United States smashes men’s 4×200 meter freestyle relay WR

The United States has won gold in the men’s 4×200 meter freestyle relay and completely smashed the world record with a winning time of 6:58:56. The previous record was 7:03.24 set by the United States in March 2007. Russia came second and Australia third.

United States team:

PHELPS Michael
LOCHTE Ryan
BERENS Ricky
VANDERKAAY Peter

Russia team:

LOBINTSEV Nikita
LAGUNOV Evgeniy
IZOTOV Danila
SUKHORUKOV Alexander

Australia team:

MURPHY Patrick
HACKETT Grant
BRITS Grant
FFROST Nick

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Team Taskmaster mobile edition - August 14, 2008 @ 5:38 am

[...] history to bring home the gold medal for his team. And in the 4×200 meter relay, the team blew away the existing world record by more than four seconds.  Impossible? Not in this team’s [...]

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