Conor Ferguson second fastest qualifier at World Juniors
Bangor club swimmer Conor Ferguson is in contention for a medal after an impressive semi-final performance at the World Junior Championships.
The 17-year-old won his 100m backstroke semi-final by eight tenths of a second and is the second fastest qualifier for Thursday night's final in Indianapolis.
Ferguson clocked 54.53 seconds with Spain's Hugo Gonzalez on 54.43.
In July, Ferguson won a silver medal for Ireland in the 50m backstroke at the European Junior Championships.