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23rd July, 2019

Hosszú wins fourth medley world title

Swimming star Katinka Hosszú won her fourth consecutive world title in the 200-metre medley event at the Gwangju world swimming championships on Monday.

This was her eighth world title and her first under new coach Árpád Petrov.

This was the second gold medal for the Hungarian team in South Korea. The first was won by Kristóf Rasovszky in the 5km open water swimming race.

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