Highlights:

  • US Allison Schmidt controlled the 200m freestyle to comfortably win the event. Aussie Bronte Barratt picked up the bronze.
  • Michael Phelps mistimes the finish in his pet event, the 200m butterfly to be touched out by South African Chad le Clos by 0.05.
  • 16 year old Chinese start Shiwen Ye finishes strongly once again to win the women’s 200 IM. Aussie Alicia Coutts picks up the silver.
  • The US control the 4×200 mens freestyle relay to comfortably in over the French and Chinese.
  • Michael Phelps picks up his 19th Olympic medal, making him the most medalled athlete in Olympic history.

The mens 100m freestyle is tomorrow. Will we see Aussie James Magnussen take it out?