Highlights

  • 25-year-old fell unconscious after her performance
  • Her coach, Andrea Fuentes rescued her from the bottom of the pool.

Latest news

3 dead in Copenhagen shopping mall shooting

3 dead in Copenhagen shopping mall shooting

Maharashtra floor test: boost for new govt, Speaker reinstates Shinde as Sena legislative party leader

Maharashtra floor test: boost for new govt, Speaker reinstates Shinde as Sena legislative party leader

New Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde to face floor test today

New Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde to face floor test today

India Vs England: Pujara shines as India extend lead past 250

India Vs England: Pujara shines as India extend lead past 250

Tennis stars come together for Wimbledon’s Centre Court Centenary Celebrations

Tennis stars come together for Wimbledon’s Centre Court Centenary Celebrations

WATCH! US swimmer's dramatic rescue from bottom of pool at World Championships

American swimmer Anita Alvarez fainted after her performance and sank to the bottom of the pool.

American swimmer Anita Alvarez had a moment of a scare during the World Swimming Championship in Budapest on Wednesday.

After the 25-year-old completed the women's solo free artistic swimming finals, she fainted and sank to the bottom of the pool. Immediately her coach, Andrea Fuentes jumped into the pool fully dressed to rescue her.

The swimmer who was unsconscious and not breathing, was quickly sent to Team USA's medical center in front of shocked fans.

Anita Alvarez, who was participating in her 3rd World Championships had a similar incident during the Olympic qualifiers in Spain last year. Then too, her coach Andrea Fuentes had saved her life. Post the incident, Fuentes informed the press that Alvarez is currently out of danger and doing fine.

Up Next

WATCH! US swimmer's dramatic rescue from bottom of pool at World Championships

WATCH! US swimmer's dramatic rescue from bottom of pool at World Championships

Tennis stars come together for Wimbledon’s Centre Court Centenary Celebrations

Tennis stars come together for Wimbledon’s Centre Court Centenary Celebrations

Wimbledon: world No.1 Iga Swiatek fails to break Martina Hingis' record

Wimbledon: world No.1 Iga Swiatek fails to break Martina Hingis' record

Watch! Neeraj Chopra touches elderly fan's feet, earns netizen's respect

Watch! Neeraj Chopra touches elderly fan's feet, earns netizen's respect

Neeraj Chopra sets new National Record in Stockholm Diamond League

Neeraj Chopra sets new National Record in Stockholm Diamond League

Wimbledon 2022: 'bad boy' Nick Kyrgios fined $10,000 for misconduct in round 1 match

Wimbledon 2022: 'bad boy' Nick Kyrgios fined $10,000 for misconduct in round 1 match

More videos

Wimbledon 2022: Serena Williams suffers shock first-round exit against Harmony Tan

Wimbledon 2022: Serena Williams suffers shock first-round exit against Harmony Tan

India gets Russia's backing for 2036 Olympics bid

India gets Russia's backing for 2036 Olympics bid

FIFA increases squad size for 2022 World Cup in Qatar

FIFA increases squad size for 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Indian sprinter Dutee Chand comes out in support of transgender women

Indian sprinter Dutee Chand comes out in support of transgender women

FIH Pro League: Indian women's hockey team beat USA 4-0, finish 3rd in debut season

FIH Pro League: Indian women's hockey team beat USA 4-0, finish 3rd in debut season

Final price tag for delayed Tokyo Olympics put at $13 billion, the most expensive Olympics ever

Final price tag for delayed Tokyo Olympics put at $13 billion, the most expensive Olympics ever

Watch! Serena Williams' winning return in Eastbourne International

Watch! Serena Williams' winning return in Eastbourne International

Wimbledon 2022: Novak Djokovic top seed ahead of Nadal in Men's singles

Wimbledon 2022: Novak Djokovic top seed ahead of Nadal in Men's singles

Rani Rampal out of India's FIH Women's Hockey World Cup squad, Savita Punia to lead team

Rani Rampal out of India's FIH Women's Hockey World Cup squad, Savita Punia to lead team

Rugby follows FINA's move, bans transgender players from women's internationals

Rugby follows FINA's move, bans transgender players from women's internationals

Editorji Technologies Pvt. Ltd. © 2022 All Rights Reserved.