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World champion Puts understands nothing of early elimination on 50 free

World champion Puts understands nothing of early elimination on 50 free

Jesse Puts does not understand that he is Friday at the world cup excellent tactical and technical skills in the Hungarian Budapest already in the series of the 50 metres freestyle was turned off. The Dutchman was only 21st.

The 22-year-old Puts, which 22,28 swam, stuntte more than a half year ago at the world cup short-course by the same distance in a new Dutch record (21,81) to become a world champion.

“I do not understand. From the first stroke had I not, while I very much trust. I felt very good,” said the Pit after his disappointing race in Budapest the NOS.

The Utrechter had to say with a body that did not cooperate. “I had no pressure on my arms. I was nothing to do: a little bit of struggling with arms and legs.”

In the run-up to the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Hungary dampened Puts the expectations around his person somewhat, but the Dutchman was cautiously optimistic about reaching the final.

Day 14 of the world swimming CHAMPIONSHIPS

Ranomi Kromowidjojo and Maaike de Waard have Friday qualified for the semi-finals of the 50 metres butterfly at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS excellent tactical and technical skills in Budapest.
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Kromowidjojo was in Hungary to a time of € 25.74, that they are the fastest in its series and shared fifth overall.
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The semi-finals of the 50 butterfly are Friday night at the program.
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Second chance

Puts did not believe that he meets the expectations was gone. “I have certain goals that I want to get. I have always, as in Windsor, where the good went. It was apparently not in. It is enormous bales that I have in this field no second chance to get it.”

At the langebaanzwemmen that, in contrast to the short-course olympic is, Puts on the rankings this year with a time of 21,95 on the thirteenth place. The 50 meters is the only distance that he is in Budapest took action.

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