Wednesday, 24 July 2019 14:05

Kristof Milak beats Michael Phelphs record from 2009 at FINA World Championships in South Korea

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.