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From left: Japan's Kosuke Hagino, silver, Ryan Lochte (Credit: AP)

From left: Japan's Kosuke Hagino, silver, Ryan Lochte of the United States, gold, and Brazil's Thiago Pereira, bronze, during the medal ceremony Men's 200m individual medley final. (Aug. 1, 2013)

2013 FINA World Championships

Athletes competed in various aquatics competitions during the 2013 FINA World Championships in Barcelona, Spain.

The United States women's 4x100m medley relay team
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The United States women's 4x100m medley relay team celebrates after winning the gold medal at the FINA World Championships. (August 4, 2013)

The United States women's 4x100m medley relay team
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The United States women's 4x100m medley relay team celebrates after winning the gold medal at the FINA World Championships. (August 4, 2013)

United States swimmer Missy Franklin, left, celebrates with
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United States swimmer Missy Franklin, left, celebrates with teammate Dana Vollmer after the women's medley 4x100m Relay Final at the FINA World Championships. (August 4, 2013)

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United States swimmer Missy Franklin, right, hugs teammate
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United States swimmer Missy Franklin, right, hugs teammate Megan Romano after winning the final of the women's 4x100m medley relay at the FINA World Championships. (August 4, 2013)

Gold medalist US swimmers (from left to right)
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Gold medalist US swimmers (from left to right) Missy Franklin, Jessica Hardy, Dana Vollmer and Megan Romano pose during the award ceremony of the women's 4x100m medley relay at the FINA World Championships. (August 4, 2013)

Medalists pose on the podium during the award
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Medalists pose on the podium during the award ceremony of the women's 4x100m medley relay at the FINA World Championships. (August 4, 2013)

United States swimmer Missy Franklin, center, celebrates with
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United States swimmer Missy Franklin, center, celebrates with teammates Dana Vollmer, right, and Jessica Hardy after the women's 4x100m medley relay final. (August 4, 2013)

United States swimmers (from left to right) Missy
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United States swimmers (from left to right) Missy Franklin, Jessica Hardy, Dana Vollmer and Megan Romano listen to their national anthem during the award ceremony of the women's 4x100m medley relay at the FINA World Championships. (August 4, 2013)

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United States swimmer Missy Franklin celebrates after winning
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United States swimmer Missy Franklin celebrates after winning the final of the women's 4x100m medley relay at the FINA World Championships. (August 4, 2013)

Bernard Johnson of the United States swims in
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Bernard Johnson of the United States swims in a Men's 200m breaststroke heat. (Aug. 1, 2013)

Breeja Larson of the United States swims in
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Breeja Larson of the United States swims in a Women's 200m breaststroke heat. (Aug. 1, 2013)

Nathan Adrian of the United States starts a
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Nathan Adrian of the United States starts a Men's 100m freestyle final. (Aug. 1, 2013)

A close-up of the shoes of Ryan Lochte
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A close-up of the shoes of Ryan Lochte of the United States, the gold medalist in the Men's 200m individual medley as he stands on the podium. (Aug. 1, 2013)

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Missy Franklin of the United States, right, greets
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Missy Franklin of the United States, right, greets Germany's Britta Steffen after finishing a Women's 100m freestyle semifinal. (Aug. 1, 2013)

James Feigen of the United States smiles as
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James Feigen of the United States smiles as he holds the silver medal he took in the Men's 100m freestyle final. (Aug. 1, 2013)

From left: Japan's Kosuke Hagino, silver, Ryan Lochte
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From left: Japan's Kosuke Hagino, silver, Ryan Lochte of the United States, gold, and Brazil's Thiago Pereira, bronze, during the medal ceremony Men's 200m individual medley final. (Aug. 1, 2013)

Spain's Mireia Belmonte Garcia smiles as she holds
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Spain's Mireia Belmonte Garcia smiles as she holds the silver medal she took in the Women's 200m butterfly final. (Aug. 1, 2013)

Tyler Clary of the United States jumps in
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Tyler Clary of the United States jumps in the water before starting a Men's 200m backstroke semifinal. (Aug. 1, 2013)

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China's Zhao Jing reacts after winning the gold
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China's Zhao Jing reacts after winning the gold medal in the Women's 50m backstroke final. (Aug. 1, 2013)

The United States team, from left: Missy Franklin,
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The United States team, from left: Missy Franklin, Karlee Bispo, Shannon Vreeland and Katie Ledecky smile as they pose with their gold medals that they won in the Women's 4x200m freestyle relay final. (Aug. 1, 2013)

China's Zhao Jing smiles as she holds the
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China's Zhao Jing smiles as she holds the gold medal she won in the Women's 50m backstroke final. (Aug. 1, 2013)

Competitors start a Men's 200m breaststroke semifinal. (Aug.
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Competitors start a Men's 200m breaststroke semifinal. (Aug. 1, 2013)

Montenegro's Darko Brguljan, left, battles for the ball
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Montenegro's Darko Brguljan, left, battles for the ball against Italy's Valentino Galloduring a men's water polo semifinal. (Aug. 1, 2013)

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The gold medal winning United States team, top,
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The gold medal winning United States team, top, pose with the silver medalists from Australia, left, and the bronze medalists from France after the presentation ceremony for the Women's 4x200m freestyle relay final. (Aug. 1, 2013)

Competitors start a Men's 50m freestyle heat. (Aug.
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Competitors start a Men's 50m freestyle heat. (Aug. 2, 2013)

