200-fly and 100-free coverage from Associated Press at SwimWall:
"... The American is competing in Paris as part as his preparations for the U.S. championships, which will determine the roster for 22nd Pan Pacific Championships in Irvine, Calif., in August.
Bernard, swimming in the same heat as Phelps, was unable to accelerate in the last 50 meters. The Frenchman, who is gearing up for August’s European championships in Budapest, Hungary, said he was not worried by his disappointing performance.
“I was very tired,” Bernard said. “And when you’re tired, there is nothing you can do. I wasn’t in a good shape today, and it’s also the result of my training for the European championships. This meeting was not a milestone in my preparations.” ..."