FINA Aquatics World Championships

Katinka Hosszu of Hungary reacts after winning the women's 200m individual medley final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in the Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary, Monday, July 24, 2017. (Tibor Illyes/MTI via AP)
July 24, 2017 - 2:00 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — With Katie Ledecky getting the night off, Hungary's Iron Lady seized the moment Monday at the world championships. Katinka Hosszu lived up to her country's enormous expectations with an electrifying victory in the 200-meter individual medley, spurred on by a flag-waving,...
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Sweden's gold medal winner Sarah Sjostrom, front, Australia's Emma McKeon and Japan's Runa Imai, top, compete in the women's 100-meter butterfly final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Monday, July 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
July 24, 2017 - 12:14 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — With Katie Ledecky taking the night off, Adam Peaty and Sarah Sjostrom shared the spotlight Monday at the world championships. Peaty romped to victory in the 100-meter breaststroke, while Sjostrom just missed breaking her own world record in the 100 butterfly. Now sporting...
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United States' Mallory Comerford, Kelsi Worrell, Katie Ledecky, and Simone Manuel, from left, attend the ceremony after winning the gold medal in the women's 4x100-meter freestyle final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 23, 2017.(AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
July 23, 2017 - 2:54 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Katie Ledecky is off to a golden start at the world championships. Make it a double. The 20-year-old American star began an audacious week by winning a pair of gold medals Sunday on the opening night of swimming along the Danube River. She cruised to a dominating victory in...
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United States' Katie Ledecky celebrates after winning the gold medal in the women's 400-meter freestyle final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
July 23, 2017 - 12:59 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Katie Ledecky claimed her first gold medal of the world championships Sunday, cruising to a dominating win in the women's 400-meter freestyle though she failed to break her own world record. As expected, the 20-year-old American pulled away on the very first lap and was...
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July 23, 2017 - 12:56 pm
GOLF-BRITISH OPEN Spieth briefly loses lead with wild shot SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Jordan Spieth (speeth) is on a wild ride at the British Open. He briefly lost the lead to Matt Kuchar (KOO'-chur) thanks to a wildly errant tee shot that cost Spieth a penalty shot and led to a bogey on the 13th...
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United States' gold medal winner Katie Ledecky competes in the women's 400-meter freestyle final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
July 23, 2017 - 12:29 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Katie Ledecky claimed her first gold medal of the world championships Sunday, cruising to a dominating win in the women's 400-meter freestyle though she failed to break her own world record. As expected, the 20-year-old American pulled away on the very first lap and was...
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China's Sun Yang celebrates after winning the gold medal in the men's 400-meter freestyle final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
July 23, 2017 - 12:02 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — China's Sun Yang got a bit of payback for his Olympic defeat by pulling away for a dominating win Sunday over rival Mack Horton of Australia in the men's 400-meter freestyle, the first swimming final of the world championships. Yang steadily pulled away from a stacked field...
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July 23, 2017 - 8:56 am
SWIMMING-WORLDS-LEDECKY Ledecky off to a blazing start on very busy week at worlds BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Katie Ledecky got started on a very busy week at the world championships with a dominating performance in the preliminaries of the 400-meter freestyle Sunday. The 20-year-old American set a...
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United States' Katie Ledecky competes in a a women's 400-meter freestyle heat during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
July 23, 2017 - 6:34 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Katie Ledecky got started on a very busy week at the world championships with a dominating performance in the preliminaries of the 400-meter freestyle Sunday. The 20-year-old American set a meet record with a time of 3 minutes, 59.06 seconds, nearly 3 seconds ahead of the...
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FILE - In this Friday, June 30, 2017 file photo, Matt Grevers celebrates winning the men's 100-meter backstroke at the U.S. swimming national championships in Indianapolis. Matt Grevers and Elizabeth Beisel have been through this before. But they’re still walking around the deck of the glittering Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary looking a big wide-eyed, as if they can’t quite believe they’re here for another world championships, Saturday, July 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)
July 22, 2017 - 3:56 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Matt Grevers and Elizabeth Beisel have been through this before. Many times, in fact. But they're still walking around the deck of the glittering Duna Arena looking a bit wide-eyed, as if they can't quite believe they're here for another world championships. That's...
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