Maria Astashkina Takes Baku Gold In 2:23.06 To Open World Junior Record Account

Maria Astashkina of Russia

Maria Astashkina took her progress over 200m breaststroke at the European Junior Championships – part of the continental Games in Baku – to 2.01sec for gold in 2:23.06 today. The time established the inaugural world junior record and lifted the Russian to No 6 on the season world rankings

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Maria Astashkina took her progress over 200m breaststroke at the European Junior Championships – part of the continental Games in Baku – to 2.01sec for gold in 2:23.06 today. The time established the inaugural world junior record and lifted the Russian to No 6 on the season world rankings

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aswimfan

CL,

Leisel Jones also won 5 breaststroke olympics medals:
2000 (100 silver), 2004 (100 bronze and 200 silver), 2008 (100 gold, 200 silver).

Craig Lord

Indeed aswimfan… from my history file penned in 2007… now updated – and during live filing, too 🙂

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