Wednesday, 24 July 2019 14:05

The Hungarian 19 year old Kristof Milak smashed Michael Phelps 10 year old record in the men 200m Butterfly,stopping the clock in a time of 1:50.73. Phelps old record was set in Rome in 2009 stood at 1:51.51.

Japan's Daiya Seto took home the Silver in a time of 1:53.86.

Chad le Clos won SA's first medal,swimming out of Lane 2,He touched the wall in third place in a time of 1:54:15.