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Chinese swimmers win silver in mixed 4x100m medley relay at Tokyo Olympics

Xinhua | Updated: 2021-07-31 10:55
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Chinese swimmers Xu Jiayu, Yan Zibei, Zhang Yufei and Yang Junxuan with their silver medals after finishing the mixed 4x100m medley relay at the Tokyo Aquatics Center in Tokyo, July 31, 2021. [Photo/IC]

TOKYO -- Britain won their second swimming team gold in the mixed 4x100m medley relay at the Tokyo Olympic Games in a world record time here on Saturday.

Coming from behind to clock 3:37.58 for the top prize, British swimmers Kathleen Dawson, Adam Peaty, James Guy and Anna Hopkin joined efforts to slice 0.43 seconds off the previous world record held by China.

Team China, comprised of Xu Jiayu, Yan Zibei, Zhang Yufei and Yang Junxuan, finished in 3:38.86 for the silver, edging world champion Australia by 0.09 seconds.

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