DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, December 16. REBECCA Soni looks good for a breaststroke sweep with her win in the 50 breast final. She was behind with 15 meters left to swim in the race, but got her hand on the wall first with a 29.83. Leiston Pickett of Australia took the silver with a 29.84 and Zhao Jin of China completed the podium with a 29.90.
Yulia Efimova (29.99), Dorothea Brandt (30.19), Alia Atkinson (30.22), Randi Wang (30.26) and Sarah Katsoulis (30.34) also competed in the final.