|United Arab Emirates at the|
2017 World Aquatics Championships
|National federation||UAE Swimming Federation|
|in Budapest, Hungary|
|Competitors||1 in 1 sport|
|World Aquatics Championships appearances|
United Arab Emirates competed at the 2017 World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary from 14 July to 30 July.
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|Yaaqoub Al-Saadi||Men's 100 m backstroke||DNS||Did not advance|
|Men's 50 m butterfly||DNS||Did not advance|
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