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Swimming at the 1998 World Aquatics Championships – Men's 200 metre freestyle

The finals and the qualifying heats of the Men's 200 metres Freestyle event at the 1998 World Aquatics Championships were held on Monday 12 January 1998 in Perth, Australia.

Men's 200 metre freestyle
at the 1998 FINA World Championships
Date12 January 1998
Competitors27
Winning time1 minute 47.41 seconds
Medalists
gold medal    Australia
silver medal    Italy
bronze medal    Netherlands
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A FinalEdit

Rank Name Time
    Michael Klim (AUS) 1:47.41
    Massimiliano Rosolino (ITA) 1:48.30
    Pieter van den Hoogenband (NED) 1:48.65
4   Jacob Carstensen (DEN) 1:49.74
5   Tom Malchow (USA) 1:50.05
6   Ryk Neethling (RSA) 1:50.08
7   Paul Palmer (GBR) 1:50.43
8   Gustavo Borges (BRA) 1:50.47

B FinalEdit

Rank Name Time
9   Josh Davis (USA) 1:49.66
10   Matthew Dunn (AUS) 1:49.75
11   Trent Bray (NZL) 1:50.04
12   James Salter (GBR) 1:50.27
13   Shunsuke Ito (JPN) 1:51.38
14   Steffen Zesner (GER) 1:51.57
15   Danyon Loader (NZL) 1:51.84
16   Béla Szabados (HUN) 1:52.54

Qualifying heatsEdit

Rank Name Time
1   Michael Klim (AUS) 1:47.96
2   Pieter van den Hoogenband (NED) 1:48.93
3   Massimiliano Rosolino (ITA) 1:49.29
4   Tom Malchow (USA) 1:49.54
5   Gustavo Borges (BRA) 1:49.64
6   Paul Palmer (GBR) 1:50.30
7   Jacob Carstensen (DEN) 1:50.37
8   Ryk Neethling (RSA) 1:50.38
9   Danyon Loader (NZL) 1:50.45
  Trent Bray (NZL)
11   Josh Davis (USA) 1:50.65
12   Matthew Dunn (AUS) 1:50.80
13   James Salter (GBR) 1:50.91
14   Béla Szabados (HUN) 1:51.06
15   Shunsuke Ito (JPN) 1:51.17
16   Steffen Zesner (GER) 1:51.19
17   Marcel Wouda (NED) 1:51.40
18   Jacob Rasmussen (DEN) 1:51.58
19   Andrei Cecan (MDA) 1:51.68
20   Alexei Stepanov (RUS) 1:51.76
21   Anders Lyrbring (SWE) 1:51.86
22   Javier Botello (ESP) 1:53.23
23   Petter Lindh (SWE) 1:53.45
24   Jure Bučar (SLO) 1:53.70
25   Craig Hutchison (CAN) 1:53.78
26   Juan Torrado (ESP) 1:53.85
27   Dimitrios Manganas (GRE) 1:53.86

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "8th FINA World Swimming Championships". SwimNews.com.
  • "1998 FINA World Championships (LCM)". USA Swimming.