Ben Proud

Benjamin Proud looks on after winning the Men's 50m Butterfly Final on day two of the British Gas Swimming Championships in Glasgow on April 11, 2014
Result: Ben Proud finishes fourth in 50m freestyle
Team GB's Ben Proud manages a fourth-place finish in the men's 50m freestyle final.
Aug 13, 03:06
Benjamin Proud looks on after winning the Men's 50m Butterfly Final on day two of the British Gas Swimming Championships in Glasgow on April 11, 2014
Ben Proud: 'There is still more to come in final'
Great Britain's Ben Proud says that there is "more to come" after qualifying for the men's 50m freestyle final.
Aug 12, 02:49
Benjamin Proud of Great Britain reacts after the Men's 50m Freestyle heats on day fourteen of the 16th FINA World Championships at the Kazan Arena on August 7, 2015
Result: Team GB's Ben Proud reaches men's 50m freestyle final
Ben Proud breaks the British record as he qualifies for the final of the men's 50m freestyle at the Olympic Games.
Aug 12, 02:14
Great Britain's Adam Peaty, Chris Walker-Hebborn, Francesca Halsall and Siobhan-Marie O'Connor pose with their gold medals after winning the mixed 4x100m medley Final on day nine of the 33rd LEN European Swimming Championships 2016 at the London Aquatics
Result: Adam Peaty bags double gold and sets record at European Championships
Adam Peaty helps Team GB claim two gold medals on day two of the European Aquatics Championships.
May 17, 21:43
Benjamin Proud looks on after winning the Men's 50m Butterfly Final on day two of the British Gas Swimming Championships in Glasgow on April 11, 2014
Result: Ben Proud breaks British 50m record
Ben Proud breaks a 14-year-old British record, clocking a time of 20.74s in the men's 50m freestyle at the ASA winter meet.
Dec 18, 18:45
Adam Peaty swimming his way to a Championships record in the 50m breaststroke on August 22, 2014
Result: Great Britain edged out of medals in 4x100m medley relay final
Great Britain set a new national record but miss out on a medal by 0.17 seconds in the men's 4x100m medley relay at the World Swimming Championships in Russia.
Aug 9, 17:29
Chris Walker-Hebborn takes off at the start of the men's 100m backstroke final on July 25, 2014
Result: Great Britain into men's 4x100m medley relay final
Great Britain are through to the final of the men's 4x100m medley relay at the World Swimming Championships in Russia.
Aug 9, 08:59
Benjamin Proud looks on after winning the Men's 50m Butterfly Final on day two of the British Gas Swimming Championships in Glasgow on April 11, 2014
Result: Ben Proud misses out in 50m freestyle final
Britain's Ben Proud misses out on a medal by 0.49s, settling for eighth in the 50m freestyle final at the World Swimming Championships in Russia.
Aug 8, 16:20
England's Benjamin Proud ahead of the 100m freestyle heat on July 26, 2014
Ben Proud: "Anything can happen" in 50m freestyle final
British swimmer Ben Proud believes that "anything can happen" in the final of the men's 50m freestyle at the World Swimming Championships.
Aug 8, 11:14
Benjamin Proud looks on after winning the Men's 50m Butterfly Final on day two of the British Gas Swimming Championships in Glasgow on April 11, 2014
Result: Great Britain's Ben Proud powers into 50m freestyle final at World Championships
Great Britain's Ben Proud will contest for a medal in the 50m freestyle final after a powerful swim in the semi-finals at the World Championships in Kazan.
Aug 7, 16:22
Benjamin Proud of Great Britain reacts after the Men's 50m Freestyle heats on day fourteen of the 16th FINA World Championships at the Kazan Arena on August 7, 2015
Result: Great Britain's Ben Proud books place in 50m freestyle semi-finals at Worlds
Great Britain's Ben Proud eases into the 50m freestyle semi-finals at the World Championships, while Olympic champion Florent Manaudou finishes fastest.
Aug 7, 07:55
England's Benjamin Proud ahead of the 100m freestyle heat on July 26, 2014
Result: GB pair Ben Proud, Calum Jarvis fail to qualify for 100m freestyle semi-finals
British pair Ben Proud and Calum Jarvis fail to make the 100m freestyle semi-finals at the World Championships in Kazan.
Aug 5, 08:14
England's Benjamin Proud ahead of the 100m freestyle heat on July 26, 2014
GB's Ben Proud: 'I could have raced faster in 50m butterfly at Worlds'
Great Britain's Ben Proud says that he could have raced faster after finishing last in the 50m butterfly final at the World Championships in Kazan.
Aug 3, 16:34
England's Benjamin Proud ahead of the 100m freestyle heat on July 26, 2014
Result: Great Britain's Ben Proud misses out on World 50m butterfly medal
Great Britain's Ben Proud fails to medal in the 50m butterfly final after finishing eighth at the World Championships in Kazan.
Aug 3, 16:27
Ben Proud celebrates winning gold in the 50m butterfly on July 25, 2014
Great Britain's Ben Proud reaches first World Swimming Championships final
Great Britain's Ben Proud qualifies for his first World Swimming Championships final after posting the sixth-fastest time in the 50m butterfly semi-finals.
Aug 2, 17:20
England's Benjamin Proud ahead of the 100m freestyle heat on July 26, 2014
British men miss out on 4x100m freestyle final
Great Britain miss out on a spot in the men's 4x100m freestyle final at the World Swimming Championship by 0.23 seconds.
Aug 2, 11:13
Ben Proud celebrates winning gold in the 50m butterfly on July 25, 2014
Ben Proud claims 50m butterfly semi-final spot
British swimmer Ben Proud is through to the semi-finals in the men's 50m butterfly at the World Swimming Championships in Kazan.
