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Vazaios lands bronze in Euro short-course champ.

Vazaios lands bronze in Euro short-course champ.

Greek swimming champion Andreas Vazaios earned bronze and broke his own national record in the 100 meters medley at the European Short-Course Championship in Israel on Sunday.

The 21-year-old swimmer clocked 52.67 seconds to beat his 53.09-sec Greek record and earn his first medal in his third short-course final in a European Championship.

This was the seventh medal Greece has ever won in the competition and the first since 2007.

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