Articles about Swimming

Swimmer Dean beats COVID-19 twice to win gold at Olympics

27 Jul 2021

Swimmer Dean beats COVID-19 twice to win gold at Olympics

Britain's Tom Dean contracted COVID-19 not once but twice in the run-up to the Olympics, leaving him doubting he'd make it to the national trials, let alone Tokyo.

Maana Patel gets Olympics confirmation through 'Universality quota'

02 Jul 2021

Maana Patel gets Olympics confirmation through 'Universality quota'

Indian swimmer Maana Patel's participation in the Tokyo Olympics has been confirmed through the "Universality quota," the Swimming Federation of India (SFI) said.

Srihari Nataraj qualifies for Tokyo Olympics after FINA approves QT

30 Jun 2021

Srihari Nataraj qualifies for Tokyo Olympics after FINA approves QT

Indian swimmer Srihari Nataraj officially booked himself a Tokyo Olympics berth on Wednesday after FINA, sports world governing body, approved his "A" standard qualification time in men's 100m backstroke time trial at the Sette Colli Trophy in Rome.

Srihari Nataraj breaches Olympic 'A' cut, awaits FINA's confirmation

28 Jun 2021

Srihari Nataraj breaches Olympic 'A' cut, awaits FINA's confirmation

Ace Indian swimmer Srihari Nataraj on Sunday breached the A standard time for the Tokyo Games by clocking 53.77s in the men's 100m backstroke at the Sette Colli Trophy but his participation in the Olympics will be confirmed only if FINA approves the timing.

How to keep your dog safe while swimming

26 Oct 2019

How to keep your dog safe while swimming

Dogs love to swim around and have a chill time in cool water, especially when it's summertime.

Ranking the top career-defining moments of Michael Phelps

16 Oct 2019

Ranking the top career-defining moments of Michael Phelps

When it comes to the sport of swimming, USA's Michael Phelps is the first name that comes to one's mind, owing to his rich history in the Olympics.

Goa swimming coach arrested for raping teen training under him

07 Sep 2019

Goa swimming coach arrested for raping teen training under him

On Friday, Goa Police arrested swimming coach Surajit Ganguly in New Delhi for raping a 15-year-old girl training under him.

Korean nightclub collapse: World Aquatics Championships swimmers injured

27 Jul 2019

Korean nightclub collapse: World Aquatics Championships swimmers injured

In a ghastly incident that took place in a South Korean nightclub, eight athletes taking part in World Aquatics Championships have gotten injured.

Saving a life more important than a gold medal: Phelps

18 Aug 2018

Saving a life more important than a gold medal: Phelps

Renowned Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has opened up again about his ongoing battle with depression, hoping he can help others who struggle with the disease.

Ryan Lochte, Olympic gold medalist, suspended by USADA

24 Jul 2018

Ryan Lochte, Olympic gold medalist, suspended by USADA

Ryan Lochte, the 6-time Olympic gold medalist has been suspended by the United States Anti-Doping Agency for 14 months.