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Swimming: Rio bullion medalist Kaneto bags World Cup victory

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15:36 28 Aug 2016

CHARTRES, France, Aug. 28, Kyodo

Rie Kaneto, Japan’s Rio Games bullion medalist in a women’s 200-meter breaststroke, won that eventuality during a short-course World Cup accommodate on Saturday.

Swimming on a final day of a season-opening meet, Kaneto won a final in 2 minutes, 16.99 seconds. The time was 0.26 seconds off her Japan record. Japan’s Miho Takahashi was third in 2:20.61.

Russia’s Yuliya Efimova, a Rio Games china medalist, was second in 2:17.32.

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