Lilly King wins Gold in 50M breaststroke

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EVANSVILLE, Ind – (WEHT) Lilly King has done it once again. The tri-state star took home yet another gold medal today, winning the 50m breaststroke with a time of 29.84 at the FINA World Championships.

King has now swept the 50m and 100m breaststroke in successive World Championships.

King also set yet another world record (3:50.40) in the 4x100m medley relay, capturing her third gold medal of the week.

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This story was originally published on July 28, 2019

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