The Russian Anti-Doping Agency has suspended two-time world open water champion Vladimir Dyatchin of Russia for failing a doping test.
Russia is at risk of being suspended from international swimming competition following a series of positive doping tests, the country's sports minister said Monday.
Yuliya Efimova of Russia has broken the 50-meter breaststroke world record during the morning heats at the swimming world championships.
Russia has completed another sweep of synchronized swimming at the world championships.
Svetlana Romashina has won her third gold medal of the Barcelona world championships, winning the synchronized swimming solo.
Swimming and gymnastics were the big winners Wednesday in a new revenue-sharing ranking of Olympic sports, signaling the start of the debate over how to split the money from the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro.
The Russian Swimming Federation says national team member Ksenia Moskvina has been suspended for one year for violating anti-doping's whereabouts rule.
Russia has completed a gold-medal sweep of all seven events at the synchronized swimming world championships, winning the final event -- the team free -- to give Natalia Ishchenko her sixth gold.
Russia dominated synchronized swimming at the world aquatic championships, winning the team technical competition Tuesday for its third gold medal in as many nights.
Kazan, Russia, has been awarded the 2015 world swimming championships, and Guadalajara, Mexico, was selected for the 2017 meet.
Michael Phelps has finished fifth in the 200-meter butterfly final at a short-course World Cup meet.
Natalia Ishchenko of Russia successfully defended her gold medal in the solo tech event in synchronized swimming at the world championships Monday.
Julia Pakhalina of Russia won the gold medal in women's 1-meter springboard diving at the world championships Sunday, her first title at a worlds or Olympics in nine years.
Anastasia Zueva and Yuliya Efimova have set new world swimming records at the Russian summer swimming championships.
Larisa Ilchenko of Russia has won the gold medal in the women's 10-kilometer marathon swim, an event making its Olympic debut.
Russian Dmitry Sautin won an unprecedented sixth 3-meter springboard diving title at the European swimming championships on Friday.