GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Olympic champion Adam Peaty displayed his untouchable dominance in breaststroke one more time at the European Championships to help Britain's swimmers win the men's 4x100-meter relay on Thursday.
Peaty gave himself a clean sweep of four gold medals from as many events.
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Britain's swimming team added two gold medals to its European Championship tally on Sunday, a day after Adam Peaty opened the account with his world-record race in the 100-meter breaststroke.
Georgia Davies won the women's 50 backstroke, and Britain dominated the men's 4x200 freestyle relay in the closing event of the day. Russia is the only other nation with three gold medals in swimming after the third day of competition.
Peaty world record corrected to 57.10 after timing error
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Add a full tenth of a second to Adam Peaty's latest world record time — and it is still a world record.
On Sunday, the British swimmer was in the unusual situation of having his best mark in the 100-meter breaststroke at the European Championships corrected to 57.10 seconds from the 57.00 time shown at Saturday's race.
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — By improving his own world record in the 100-meter breaststroke again, Olympic champion Adam Peaty is within one-hundredth of a second of completing his "Project 56."
The British swimmer won gold in 57 seconds at the European Championships on Saturday, shaving 0.13 off his previous best mark, which he swam at the Rio de Janeiro Games two years ago.
Forgetting about world record brings Peaty closer to it
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Not thinking about his world record in the 100-meter breaststroke is bringing Adam Peaty closer to breaking it again.
The Olympic champion started his quest for a ninth European long-course title on Friday by setting a championship record, bouncing back from a disappointing showing at the Commonwealth Games four months ago.
GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) — Cameron van der Burgh beat world record holder Adam Peaty to win the 50-meter backstroke gold medal Monday on the penultimate night of swimming at the Commonwealth Games.
Van der Burgh clinched his third consecutive title in the event on a night when two other South Africans also won gold.
GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) — Adam Peaty has gone full cycle, defending his Commonwealth Games title in the 100-meter breaststroke on Saturday to complete a four-year unbeaten run in the event.
Since winning at Glasgow in 2014, Peaty has won an Olympic and two world titles over the distance and is showing no signs of ending the streak.
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Matt Grevers wasn't sure what was going on. He wasn't alone.
One of swimming's newest — and certainly craziest — events was on display Wednesday at the world championships, where the United States set a pair of world records while winning the 4x100 mixed medley relay.
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Katie Ledecky breezed to her third gold medal of the world championships, backing off a bit on her most grueling night of the meet.
It was left to Lilly King, Kylie Masse and Adam Peaty to take down the swimming record book — and King to claim another impressive triumph over her Russian rival.
4 world records fall on 3rd day of swimming worlds
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Lilly King of the United States, Kylie Masse of Canada and Britain's Adam Peaty all broke swimming world records Tuesday at the world championships.
Peaty, in fact, did it twice.
Olympic gold medalist King eclipsed the 4-year-old mark in the 100-meter breaststroke, again beating Russian rival Yulia Efimova with a time of 1 minute, 4.13 seconds. The previous record of 1:04.35 was set by Lithuania's Ruta Meilutyte.
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — He's done it again.
Britain's Adam Peaty set a world record of 26.10 seconds in the preliminaries of the men's 50-meter breaststroke at the world championships on Tuesday.
Peaty, who won gold in the 100 breaststroke on Monday, shaved 0.32 of a second off the record he had previously set at the previous worlds in Kazan, Russia, two years ago.
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