Silver Medal for Alshammar Share Published måndag 3 augusti 2009 kl 08.40 Sweden finished the final day of the World swimming championships in Rome at the weekend with a silver medal for Therese Alshammar. Alshammar won silver in Sunday evening’s 50m freestyle, finishing behind Germany's Britta Steffen. Hear more Listen to Rebecca Martin's report 1:53 min 1:53 min Sports Our journalism is based on credibility and impartiality. Swedish Radio is independent and not affiliated to any political, religious, financial, public or private interests. Find out more about how we work (in Swedish).