• Kyodo


Ryosuke Irie and Yuki Ikari each won a gold Sunday at the FINA Swimming World Cup, adding to Japan’s medal tally on the final day of action at the three-day meet in the Hungarian capital.

In the men’s 100-meter backstroke, Irie, who won the 200 backstroke title on the first night, clocked 53.50 seconds in the eight-man final, while Ikari posted a winning time of 4:14.43 in the men’s 400-meter individual medley.

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