Duel in the Pool: USA beat Europe by the slimmest of margin


After having been behind the entire meet, USA managed at the very end to win the 2013 Duel in the Pool by one single point, the meet ending with an additional tiebreaker mixed 4×50 medley event that USA won by 0.20 sec, 1:37.17 to 1:37.37 breaking Russia’s 1:37.63 world record set in Herning a week ago. Sigh.

Read for instance SwimmingWorld Magazine and see full results here

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