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On This Day in 2012 – Team GB flag carrier Sir Chris Hoy wins fifth gold medal

The Scot achieved the feat at the London Olympics, with a sixth gold medal later seeing him overtake Sir Steve Redgrave’s record.

British Swimming chief frustrated by ‘poor decision’ to delay reopening pools

Olympic champion Adam Peaty tweeted a plea to Boris Johnson to reconsider the move.

Mark Foster believes enforced break could benefit elite swimmers

While other athletes have been able to run or practise individually at least, the ongoing closure of pools has presented swimmers with major challenge

Timeline of sports response to coronavirus on Thursday, May 21

Bad news for swimming, while rugby is still a way off resuming.

Sun Yang lodges appeal against eight-year doping ban

The Chinese Olympic champion has appealed the decision to the Swiss Federal Tribunal.

Missy Franklin believes Tokyo 2020 delay leaves ‘level playing field’

American swimming superstar Missy Franklin shares the pain of those athletes who have been forced to put their dreams of glory at Tokyo 2020...

Adam Peaty faces extra pressure at Tokyo Olympics – swimming great Mark Spitz

Peaty will head to Japan next year looking to defend his 100 metre breaststroke title.