U.S. takes back women's 800M freestyle relay mark
MELBOURNE, Australia -- The United States took back the world record in the women's 800-meter freestyle relay at the world swimming championships Thursday night.
Natalie Coughlin, Dana Vollmer, Lacey Nymeyer and Katie Hoff won the gold medal in 7 minutes, 50.09 seconds, bettering the mark of 7:50.82 set by Germany at the European championships in August.
In another record performance, Leila Vaziri of the United States
equaled her own world mark in winning the 50-meter ...
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