More Sports / Swimming Sep 1, 2016

Breaststroker Kaneto wins at World Cup meet

Rio Olympic champion Rie Kaneto won the women's 200 meters breaststroke on the final day of a short-course World Cup meet in Berlin on Wednesday. Kaneto rewrote her Japanese short-course record to win in 2 minutes, 16.27 seconds ahead of Russia's Yuliya Efimova and American ...

More Sports / Swimming Aug 28, 2016

Rio gold medalist Kaneto bags World Cup victory

Rie Kaneto, Japan's Rio Games gold medalist in the women's 200-meter breaststroke, won that event at a short-course World Cup meet on Saturday. Swimming on the final day of the season-opening meet, Kaneto won the final in 2 minutes, 16.99 seconds. The time was 0.26 ...