EXTRA/FINA Worlds Day 3: Ledecky vs. the clock, Efimova vs. King and much more

PALM DESERT, July 25, 2017 – Day three of the FINA World Championships in swimming will have three riveting rivalries to watch:

  • Olympic champion Lilly King of the U.S. against Russia’s reigning World Champion Yuliya Efimova in the women’s 100 m Breaststroke;
  • American Olympic champions Matt Grevers (2012) and Ryan Murphy (2016) trying to chase China’s Jiayu Xu in the men’s 100 m Backstroke;
  • Katie Ledecky against the clock in the women’s 1,500 m Freestyle!

We have previews of each event, links to the live results, a review of Monday’s highlights and the records and results summaries in this EXTRA edition of The Sports Examiner.