 hours as she claimed the 200m backstroke title in 1 min 59.23sec at the World Short-Course Swimming Championships in Doha on Friday.

World Short-Course Swimming: More records tumble as Denmark claim relay gold
World Short-Course Swimming: More records tumble as Denmark claim relay gold

Denmark set a new world record in the women`s 4x50m medley relay as they claimed the gold medal at the World Short-Course Swimming Championships in Doha on Friday.

Chad le Clos sets 100m butterlfy short-course world record
Chad le Clos sets 100m butterlfy short-course world record

South Africa`s Chad le Clos set a new world record of 48.44sec in the 100m butterfly at the World Short-Course Swimming Championships in Doha on Thursday.

Katinka Hosszu sets new 100m backstroke short-course world record
Katinka Hosszu sets new 100m backstroke short-course world record

Katinka Hosszu set a new world record in the 100m backstroke at the World Short-Course Swimming Championships in Doha on Thursday.

Australia to conduct sexual misconduct review
Australia to conduct sexual misconduct review

Swimming Australia said Thursday it will conduct a full review of allegations of sexual misconduct between coaches, officials and swimmers going back over previous decades.

Russia set new swimming world short-course 4x50m relay record
Russia set new swimming world short-course 4x50m relay record

 Russia set a new world record in the men`s 4x50m medley relay in the first event of the second day of the World Short-Course Swimming Championships in Doha.

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.

Australia bars China's Sun Yang after doping ban: Report
Australia bars China's Sun Yang after doping ban: Report

 

Sydney: Chinese swimming sensation Sun Yang has been barred from training in Australia and his coach plans to sever ties with the Olympic champion after he was banned for doping, it was reported Wednesday.