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Lithuanian Meilutyte smashes world record

Reuters, BARCELONA, Spain

Hungary’s Hosszu, sixth in Shanghai and a bronze medalist in Rome in 2009, led on all four legs and touched in a time of 2 minutes, 7.92 seconds.

Coutts finished in 2:09.39, repeating her second place from 2011, and Spain’s Mireia Belmonte Garcia held off Ye and delighted the home support with bronze in 2:09.45, before dedicating her medal to the victims of last week’s train crash in Galicia.

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