October 28 - Michael Phelps (pictured), who won a record eight gold medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, will lead the United States team announced today for the Duel in the Pool sponsored by British Gas at Manchester lat er this year.
October 24 - Zhang Lin (pictured), who last year came within inches of becoming the first Chinese male swimmer to win an Olympic gold medal, has vowed to make history at the London 2012 Games.
October 22 - Japan's four-time Olympic swimming champion Kosuke Kitajima (pictured) will return to competition next month, ending a 15-month break since last year's Beijing Games.
By Tom Degun
October 11 - Britain's David Roberts and Danielle Watts have been forced to withdraw from the IPC European Disability Championship in Reykjavik because injury.
September 30 - Australia's Jodie Henry (pictured), a triple Olympic gold medallist at the 2004 Games in Athens, has today officially announced her retirement from competitive swimming at the age of 25.
September 28 - Ian Thorpe (pictured) has dropped a defamation case against the publisher of a French newspaper and a journalist over doping claims, it was announced today.
September 16 - John Crowther (pictured) has been appointed as the new ASA chairman and takes up his post from Mel Goldberg next month, it was announced today.