Alicia Coutts defeats Stephanie Rice twice at the 2011 Telstra Australian Swimming Championship
Australian swimmer Alicia Coutts ousted Stephanie Rice in the 100m butterfly and 200m individual medley, in the final session on the 2nd day of the Telstra Australian Swimming Championship 2011, being held in Sydney. The championship is being
conducted with the aim to select swimmers for the Australian swimming team, for the Shanghai World Championships 2011 in July.
The session started with the women’s 100m butterfly, where Alicia Coutts earned the gold medal over the great Stephanie Rice in a time of 1:00.12 minutes. Rice, who just recovered from her shoulder surgery, posted a time of 1:00.37 minutes for the silver
James Stacey secured the third spot