Zimbabwe's Kirsty Coventry set a new world record to win the 200m backstroke. Watch highlights from the FINA Swimming World Championship in Rome, Italy.
removed, the election was won by Danka Bartekova (Slovakia, shooting); James Tomkins (Australia, rowing); Kirsty Coventry (Zimbabwe, swimming) and Tony Estanguet (France, canoeing). The IOC athletes' commission includes 12 Olympians
He was an amazing swimmer and loved watching his performance at World Champs last year.'' - Olympic champion Kirsty Coventry of Zimbabwe on Twitter. --- ''RIP my friend, Alexander Dale Oen. One of the best breaststrokers of all time
votes came from Zimbabwe. Makusha’s exploits on the track put him in elite company in Zimbabwe along with swimmer Kirsty Coventry , who won a combined seven Olympic medals in 2004 and '08. “It certainly put him on the radar as one of the premier
Former Olympic high jump champion Stefan Holm of Sweden and seven-time swimming medalist Kirsty Coventry of Zimbabwe are among 21 candidates vying for election to the IOC athletes' commission. Four spots on the commission will be
silver medal in a time of 2:06.06 while Sharon van Rouwendaal of the Netherlands earned the bronze in 2:07.78. Kirsty Coventry of Zimbabwe, the world record holder, did not qualify for the final. Cesar Cielo of Brazil has won his second gold
Vanessa Mohr (NT) 27.89. 400m individual medley: 1 Kirsty Coventry (ZIM) 4:35.25 (AWCQT), 2 Kathryn Meaklim ..... Pengelly (WP) 4:42.05. 100m backstroke: 1 Kirsty Coventry (ZIM) 59.94 (AWCQT), 2 Karin Prinsloo (NT