The FINA Swimming World Cup gathers world-class swimmers in a series of two-day meets organised between August and November each year since its launch in 1979.
This year August edition held in Moscow from 11th August and South African Cameron Van der Burgh had a sterling outing with two gold medals added to his laureates.
Van Burgh on Wednesday won the 100m breaststroke gold medal after winning the 50m event the day before.
The South African breaststroke specialist coasted to victory in the 100m with a time of 59.27 seconds, with Nic Fink of the United States taking silver in 59.52, while his countryman Cody Miller’s bagged bronze with 1:00.07.
The 27-year-old was the top performer among the South African contingent with Olympic gold medalist Chad le Clos and Myles Brown also landing podium finishes over the two days.
The FINA Swimming World Cup 2015 has 7 more outings this year in Paris, Hong Kong, Beijing, Singapore, Tokyo, Doha, Dubai.