Russian Morozov breaks freestyle record
Fabio Terrone
European champion Vladimir Morozov won the 100-yard freestyle at the NCAA Championships

Russian swimmer Vladimir Morozov broke the men's 100 yard freestyle record at the NCAA championships in Indianapolis on Saturday.

Morozov timed 40.76 seconds to break the old mark of 40.92sec set by Cesar Cielo of Brazil in 2008.

Morozov, 20, won the bronze medal with the 400 metres freestyle realy at last year's Olympics and won the 100m freestyle and 100m individual medley titles at the SC Europeans in Chartres (France).