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Monday Apr 14 | The Straits Times

Swimming: 'Frog King' hasn't spawned new generation

Former Olympic champion Kosuke Kitajima has urged Japan's young swimmers to step up after a collective flop at the national championships left him wondering if he needs to postpone his retirement.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Japan Times

Hagino wins showdown with Seto, takes 400 IM title at nationals

Speed to burn: Kosuke Hagino glides ahead during the butterfly portion of the men's 400-meter individual medley final on Thursday at the 90th Japan Swimming National Championships.

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Tue Mar 18, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Will FINA Keep Evolving Rules to Accommodate Free Thinkers?

Guest commentary by Caroline Simmons As I was watching the Southeastern Championships, I had the pleasure of sitting next to an old swimming friend.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Cameron van der Burgh, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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