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Digest (Aug. 9): Bel Air's Kalisz captures 400 IM at Pan Pacific Championships

Digest (Aug. 9): Bel Air's Kalisz captures 400 IM at Pan Pacific Championships

Chase Kalisz of Bel Air won the men's 400-meter individual medley Thursday in 4 minutes, 7.95 seconds at the Pan Pacific Championships in Tokyo. The race was seen as a trial run for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. He beat out Olympic champion Kosuke Hagino and Rio bronze medalist Daiya Seto. Kalisz took silver in Rio. American Taylor Ruck won the women's 200 freestyle in 1:54.44, just ahead of Japanese rival Rikako Ikee. Bethesda's Katie Ledecky was third in 1:55.15. Ledecky won this event two years ago at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics — and the 400 and 800, too — though it probably is her...

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