ARTICLES RELATING TO SWIMMING

Cseh fires warning to Le Clos, Phelps

2016-05-20 18:53

Laszlo Cseh sent a shot across the bows of Michael Phelps and Chad Le Clos with a stunning win in the 200m butterfly at the European Championships.

Park still hopeful of competing in Rio

2016-05-17 13:49

Disgraced South Korean swim star Park Tae-Hwan says he is still hopeful of competing in the Rio Olympics.

Lochte cruises home in Charlotte meet

2016-05-14 07:00

Olympic champion Ryan Lochte cruised to victory in the 400-meter individual medley on Friday at the Arena Pro Swim Series.

'Thin models' Germany miss Rio relay chance

2016-05-09 16:30

Germany will not have a women's 4x100m freestyle team in Rio with the national coach complaining their quartet look like 'thin models'.

Phelps and fiancee welcome baby boy

2016-05-08 20:32

Olympic swimming superstar Michael Phelps is a proud father of a baby boy, announcing the birth of son Boomer via Instagram.

Park begs for chance to compete in Rio

2016-05-02 11:30

Swim star Park Tae-Hwan literally got down on his hands and knees and begged the Korean Olympic Committee to let him compete in the Rio Games.

Pellegrini to fly flag for Italy in Rio

2016-04-27 14:05

Swim star Federica Pellegrini, the golden girl of Italian sport, will carry her country's flag at the Rio Olympics in August.

Park makes winning return from drugs ban

2016-04-25 14:01

Disgraced South Korean swim star Park Tae-Hwan has made a winning return to competition after serving an 18-month drug ban.

Hackett still 'perfect' mentor - Jones

2016-04-19 10:20

Olympic gold medallist Grant Hackett can still be a good mentor to Australia's swimmers, former breaststroke queen Leisel Jones has said.

Hackett makes splash in mid-air drama

2016-04-18 10:03

Australian swimming great Grant Hackett may have been drinking prior to an alleged mid-air "nipple" squeeze on a fellow passenger.

 

Park pushes case for Rio spot

2016-05-18 10:40

Disgraced swim star Park Tae-Hwan laid out his case for being allowed to compete in the Rio Olympics despite an extended ban for doping.

Lochte takes 200 IM crown in Charlotte

2016-05-16 07:51

World record-holder and triple Olympic medalist Ryan Lochte has won the 200m individual medley title in North Carolina.

SASCOC: You can't manufacture swimmers

2016-05-10 11:59

South Africa, for only the second time since 1992, will have no female swimmers at the Olympic Games.

Hagino targets 'hero' Phelps in Rio

2016-05-09 10:22

Japan swim sensation Kosuke Hagino insists there will be no excuses if he fails to beat boyhood idol Michael Phelps at the Rio Olympics.

Phelps skips Olympic prep meet

2016-05-05 14:30

US swimming star Michael Phelps has withdrawn from a meeting in Atlanta he had been planning to use as part of his preparations for the Olympics.

'So sorry' Hackett to quit booze

2016-04-29 14:20

Australian swimming great Grant Hackett says he plans to quit drinking after a highly publicised meltdown on a plane.

Syrian swimmer to carry Olympic flame

2016-04-25 20:17

In 2004, Ibrahim Al-Hussein was glued to his TV set for the 2004 Athens Olympics. Now he will carry the Olympic flame as it passes through Greece.

Brown’s Olympic dream becomes a reality

2016-04-20 20:00

After missing out on the London Olympics, the elation of qualifying for Rio de Janeiro has outweighed the disappointment for Myles Brown.

Hackett sorry for mid-air nipple tweak

2016-04-18 13:10

Australia's Grant Hackett has apologised for his "poor behaviour" after he was accused of drunkenly squeezing a fellow airline passenger's nipple.

Le Clos focuses on Phelps

2016-04-17 14:00

SA's Olympic swimming champion Chad le Clos remains undecided on the intensity of his Rio de Janeiro Games schedule.

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