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MILAK IS THE MAN, AS THE HUNGARIAN TEEN TAKES 2FLY CROWN IN BUDAPEST

The reigning World Junior Record holder and Hungarian National Champion Kristof Milak put on a show in front of his home country while competing on night 1 of the FINA Champions Series.

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Hungary’s Kristof Milak Posts New 100 Fly World Junior Record

Kristof Milak of Hungary continued to work his way through records, with his second World Junior Record (WJR) of the day.

After lowering the 100 fly WJR in prelims to a 51.23, the Hungarian teenager returned to semi-finals ready for more. Milak delivered a sizzling 50.77 to finish well beneath his previous record of 51.23 and to qualify third overall for tomorrow night’s final behind Caeleb Dressel (50.07) and James Guy (50.67).

Splits:

Milak (2017 – semi-finals): 23.72, 27.05 = 50.77
Milak (2017 – prelims): 23.90, 27.33 = 51.23

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