David Popovici, 17, breaks 100m freestyle world report at European championships

The 17-year-old broke the earlier report, set by Brazilian Cesar Cielo in 2009, by zero.05 seconds as he took gold forward of Hungary’s Kristof Milak and Italy’s Alessandro Miressi. Popovici, who was topped world champion within the 100m and 200m freestyle earlier this yr, turns into the youngest world report holder within the 100m freestyle …

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Skinny magician Popovici conjures up world report | The Specific Tribune

ROME: As David Popovici has accelerated previous his older rivals within the pool this summer season, it appeared inevitable that the thin 17-year-old would threaten world data, the one shock when he broke the 100m freestyle mark in Rome on Saturday was that he bought so fast so quick. On Friday, the Romanian had grow …

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