Sjöström's world record stands : Chinese swimmer Zhang Yufei wins gold in the 100m butterfly at the World Swimming Championships, but fails to break Sarah Sjöström's seven-year-old world record. The value of a gold medal at the championships is SEK 210,000. Meanwhile, Sjöström chooses not to compete in the 100-meter freestyle individually at the World Championships, focusing instead on the 50-meter freestyle and 50-meter butterfly. Sjöström has won numerous medals in the 100-meter freestyle but does not feel the need to win gold in the event.
FIFA top advocates female leadership : Sarai Bareman, the highest-ranking official for women's football at FIFA, believes that if there were more women in decision-making positions within the organization, the major corruption scandal that rocked FIFA in 2016 could have been prevented. She emphasizes the importance of women's representation and their natural progression into leadership roles.
Duplantis challenges Warholm to race : In an exciting prospect, Armand Duplantis, the best pole vaulter in history, expresses his desire to challenge Karsten Warholm, the world's best hurdler, in a 100-meter race. Duplantis believes it's possible to make it happen, as both athletes enjoy challenges and stepping out of their comfort zones.