Sports Court Postpones Sun Yang Hearing Till October
Agence France-Presse

Sports Court Postpones Sun Yang Hearing Till October

Triple Olympic champion Sun Yang was accused of smashing a blood vial with a hammer during an out-of-competition doping test last year.

Chinese Media Slam Australian "Hypocrisy" Over Doping Case
Agence France-Presse

Chinese Media Slam Australian "Hypocrisy" Over Doping Case

After Australian swimmer Shayna Jack failed a drugs test, Chinese media accused the team of "utter hypocrisy" following anti-doping protests targeting China's Sun Yang.

Hungarian Swimmer "Sorry" For Touching Nightclub Dancer
Agence France-Presse

Hungarian Swimmer "Sorry" For Touching Nightclub Dancer

Tamas Kenderesi, Olympic bronze medallist, has been banned from leaving the country while police investigate the incident at a bar in Gwangju, around 330 kilometres south of Seoul.

Michael Phelps Hails "Incredible" Kristof Milak After Losing World Record
Agence France-Presse

Michael Phelps Hails "Incredible" Kristof Milak After Losing World Record

Michael Phelps, however, admitted that his astonishment was tinged with sadness at losing a world record which had stood since 2009.

Adam Peaty Completes World Treble In Men
Agence France-Presse

Adam Peaty Completes World Treble In Men's 100m Breaststroke

Britain's Adam Peaty became the first male swimmer to capture three 100 metres breaststroke world titles.

Peerless Adam Peaty Crushes 100m Breaststroke World Record
Agence France-Presse

Peerless Adam Peaty Crushes 100m Breaststroke World Record

Adam Peaty clocked 56.88 seconds in semis, becoming the first swimmer to break 57 seconds and eclipsing his previous mark by just over two tenths.

World Swimming Championships: Sun Yang Blazes To Record Fourth 400m Freestyle World Crown
Agence France-Presse

World Swimming Championships: Sun Yang Blazes To Record Fourth 400m Freestyle World Crown

Sun Yang, facing fresh allegations of violating doping protocols coming into the eight-day meet, slapped the water and roared in delight.

Chinese Swimmer Sun Yang
Agence France-Presse

Chinese Swimmer Sun Yang 'Smashed Blood Sample': Reports

World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) have appealed the findings of the FINA doping panel's report, dated January 3, that decided Sun Yang did not commit a doping violation.

Swimmer Srihari Nataraj Makes Splash At Khelo India Youth Games; Now Eyes World Championships
Press Trust of India

Swimmer Srihari Nataraj Makes Splash At Khelo India Youth Games; Now Eyes World Championships

At last year's Khelo India School Games, Srihari Nataraj had won six gold medals.

Para-Swimmer Prasanta Karmakar Suspended For Shooting Video Of Female Swimmers

Para-Swimmer Prasanta Karmakar Suspended For Shooting Video Of Female Swimmers

Prasanta Karmakar was suspended after the incident in Jaipur in 2017.

India
Indo-Asian News Service

India's Rohan More Completes Ocean's Seven Marathon, Sets Swimming Record

Rohan More became the ninth person in the world to complete the Ocean's Seven marathon.

Michael Phelps Opens Up About Battling Anxiety, Depression

Michael Phelps Opens Up About Battling Anxiety, Depression

Speaking at a mental health conference in Chicago on Tuesday, the 23-time Olympic gold medal winner talked openly about his long battle with crippling depression and is encouraging others to get help like he did.

Des Bieler, The Washington Post

'Not My Fault' If Viewers Thought I Would Be Racing A Real Shark: Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps pointed out that he had made it clear beforehand that he would not be in the water at the same time as the shark.

Michael Phelps Didn
Emily Yahr, The Washington Post

Michael Phelps Didn't Actually Race A Real Shark On TV, And Viewers Aren't Happy

The computer simulated great white shark swam 100 meters in 36.1 seconds. Michael Phelps, fitted in a special wet suit and monofin that bound his feet together, took 38.1 seconds to swim the same distance. So close - but no dice.

Michael Phelps Vs. A shark: The Bizarre History Of Humans Racing Animals
Michael S. Rosenwald, The Washington Post

Michael Phelps Vs. A shark: The Bizarre History Of Humans Racing Animals

Phelps, the winner of 23 Olympic gold medals in swimming, is racing a shark Sunday night during the Discovery Channel's annual Shark Week

Michael Phelps to Race a Great White During
Des Bieler, The Washington Post

Michael Phelps to Race a Great White During 'Shark Week'

It's not clear exactly how Phelps, who turns 32 later this month, will be racing the great white. For instance, will it be a freestyle race, or maybe butterfly stroke? In any event, here's hoping there's more separating Phelps from his foe than just some floating lane markers.

Paralympic Swimmer Binod Singh Found Dead
Press Trust of India

Paralympic Swimmer Binod Singh Found Dead

Bhagalpur district SSP Manoj Kumar said the body of Paralympian Binod Singh was found in an orchard in Lacho village

Retired Michael Phelps Removes Name From Drug Testing System
Associated Press

Retired Michael Phelps Removes Name From Drug Testing System

Michael Phelps has won a total of 28 medals at the Olympic Games which also includes 23 golds.

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