Meilutyte Majestic In Adding World To Olympic Crown

Head start: Ruta Meilutyte - by Patrick Kraemer

Olympic champion Ruta Meilutyte fell just 0.07sec shy of the world 100m breaststroke record she established in semis here at the Palau San Jordi to add the world crown to her growing treasury in 1:04.42. The cherry, as the 16-year-old described the world title yesterday, was firmly placed on the top of her ice-cream

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Olympic champion Ruta Meilutyte fell just 0.07sec shy of the world 100m breaststroke record she established in semis here at the Palau San Jordi to add the world crown to her growing treasury in 1:04.42. The cherry, as the 16-year-old described the world title yesterday, was firmly placed on the top of her ice-cream

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Paul

Incredible photo. That’s what’s called a spearhead lane formation. Though it doesn’t usually manifest so early in a race!

Sigis

Yes yes yes!

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