Alia Atkinson and Kelsi Worrell With Fast Prelim Swims at Tokyo World Cup

Alia Atkinson and Kelsi Worrell With Fast Prelim Swims at Tokyo World Cup

The penultimate stop of the FINA World Cup kicked off Tuesday morning in Tokyo, and Jamaica’sテつAlia Atkinson and AmericanテつKelsi Worrell each had impressive performances in earning lane four for the evening finals.

Atkinson crushed the field in the women’s 100 breast, touching in 1:03.96. The USA’sテつMolly Hannisテつqualified second in 1:04.94, just ahead of Teramuraテつ(1:05.16). Olympic silver medalistテつYulia Efimovaテつqualified fourth in 1:06.32. Worrell topped the field in the 100 fly with a 56.73, ahead ofテつRikako Ikee (57.55), Hosszu (57.63) andテつJeanette Ottesen (58.14).

Australia’sテつTomasso D’Orsognaテつled the way in the men’s 100 free, clocking 47.62, just ahead of Russia’sテつVladimir Morozovテつ(47.91), who has won the event at all seven previous World Cup meets. Notably, Olympic gold medalistテつKyle Chalmers barely snuck into the final, finishing eighth with his time of 48.22. Olympic silver medalistテつPieter Timmersテつqualified sixth in 48.19.

Hungary’sテつKatinka Hosszuテつkicked off her Tokyoテつmeet with a top-seeded 1:54.38 in the women’s 200 free, well ahead of countrywomanテつZsuzsanna Jakobos (1:55.30). Hosszu cruised to the top seed in the 200 IM with a 2:07.27, well ahead ofテつMiho Teramura (2:08.56).

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