More than half of the sex-related charges against former Mosman swimming coach Kyle Daniels have been dropped.
Daniels, 20, was arrested in March and accused of touching two young girls.
A further seven alleged victims came forward.
All are under the age of 10 and have told police Daniels had touched them.
The 20 year old had been charged with 48 offences, including rape, indecent assault and sexually touching a child.
But the most recent charge sheet shows 33 charges out a total of 59 have now been withdrawn.
He now faces a total of 26 charges.