Aug 2, 09:50
Adam Peaty of England after the men's 50m breaststroke semi-final on July 27, 2014
Brits take six golds in Canet leg of Mare Nostrum Series
Adam Peaty and Jazz Carlin help Great Britain claim six swimming gold medals in the Canet leg of the Mare Nostrum Series.
Jun 9, 09:30
Young British swimmer Tom Fannon pictured in April 2015
Interview: GB swimmer Tom Fannon
Seventeen-year-old British swimmer Tom Fannon chats to Sports Mole about his ambitions for the inaugural European Games.
May 28, 06:47
England's Benjamin Proud ahead of the 100m freestyle heat on July 26, 2014
British swimmer Ben Proud aims to "conquer" short course events
British swimmer Ben Proud says that he is determined to "conquer" short course after failing to medal in Doha last month.
Jan 5, 10:17
England's Benjamin Proud ahead of the 100m freestyle heat on July 26, 2014
Ben Proud nabs three medals, new short course record from BUCS in Sheffield
Double Commonwealth gold medallist Ben Proud clinches three medals and a new short course record at the British Colleges and Universities Sport Championships in Sheffield.
Nov 18, 09:30
Francesca Halsall celebrates winning gold for England in the women's 50m freestyle on July 26, 2014
Great Britain top medal table at European Swimming Championships in Berlin
Great Britain end the European Swimming Championships in Berlin top of the medal table after winning three golds on the final day.
Aug 24, 19:19
England's Benjamin Proud ahead of the 100m freestyle heat on July 26, 2014
England's Ben Proud hoping to push on from Commonwealth Games success
Ben Proud is hopeful of adding to his two gold medals from the 2014 Commonwealth Games when he competes in two more swimming competitions this month.
Aug 5, 08:36
Ben Proud celebrates winning gold in the 50m butterfly on July 25, 2014
England's Ben Proud exceeds expectations with double Commonwealth gold
Double gold Commonwealth medallist Ben Proud tells Sports Mole that he didn't expect to achieve anything at the Glasgow Games.
Jul 29, 20:55
Gold medallist Benjamin Proud of England stands on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Men's 50m Freestyle Final on July 29, 2014
Result: Second Commonwealth Games gold for England's Ben Proud
Ben Proud wins his second gold medal of the Glasgow Games by finishing ahead of Australian duo Cameron McEvoy and James Magnussen.
Jul 29, 19:34
Ben Proud celebrates winning gold in the 50m butterfly on July 25, 2014
England's Ben Proud: 'Tough field in 50m freestyle is driving me'
England swimmer Ben Proud tells Sports Mole that he will be driven on by the difficult field that he faces in the 50m freestyle final.
Jul 28, 20:30
England's Benjamin Proud ahead of the 100m freestyle heat on July 26, 2014
Ben Proud hopes to benefit from day off ahead of 50m freestyle semi-final
England's Ben Proud tells Sports Mole that he feels in good shape after having a day off ahead of tonight's 50m freestyle semi-final.
Jul 28, 12:05
Ben Proud celebrates winning gold in the 50m butterfly on July 25, 2014
Ben Proud through to 50m freestyle semi-finals
England swimmer Ben Proud is through to the semi-finals in the 50m freestyle with the third-fastest time in the heats.
Jul 28, 11:59
Liam Tancock of Loughborough University in action during the Mens 50m Backstroke Final during day three of the British Gas Swimming Championships in Sheffield on June 28, 2013
Liam Tancock: 'There's no egos among the British swimmers'
Liam Tancock tells Sports Mole that there is a "special" atmosphere among the British swimmers during their successful Commonwealth Games.
Jul 27, 21:54
England's Benjamin Proud ahead of the 100m freestyle heat on July 26, 2014
England swimmer Ben Proud: 'I was up late thinking about gold-medal win'
Team England's Ben Proud reveals that he struggled to sleep last night after winning Commonwealth gold in the 50m butterfly final.
Jul 26, 15:46
Adam Brown of England looks on prior to the Men's 100m Freestyle Heat 7 at Tollcross International Swimming Centre during day three of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on July 26, 2014
Adam Brown aims to improve in time for 100m freestyle semi-final
Team England's Adam Brown tells Sports Mole that he needs to make improvements before tonight's 100m freestyle semi-final.
Jul 26, 13:04
Ben Proud celebrates winning gold in the 50m butterfly on July 25, 2014
Mark Foster: 'Ben Proud was in the zone'
Mark Foster hails the performance of Team England's Ben Proud as the 19-year-old breaks the Commonwealth Games record to win the gold in the 50m butterfly.
Jul 25, 19:49
Ben Proud celebrates winning gold in the 50m butterfly on July 25, 2014
Result: Team England's Ben Proud wins gold in 50m butterfly
Ben Proud wins Team England's first swimming gold medal in the 50m butterfly as he breaks the Commonwealth Games record to claim the crown.
Jul 25, 19:16
Olympic 200 meter butterfly champion Chad le Clos of South Africa, wearing a black armband in honour of Nelson Mandela, takes part in the medals ceremony at the FIVB Durban Open at New Beach on December 14, 2013
Singapore teenager beats Chad le Clos in heat
Singapore record holder Joseph Schooling beats Chad le Clos in his 50m butterfly heat at the Commonwealth Games.
Jul 24, 12:03
Benjamin Proud looks on after winning the Men's 50m Butterfly Final on day two of the British Gas Swimming Championships in Glasgow on April 11, 2014
English swimmer Ben Proud sees Glasgow Games as "springboard" for Rio Olympics
Team England short-distance specialist Ben Proud wants to use the upcoming Glasgow Commonwealth Games as a "springboard" for Rio 2016.
Jul 17, 21:58