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Dutch team set new world record

Published:Wednesday | March 19, 2008 | 2:10 PM

Host country, The Netherlands set a world record in the women’s 400-metre freestyle relay at the European Swimming Championships yesterday.

The Dutch team won in a time of 3.33.62 seconds, and easily beat the old mark of 3.35.22 set two years ago by Germany.

Italy finished second in 3.41.06 and Sweden third in 3.41.28.