Kosuke Kitajima sets world record in 200m breaststroke

Kosuke Kitajima from set a new world record in the 200 meter breaststroke on Sunday.

“I feel like crying,” Kitajima said.

“It was a perfect swim and has given my confidence a real lift.

“Of course I’m only thinking about winning gold in Beijing, and if I don’t win gold I won’t come back.”


Posted by Mike 11 years ago

filed under: Japan, Men's 200m Breaststroke



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