Tag Archives: Swimming


Sponsors dump Ryan Lochte

The 12-time Olympic medalist has lost all four major endorsement deals after his tale of his alleged robbery at gunpoint in Rio enraged local officials. Fred Katayama reports.
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Swimming records fall as Phelps collects 19th gold

Sunday sees world records tumble in the swimming pool, as Adam Peaty and then Katie Ledecky both set new world record times on the way to Olympic gold in Rio. Michel Phelps also helps Team USA to gold in Men’s 4X100 metres relay.

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Three French sports stars killed in helicopter crash

Swimming star Camille Muffat, who won a gold, silver and bronze Olympic medal at London in 2012, is among helicopter crash victims.
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