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Swimming at the 2013 World Aquatics Championships – Men's 200 metre backstroke

The men's 200 metre backstroke event in swimming at the 2013 World Aquatics Championships took place on 1–2 August July at the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona, Spain.[1][2]

Men's 200 metre backstroke
at the 2013 World Aquatics Championships
Venue Palau Sant Jordi
Date August 1, 2013 (heats &
semifinals)
August 2, 2013 (final)
Competitors 35 from 30 nations
Winning time 1:53.79
Medalists
gold medal    United States
silver medal    Poland
bronze medal    United States
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Contents

RecordsEdit

Prior to this competition, the existing world and championship records were:

World record   Aaron Peirsol (USA) 1:51.92 Rome, Italy 31 July 2009 [3][4]
Competition record   Aaron Peirsol (USA) 1:51.92 Rome, Italy 31 July 2009 [3][4]

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

The heats were held at 10:21.[5]

Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 4 4 Tyler Clary   United States 1:56.76 Q
2 2 5 Craig McNally   Great Britain 1:57.18 Q
3 2 4 Ryan Lochte   United States 1:57.19 Q
4 4 3 Péter Bernek   Hungary 1:57.20 Q
5 2 3 Yannick Lebherz   Germany 1:57.33 Q
6 3 3 Matson Lawson   Australia 1:57.48 Q
7 4 5 Kosuke Hagino   Japan 1:57.52 Q
8 3 4 Ryosuke Irie   Japan 1:57.53 Q
9 4 2 Chris Walker-Hebborn   Great Britain 1:57.95 Q
10 3 6 Gábor Balog   Hungary 1:57.98 Q
11 3 5 Radosław Kawęcki   Poland 1:57.99 Q
12 4 7 Xu Jiayu   China 1:58.29 Q
13 3 7 Federico Turrini   Italy 1:58.54 Q
14 4 1 Danas Rapšys   Lithuania 1:59.11 Q
15 2 2 Leonardo de Deus   Brazil 1:59.17 Q
16 2 1 Darren Murray   South Africa 1:59.19 Q
17 4 6 Mitch Larkin   Australia 1:59.34
18 3 2 Yakov-Yan Toumarkin   Israel 1:59.39
19 2 7 Pedro Oliveira   Portugal 1:59.95
20 3 8 Lukas Rauftlin    Switzerland 2:00.45
21 4 0 Russell Wood   Canada 2:00.51
22 3 1 Alexandr Tarabrin   Kazakhstan 2:01.08
23 2 8 Im Tae-Jeong   South Korea 2:01.23
24 2 6 Gareth Kean   New Zealand 2:02.81
25 2 0 Jean-François Schneiders   Luxembourg 2:02.96
26 3 0 Marko Krce Rabar   Croatia 2:03.50
27 4 8 Pedro Medel   Cuba 2:03.63
28 2 9 I Gede Siman Sudartawa   Indonesia 2:04.90
29 3 9 Ezequiel Trujillo   Mexico 2:05.92
30 1 4 Yeziel Morales   Puerto Rico 2:06.09
31 1 6 Boris Kirillov   Azerbaijan 2:08.74
32 1 5 Gorazd Chepishevski   Macedonia 2:09.89
33 1 3 Awse Ma'aya   Jordan 2:12.31
34 1 2 Yaaqoub Al-Saadi   United Arab Emirates 2:21.51
4 9 Danil Bukin   Uzbekistan DSQ

SemifinalsEdit

The semifinals were held at 19:20.[6]

Semifinal 1Edit

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 6 Ryosuke Irie   Japan 1:56.14 Q
2 7 Xu Jiayu   China 1:56.42 Q
3 4 Craig McNally   Great Britain 1:56.97 Q
4 5 Péter Bernek   Hungary 1:57.37 Q
5 2 Gábor Balog   Hungary 1:57.42
6 3 Matson Lawson   Australia 1:57.55
7 1 Danas Rapšys   Lithuania 1:59.05
8 8 Darren Murray   South Africa 2:02.12

Semifinal 2Edit

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 4 Tyler Clary   United States 1:55.16 Q
2 5 Ryan Lochte   United States 1:55.88 Q
3 7 Radosław Kawęcki   Poland 1:56.14 Q
4 6 Kosuke Hagino   Japan 1:56.24 Q
5 3 Yannick Lebherz   Germany 1:57.71
6 8 Leonardo de Deus   Brazil 1:57.92
7 2 Chris Walker-Hebborn   Great Britain 1:58.16
8 1 Federico Turrini   Italy 1:59.16

FinalEdit

The final was held at 18:09.[7]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
  5 Ryan Lochte   United States 1:53.79
  6 Radosław Kawęcki   Poland 1:54.24 ER, NR
  4 Tyler Clary   United States 1:54.64
4 3 Ryosuke Irie   Japan 1:55.07
5 2 Kosuke Hagino   Japan 1:55.43
6 1 Craig McNally   Great Britain 1:55.67
7 7 Xu Jiayu   China 1:57.13
8 8 Péter Bernek   Hungary 1:58.26

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "BCN 2013 – Swimming: Schedule". FINA. 8 July 2013. Archived from the original on 23 December 2013. Retrieved 21 July 2013.
  2. ^ Start list
  3. ^ a b "Cavic supplants Phelps' 100 fly time". ESPN. 31 July 2009. Retrieved 8 July 2013.
  4. ^ a b Michaelis, Vicky (31 July 2009). "Phelps earns relay gold medal, Peirsol sets 200m backstroke mark". USA Today. Retrieved 10 July 2013.
  5. ^ Heats Results
  6. ^ Semifinals Results
  7. ^ Final Results

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