Atkinson captures fifth gold medal of FINA World Cup Series

Olympian Alia Atkinson has picked up her fifth gold medal of the 2018 FINA World Cup Series as she captured the 100m breaststroke title in 1 minute, 03.09 seconds on Saturday in Tokyo, Japan. Atkinson finished ahead of Russian Yulia Efimova who came second in 1 minute, 03.42 seconds and Great Britains Siobhan O'Connor who was third in 1 minute, 05.07 seconds.

The reigning Jamaican Sportswoman of the Year will be back in the pool on Sunday as she will be looking to defend her 50m breaststroke title.



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