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World swimming photos - day two

Competitors warm up

Competitors warm up in the MEN Arena on Thursday morning after Wednesday night's high drama in Manchester

Mark Foster

Mark Foster, 38 next month, qualifies for the semi-finals of the 50m freestyle alongside GB team-mate Matt Tutty

Hannah Miley

Hannah Miley returns to action in the 100m individual medley heats following her 400m silver on Wednesday, qualifying ninth

Andrew Hunter

Andrew Hunter helps the GB 4x200m freestyle relay team to qualify in second place for Thursday night's final

Fran Halsall (right) with Marleen Veldhuis

Fran Halsall (right) celebrates with Marleen Veldhuis as she reaches the 100m freestyle final in a British record time

Liam Tancock

Liam Tancock acknowledges the crowd as he puts Wednesday's semi-final behind him to win 100m backstroke gold in a record time

Kate Haywood

Russia's Yuliya Efimova is disqualified, handing GB's Kate Haywood (above) 50m breaststroke silver

Liam Tancock

Tancock double checks his gold medal is genuine with a quick nibble as he becomes 100m backstroke world champion

Rebecca Adlington

Rebecca Adlington turns to inspect the scoreboard as she completes her gold medal-winning performance in the 800m freestyle

Kylie Palmer, Rebecca Adlington (centre) and Erika Villaecija

Rebecca Adlington (centre) hoists her gold medal aloft alongside Australia's Kylie Palmer (left) and Spain's Erika Villaecija

see also
Tancock and Adlington set records
10 Apr 08 |  Swimming
World swimming photos - day one
09 Apr 08 |  Swimming
Miley pipped in medley thriller
09 Apr 08 |  Swimming
GB swimming boss wants more glory
08 Apr 08 |  Swimming
Swimming on the BBC
02 Oct 07 |  Swimming

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