Women's swimming

Alys Williams, left, of the US challenges for the ball with Zandre Smit of South Africa during the South Africa vs United States women's water polo Group B first round match at the Swimming World Championships in Hajos Alfred National Swimming Pool in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 16, 2017. (Balazs Czagany/MTI via AP)
July 16, 2017 - 4:12 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Four-time winner United States began the defense of its women's water polo title with a 24-2 rout of South Africa at the world swimming championships on Sunday. Jamie Neushul scored a game-high six goals. The U.S., Olympic champion and winner of every major competition...
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July 16, 2017 - 3:53 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — After double-disappointment the day before, China bounced back with two golds and a silver medal in diving events at the world swimming championships on Sunday. Chinese twins Jiang Wenwen and Jiang Tingting also claimed a silver medal in synchronized swimming, bringing...
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Jianfeng Peng of China competes in the men's diving 1m springboard final at the Swimming World Championships 2017 in Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 16, 2017. (Tibor Illyes/MTI via AP)
July 16, 2017 - 3:07 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — China won both diving finals at the world swimming championships on Sunday with Peng Jianfeng clinching the men's 1-meter springboard before Ren Qian and Si Yajie took gold in the women's 10-meter synchronized event. Ren — who won the mixed 10-meter synchronized diving...
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Jianfeng Peng of China competes in the men's diving 1m springboard final at the Swimming World Championships 2017 in Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 16, 2017. (Tibor Illyes/MTI via AP)
July 16, 2017 - 2:33 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — China won both diving finals at the world swimming championships on Sunday with Peng Jianfeng clinching the men's 1-meter springboard before Ren Qian and Si Yajie took gold in the women's 10-meter synchronized event. Ren — who won the mixed 10-meter synchronized diving...
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Jianfeng Peng of China competes in the men's diving 1m springboard final at the Swimming World Championships 2017 in Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 16, 2017. (Tibor Illyes/MTI via AP)
July 16, 2017 - 11:59 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Peng Jianfeng won a sixth straight title for China in the men's 1-meter springboard diving competition at the world swimming championships on Sunday. Peng led from the first round and finished with a forward 2-1/2 somersaults 1 twist pike in the sixth for a total of 448.40...
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July 16, 2017 - 8:37 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Alexandra Patskevich and Svetlana Kolesnichenko earned Russia its third gold medal of the world swimming championships by winning the women's duet technical synchronized swimming title on Sunday. The Russian pair earned a total of 94.0775 points to edge Chinese twins Jiang...
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July 16, 2017 - 7:28 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Alexandra Patskevich and Svetlana Kolesnichenko earned Russia its third gold medal of the world swimming championships by winning the women's duet technical synchronized swimming title on Sunday. The Russian pair earned a total of 94.0775 points to edge Chinese twins Jiang...
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Maddison Keeney of Australia competes in the women's diving 1m springboard final at the Swimming World Championships 2017 in Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary, Saturday, July 15, 2017. (Zsolt Szigetvary/MTI via AP)
July 15, 2017 - 3:52 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Maddison Keeney of Australia produced a brilliant final dive to beat Nadezhda Bazhina of Russia to the women's 1-meter springboard title and make up for past disappointment at the world swimming championships on Saturday. Bazhina had taken over the lead from Keeney going...
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Maddison Keeney of Australia competes in the women's diving 1m springboard final at the Swimming World Championships 2017 in Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary, Saturday, July 15, 2017. (Zsolt Szigetvary/MTI via AP)
July 15, 2017 - 2:06 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Maddison Keeney of Australia produced a brilliant final dive to beat Nadezhda Bazhina of Russia to the women's 1-meter springboard title and make up for past disappointment at the world swimming championships on Saturday. Bazhina had taken over the lead from Keeney going...
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Maddison Keeney of Australia competes in the women's diving 1m springboard final at the Swimming World Championships 2017 in Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary, Saturday, July 15, 2017. (Zsolt Szigetvary/MTI via AP)
July 15, 2017 - 12:34 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Maddison Keeney of Australia produced a brilliant final dive to beat Nadezhda Bazhina of Russia to the women's 1-meter springboard title and make up for past disappointment at the world swimming championships on Saturday. Bazhina had taken over the lead from Keeney going...
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