Bengal's Swadesh Mondal stole the show, breaking two records in the 100m breaststroke and 200m individual medley, both in group I boys.
The junior meet holds extra importance as the SFI will be keeping a close eye to select probables for a 10-member team to South Africa for a training camp
On behalf of the state government, the minister lauded the efforts of the Mar Thoma Church Educational Society in setting an example for other educational institutions.
Pranav Sarvepalli, a 16-year-old junior national swimmer from Chennai, hasn’t been able to train since the end of April when Covid cases started swelling in the city.
Israel's duo of Eden Blecher and Shelly Bobritsky were fighting it out to seek qualification for the final of the women's duet technical routine event at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre.
Marathon swimming at the Tokyo Olympics is as much a test of mental endurance as it is physical conditioning over a 10-kilometer course.
Prakash, who became the first Indian ever to breach the Olympic 'A' qualification mark last month to qualify for the Tokyo Games, finished second in the second-slowest heat with a time of 53.45s.
That effort saw him finish at 27th position in the overall standings in the heats as a spot in the semifinals expectedly remained out of grasp.
Host Japan won a swimming gold, Tunisia claimed a surprising spot atop the medal podium, and the mighty Australian women set the first world record of the competition.
Maana Patel had injured her left shoulder in 2017, after having won six medals at the South Asian Games the previous year and she says that put a lot of self-doubt in her.
It has taken until 2021 for a Black swimmer to represent Zimbabwe, a country whose population is 99 per cent black, at the Olympics.
All of Poland's Olympic swimmers, except Kasia Wasick who was not yet in Tokyo, have signed an open letter calling for the entire board of the Polish Swimming Federation to resign immediately.
Ahead of the Tokyo Olympics 2020, B’luru swimmer Srihari Nataraj, goes back in time, recalling his love for the sport from an early age
Self belief, support system, shutting down non-sense helped him, says swimmer Sajan Prakash ahead of Olympics
Sajan said he's working on the turns and trying to cover more distance in one-stroke so as to cut down the timing.
The Swimming Federation of India (SFI) nominated Sajan Prakash for the prestigious Arjuna Award.