Ranomi Kromowidjojo Equals Her Own 50 Free World Record

Gian Mattia D'Alberto / lapresse 13-06-2014 Roma sport nuoto trofeo Settecolli nella foto: Ranomi Kromowidjojo NED Gian Mattia D'Alberto / lapresse 13-06-2014 Rome in the photo: Ranomi Kromowidjojo NED
Photo Courtesy: Gian Mattia Dalberto/Lapresse

Europe finally battled back from a whitewash as Euro’s Ranomi Kromowidjojo tied her own world record in the women’s 50-meter free at the 2015 Duel in the Pool.

Kromowidjojo clocked a time of 23.24 to tie her previous world record from 2013.  Euro’s Jeanette Ottesen placed second in 23.49 to vault to seventh all time in the event’s history.

USA’s Lia Neal finished third with a time of 23.95, while Euro’s Aliaksandra Herasimenia took fourth in 23.98.

USA’s Simone Manuel (24.07) and Margo Geer (24.67) comprised the rest of the heat.

Running Team Score: USA 133, Euro 88

SCHEDULED EVENTS

  • Women’s 800 free
  • Men’s 1500 free
  • Women’s 200 free
  • Men’s 200 free
  • Women’s 100 back
  • Men’s 100 back
  • Women’s 100 breast
  • Men’s 100 breast
  • Women’s 200 fly
  • Men’s 200 fly
  • Women’s 50 free
  • Men’s 50 free
  • Women’s 200 IM
  • Men’s 200 IM
  • Women’s 400 free relay
  • Men’s 400 free relay

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