Rebecca Bryan Olympic gold medal hopeful James Magnussen has one less rival to worry about after Michael Phelps withdrew from the 100 metres freestyle at the US swimming trials yesterday.
Rebecca Bryan Dara Torres has booked her place on a fifth Olympic team at the age of 41 with a triumph in the women's 100m freestyle at the US Olympic swimming trials.
Rebecca Bryan Brendan Hansen's chance of regaining his 200m breaststroke world record from Kosuke Kitajima in Beijing died with his shock defeat at the US Olympic trials.
Natalie Coughlin and Aaron Peirsol have broken their own world records during the United States' Olympic swimming trials in Nebraska.
Australia's Cate Campbell has powered into contention for the 50m freestyle title at Beijing with a sensational showing at the Santa Clara grand prix.
Australia's Cate Campbell set a US Open record of 53.30sec in winning the women's 100m freestyle at the Santa Clara International Grand Prix swimming meet.
By Tom Wald Emily Seebohm continued her stunning form by breaking her own Commonwealth record in winning the 100m backstroke at the Olympic trials.
By Tom Wald Libby Lenton has reinforced her status as the world's premier 100m butterfly swimmer by swatting away Jess Schipper at the trials in Sydney.
By Tom Wald Is it the new swim suits or swimmers getting serious in an Olympic year?
By Tom Wald Emily Seebohm's camp is prepared to sacrifice Olympic glory in Beijing this year to ensure the 15-year-old swimmer's long-term welfare.
By Guy Hand Swim queen Jodie Henry has unleashed the racer within at the Victorian championships, winning the 50m freestyle gold medal.
Grant Hackett has cruised into Monday night's 400m freestyle final at the Victorian swimming championships with little fuss.
By Guy Hand Triple Olympic gold medallist Jodie Henry knows she is running out of time, but two strong swims have buoyed her hopes of defending her 100m crown in Beijing.
By Guy Hand Fears are mounting over Olympic swimming champion Jodie Henry's preparation for Beijing after pulling out the 100m freestyle at the Victorian championships.
Grant Hackett will aim to continue his resurgence, and Jodie Henry will try to begin hers at the Victorian swimming championships.
Australian sprint king Eamon Sullivan had to settle for second again as his engrossing ongoing duel with Swedish star Stefan Nystrand continued in Stockholm.