Ledecky wins the gold in world record timeAnd Ledecky smashes her own world record. GB’s Jazz Carlin gets silver, USAs Smith has bronze. The victory was in doubt for about 0.0004 seconds - the first 0.0004 seconds. An amazing swim from an amazing champion.
From this site.
This is from 2015. The women do not swim the 1500 meter in the Olympics. When you watch this video you see why they did not add it in 2016 either: