2018 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships – Men's 200 metre breaststroke

The men's 200 metre breaststroke competition at the 2018 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships took place on August 12 at the Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center.[1] The defending champion was Yasuhiro Koseki of Japan.[2]

Men's 200 metre breaststroke
at the 2018 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships
VenueTokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center
Dates12 August (heats &
finals)
Competitors14 from 6 nations
Winning time2:07.75
Medalists
gold medal    Japan
silver medal    Australia
bronze medal    Australia
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RecordsEdit

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Pan Pacific records were as follows:

World record   Ippei Watanabe (JPN) 2:06.67 Tokyo, Japan 29 January 2017
Pan Pacific Championships record   Kosuke Kitajima (JPN) 2:08.36 Irvine, United States 21 August 2010

ResultsEdit

All times are in minutes and seconds.

KEY: QA Qualified A Final QB Qualified B Final CR Championships record NR National record PB Personal best SB Seasonal best

HeatsEdit

The first round was held on 12 August from 10:00.[3]

Only two swimmers from each country may advance to the A or B final. If a country not qualify any swimmer to the A final, that same country may qualify up to three swimmers to the B final.[4]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Josh Prenot   United States 2:08.02 QA, CR
2 Andrew Wilson   United States 2:08.66 QA, WD
3 Matthew Wilson   Australia 2:09.26 QA
4 Yasuhiro Koseki   Japan 2:09.27 QA
5 Zac Stubblety-Cook   Australia 2:11.52 QA
6 Ippei Watanabe   Japan 2:12.15 QA
7 Eli Wall   Canada 2:13.44 QA
8 Liu Yunsong   China 2:14.29 QA
9 Wang Lizhuo   China 2:14.68 QA
10 Hiromasa Fujimori   Japan 2:15.02 QB
11 Song Jiale   China 2:19.07 QB
12 Tristan Cote   Canada 2:22.13 QB
13 Timothy Yen   Philippines 2:38.06 QB
Chase Kalisz   United States DNS

B FinalEdit

The B final was held on 12 August from 17:30.[5]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
9 Hiromasa Fujimori   Japan 2:14.04
10 Song Jiale   China 2:16.77
11 Tristan Cote   Canada 2:19.36
12 Timothy Yen   Philippines 2:36.01

A FinalEdit

The A final was held on 12 August from 17:30.[6]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Ippei Watanabe   Japan 2:07.75 CR
  Zac Stubblety-Cook   Australia 2:07.89
  Matthew Wilson   Australia 2:08.22
4 Yasuhiro Koseki   Japan 2:08.25
5 Josh Prenot   United States 2:08.44
6 Wang Lizhuo   China 2:11.49
7 Liu Yunsong   China 2:12.27
8 Eli Wall   Canada 2:13.56

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Schedule Pan Pacs 2018". Pan Pacs 2018. Retrieved 14 August 2018.
  2. ^ "Results of the 200-metre breaststroke finals at 2014 Pan Pacific". Australia Swimming. 24 August 2014. Retrieved 14 August 2018.
  3. ^ "Pan Pacific Championships 2018 – Men 200m Breaststroke Heats" (PDF). Seiko.co.jp. 12 August 2018. Retrieved 14 August 2018.
  4. ^ "Pan Pacs 2018 – Information Bulletin #2" (PDF). Pan Pacs 2018. 12 April 2018. Retrieved 14 August 2018.
  5. ^ "Pan Pacific Championships 2018 – Men 200m Breaststroke B-Final" (PDF). Seiko.co.jp. 12 August 2018. Retrieved 14 August 2018.
  6. ^ "Pan Pacific Championships 2018 – Men 200m Breaststroke Final" (PDF). Seiko.co.jp. 12 August 2018. Retrieved 14 August 2018.