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Who Will Take Home the Gold? Expert Medal Picks for Swimming at Tokyo Games

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The rest of the world is getting faster. The Australians appear poised for a comeback after two straight Olympic flops. Two historic American men’s streaks are in doubt. Even Katie Ledecky is under siege.

Yet despite all the warning signs flashing in front of the United States Olympic swim team, it could well end with something at least approaching the customary medal haul.