Jamaica’s swim sensation and Olympian, Alia Atkinson took first place gold in the 50-meter breaststroke competition on Sunday, August 4 at the 2019 FINA Swimming World Cup 2019 in Tokyo, Japan, adding another gold medal to her expanding collection. Atkinson, who holds the short course world record in this event, made a quick start, then pulled away from her competitors to win with a time of 30:35 seconds.
Following are the women’s results from the 2019 FINA Swimming World Cup Women’s 50m breaststroke:
1. Alia Atkinson, Jamaica, 30.35
2. Satomi Suzuki, Japan, 31.09
3. Alina Zmushka, Belarus, 31.12
The 31st edition of the FINA Swimming World Cup was held in Tokyo, Japan on August 2-4. Tokyo is the next Olympic host city in the summer of 2020.