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Katinka Hosszú Can’t Stop Capturing Golds – The Iron Lady’s Incredible Performance At FINA World Cup

By Robert Velkey // 2016.10.06.

“We arrived to Dubai to represent Iron Nation” we can read on the Iron Lady’s Facebook page. Well, she did it more than right. Katinka Hosszú captured 9 golds and 3 silvers in Dubai at the competition of the FINA World Cup in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

On the first night on Tuesday, the Hungarian “wunder-swimmer” won four events in the women’s 200m freestyle (1:54.37), 200m Individual Medley (2:05.87), 50m backstroke (26.35), and the 800m freestyle (8:27.45). She touched in second in the women’s 100m butterfly (56.57) behind Danish swimmer Jeanette Ottesen who touched the wall first in a time of 56.11.

On the second night of the competition on Wednesday, Katinka Hosszú secured five more golds and two silvers with dominating performances in the women’s 100m backstroke (56.56) 100m Individual Medley (58.09) 400 freestyle (4:03.14) 400 Individual Medley (4:33.84) and the 200m butterfly (2:05.62)