Ryan Lochte of the United States competes in
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Ryan Lochte of the United States competes in a Men's 100m butterfly heat. (Aug. 2, 2013)

Eugene Godsoe of the United States starts a
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Eugene Godsoe of the United States starts a Men's 100m butterfly heat. (Aug. 2, 2013)

Katie Ledecky of the United States competes in
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Katie Ledecky of the United States competes in a Women's 800m freestyle heat. (Aug. 2, 2013)

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Missy Franklin of the United States starts a
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Missy Franklin of the United States starts a Women's 200m backstroke heat. (Aug. 2, 2013)

Matt McLean swims the first leg for the
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Matt McLean swims the first leg for the United States in a Men's 4x200m freestyle relay heat. (Aug. 2, 2013)

From left: Sweden's Sarah Sjostrom, silver, Australia's Cate
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From left: Sweden's Sarah Sjostrom, silver, Australia's Cate Campbell, gold, and The Netherlands' Ranomi Kromowidjojo, bronze, smile as they hold their medals during the presentation ceremony for the Women's 100m freestyle final. (Aug. 2, 2013)

Australia's Cate Campbell, right, is congratulated by Sweden's
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Australia's Cate Campbell, right, is congratulated by Sweden's Sarah Sjostrom after winning the gold medal in the Women's 100m freestyle final in the Women's 100m freestyle final. (Aug. 2, 2013)

Gold medalist Ryan Lochte of the United States,
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Gold medalist Ryan Lochte of the United States, left, and Tyler Clary of the United States, bronze, listen to the national anthem during the medal ceremony for the Men's 200m backstroke final. (Aug. 2, 2013)

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Dana Vollmer of the United States leaves the
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Dana Vollmer of the United States leaves the pool after finishing a Women's 50m butterfly semifinal. (Aug. 2, 2013)

Russia's Yuliya Efimova, left, embraces Australia's Sally Foster
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Russia's Yuliya Efimova, left, embraces Australia's Sally Foster after winning the gold medal in the Women's 200m breaststroke final. (Aug. 2, 2013)

Competitors start a Men's 100m butterfly semifinal. (Aug.
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Competitors start a Men's 100m butterfly semifinal. (Aug. 2, 2013)

Russia's Yuliya Efimova smiles as she holds the
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Russia's Yuliya Efimova smiles as she holds the gold medal she won in the Women's 200m breaststroke final. (Aug. 2, 2013)

Denmark's Rikke Moller Pedersen smiles as she holds
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Denmark's Rikke Moller Pedersen smiles as she holds the sliver medal she took in the Women's 200m breaststroke final. She is also holding a trophy to mark the world record she set in the semifinal on Thursday. (Aug. 2, 2013)

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Hungary's Daniel Gyurta reacts after winning the gold
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Hungary's Daniel Gyurta reacts after winning the gold medal in the Men's 200m breaststroke final. (Aug. 2, 2013)

Micah Lawrence of the United States smiles as
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Micah Lawrence of the United States smiles as she hold the bronze medal she took in the Women's 200m breaststroke final. (Aug. 2, 2013)

The United States team from left: Conor Dwyer,
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The United States team from left: Conor Dwyer, Charles Gipson Houchin and Ryan Lochte, celebrate after Ricky Berens anchored them to the gold medal in the Men's 4x200m freestyle relay final. (Aug. 2, 2013)

Hungary's Daniel Gyurta, centre, reacts after winning the
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Hungary's Daniel Gyurta, centre, reacts after winning the gold medal in the Men's 200m breaststroke final. (Aug. 2, 2013)

Conor Dwyer of the United States, 2nd left,
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Conor Dwyer of the United States, 2nd left, swims the opening leg in the Men's 4x200m freestyle relay final alongside Russia's Danila Izotov, 2nd right, at the FINA Swimming World Championships. The USA took the gold and Russia the silver. (Aug. 2, 2013)

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Hungary's Daniel Gyurta holds the gold medal he
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Hungary's Daniel Gyurta holds the gold medal he won in the Men's 200m breaststroke final. (Aug. 2, 2013)

Ryan Lochte of the United States, left, shows
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Ryan Lochte of the United States, left, shows his gold medal as he squats alongside China's Sun Yang who holds his bronze medal after the medal ceremony for the Men's 4x200m freestyle relay final. (Aug. 2, 2013)

The gold medal winning United States team from
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The gold medal winning United States team from left: Ryan Lochte Conor Dwyer, Ricky Berens and Charles Gipson Houchin smile as they pose for photos after the medal ceremony for the Men's 4x200m freestyle relay final. (Aug. 2, 2013)

American Ryan Lochte swims the second leg on
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American Ryan Lochte swims the second leg on the way to the gold medal during the Men's 4x200m freestyle relay final. (Aug. 2, 2013)

Hungary's Laszlo Cseh competes in a Men's 100m
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Hungary's Laszlo Cseh competes in a Men's 100m butterfly semifinal. (Aug. 2, 2013)

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Japan's Aya Terakawa, 2nd left, and Brazil's Etiene
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Japan's Aya Terakawa, 2nd left, and Brazil's Etiene Medeiros, 2nd right, compete in a Women's 50m backstroke heat. (July 31, 2013)

Georgia's Irakli Bolkvadze sticks out his tongue as
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Georgia's Irakli Bolkvadze sticks out his tongue as he reacts after finishing a Men's 200m individual medley heat. (July 31, 2013)

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