Championships

Connor Jaeger of the United States competes in a Men's 800m freestyle heat at the FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona.

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Connor Jaeger of the US competes in a Men’s 800m freestyle heat at the FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona, Spain.

A member of the Italy team is thrown up in the air during a synchronized swimming training session ahead of the FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, July 18, 2013.

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A member of the Italy team is thrown up in the air during a synchronized swimming training session ahead of the FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona, Spain on Thursday.

Patrick Hausding, right, and Sascha Klein from Germany perform during a 10-meter platform diving training session at the FINA World Championships in Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday, July 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

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Patrick Hausding, right, and Sascha Klein from Germany during a 10-metre platform diving training session at the FINA World Championships in Barcelona, Spain, on Tuesday Read more

Liam Tancock takes part in the Mens Open 100m Backstroke

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Liam Tancock takes part in the men’s open 100m backstroke on the first day of the British Gas Swimming Championships at Ponds Forge sports centre, Sheffield.