Diving at the 2016 Summer Olympics – Men's 3 metre springboard

The men's 3 metre springboard diving competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro was held on 15 and 16 August at the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center in Barra da Tijuca.

Men's 3 metre springboard
at the Games of the XXXI Olympiad
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VenueMaria Lenk Aquatic Center
Date15–16 August 2016
Competitors29 from 20 nations
Winning total547.60 points
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Cao Yuan  China
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Jack Laugher  Great Britain
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Patrick Hausding  Germany
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FormatEdit

The competition was held in three rounds:

  • Preliminary round: All 29 divers perform six dives; the top 18 divers advance to the semi-final.
  • Semi-final: The 18 divers perform six dives; the scores of the qualifications are erased and the top 12 divers advance to the final.
  • Final: The 12 divers perform six dives; the semi-final scores are erased and the top three divers win the gold, silver and bronze medals accordingly.

ScheduleEdit

All times are Brasília time (UTC−3)

Date Time Round
Monday, 15 August 2016 15:15 Preliminary
Tuesday, 16 August 2016 10:00
18:00
Semifinal
Final

ResultsEdit

Rank Diver Nation Preliminary Semifinal Final
Points Rank Points Rank Dive 1 Dive 2 Dive 3 Dive 4 Dive 5 Dive 6 Points
  Cao Yuan   China 498.70 1 489.10 1 85.00 94.50 94.50 90.00 86.70 96.90 547.60
  Jack Laugher   Great Britain 439.95 7 389.40 12 81.60 91.00 90.10 76.05 96.90 88.20 523.85
  Patrick Hausding   Germany 440.00 6 413.50 10 63.00 89.25 79.55 83.30 98.80 85.00 498.90
4 Evgeny Kuznetsov   Russia 449.90 4 468.35 3 81.60 76.50 68.25 90.00 70.00 95.00 481.35
5 Kristian Ipsen   United States 461.35 3 437.70 7 72.00 75.00 72.85 89.25 77.00 89.70 475.80
6 Illya Kvasha   Ukraine 398.20 15 430.05 8 74.10 79.05 82.25 93.10 66.00 83.30 475.10
7 Rommel Pacheco   Mexico 488.25 2 469.70 2 45.90 58.50 86.70 79.20 84.00 96.90 451.20
8 Oliver Dingley   Ireland 399.80 13 414.25 9 74.40 81.60 76.50 69.00 61.50 79.90 442.90
9 César Castro   Brazil 398.85 14 442.45 6 72.00 77.50 76.50 70.50 63.00 76.50 436.00
10 Michael Hixon   United States 421.60 10 467.25 4 60.00 81.60 85.75 77.00 62.70 64.60 431.65
11 Philippe Gagne   Canada 400.75 12 445.40 5 72.00 63.55 73.10 71.40 64.75 80.50 425.30
12 Sebastián Morales   Colombia 447.05 5 406.55 11 65.10 76.50 42.00 34.20 70.20 76.50 364.50
13 Michele Benedetti   Italy 390.85 17 387.30 13 Did not advance
14 Yona Knight-Wisdom   Jamaica 416.55 11 381.40 14 Did not advance
15 Grant Nel   Australia 395.05 16 368.35 15 Did not advance
16 Rodrigo Diego   Mexico 430.70 8 356.05 16 Did not advance
17 Stephan Feck   Germany 423.50 9 354.20 17 Did not advance
18 Ilya Zakharov   Russia 389.90 18 345.60 18 Did not advance
19 Freddie Woodward   Great Britain 388.15 19 Did not advance
20 Ken Terauchi   Japan 380.85 20 Did not advance
21 He Chao   China 380.35 21 Did not advance
22 Sho Sakai   Japan 373.70 22 Did not advance
23 Matthieu Rosset   France 373.40 23 Did not advance
24 Woo Ha-ram   South Korea 364.10 24 Did not advance
25 Youssef Ezzat   Egypt 360.95 25 Did not advance
26 Kevin Chávez   Australia 356.55 26 Did not advance
27 Constantin Blaha   Austria 351.95 27 Did not advance
28 Andrea Chiarabini   Italy 350.40 28 Did not advance
29 Ahmad Amsyar Azman   Malaysia 341.70 29 Did not advance

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