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

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

Men's 200 metre breaststroke
at the 2013 World Aquatics Championships
Venue Palau Sant Jordi
Dates August 1, 2013 (heats &
semifinals)
August 2, 2013 (final)
Competitors 43 from 36 nations
Winning time 2:07.23 CR
Medalists
gold medal    Hungary
silver medal    Germany
bronze medal    Finland
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Contents

RecordsEdit

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

World record   Akihiro Yamaguchi (JPN) 2:07.01 Gifu, Japan 15 September 2012 [3][4]
Competition record   Christian Sprenger (AUS) 2:07.31 Rome, Italy 30 July 2009 [5]

The following new records were set during this competition.

Date Event Name Nationality Time Record
2 August Final Dániel Gyurta   Hungary 2:07.23 CR

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

The heats were held at 10:54.[6]

Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 5 2 Marco Koch   Germany 2:09.39 Q
2 3 5 Andrew Willis   Great Britain 2:09.91 Q
3 5 4 Dániel Gyurta   Hungary 2:09.94 Q
4 3 7 Matti Mattsson   Finland 2:10.16 Q, NR
5 3 4 Akihiro Yamaguchi   Japan 2:10.17 Q
6 5 5 Ryo Tateishi   Japan 2:10.41 Q
7 3 3 Giedrius Titenis   Lithuania 2:10.70 Q
8 5 3 Vyacheslav Sinkevich   Russia 2:10.82 Q
9 3 6 Laurent Carnol   Luxembourg 2:10.94 Q
10 4 8 Tomáš Klobučník   Slovakia 2:11.00 Q, NR
11 4 5 Kevin Cordes   United States 2:11.40 Q
12 3 2 Marat Amaltdinov   Russia 2:11.41 Q
13 4 3 Christian vom Lehn   Germany 2:11.45 Q
14 4 4 Michael Jamieson   Great Britain 2:11.47 Q
15 5 6 B.J. Johnson   United States 2:11.64 Q
16 5 7 Panagiotis Samilidis   Greece 2:11.71 Q
17 4 2 Mao Feilian   China 2:11.81
18 4 7 Luca Pizzini   Italy 2:11.93
19 5 1 Mikolaj Machnik   Poland 2:11.98
20 3 1 Sławomir Kuczko   Poland 2:12.21
21 5 8 Dimitrios Koulouris   Greece 2:12.87
22 4 6 Glenn Snyders   New Zealand 2:13.10
23 2 3 Carlos Almeida   Portugal 2:13.21 NR
24 3 0 Ashton Baumann   Canada 2:13.46
25 2 8 Dmitriy Balandin   Kazakhstan 2:13.53
26 5 0 Jorge Murillo   Colombia 2:14.06
27 3 8 Ju Jang-Hun   South Korea 2:14.79
28 2 6 Gal Nevo   Israel 2:14.94
29 2 1 Anton Sveinn McKee   Iceland 2:15.12
30 2 5 Carlos Claverie   Venezuela 2:15.76 NR
31 4 1 Ihor Borysyk   Ukraine 2:15.84
32 2 4 Sandeep Sejwal   India 2:16.05
33 2 2 Jakub Maly   Austria 2:16.12
34 4 9 Pavel Kapylou   Belarus 2:16.68
35 4 0 Christian Schurr Voight   Mexico 2:17.62
36 2 7 Eladio Carrion   Puerto Rico 2:17.82
37 3 9 Irakli Bolkvadze   Georgia 2:18.23
38 2 0 Joshua Hall   Philippines 2:19.16
39 5 9 Nuttapong Ketin   Thailand 2:19.71
40 2 9 Damir Davletbaev   Kyrgyzstan 2:25.73
41 1 4 Eli Ebenezer Wong   Northern Mariana Islands 2:23.75
42 1 5 Alexandros Axiotis   Zambia 2:34.43
43 1 3 Ashraf Hassan   Maldives 2:55.19

SemifinalsEdit

The semifinals were held at 18:54.[7]

Semifinal 1Edit

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 4 Andrew Willis   Great Britain 2:09.11 Q
2 6 Vyacheslav Sinkevich   Russia 2:09.47 Q
3 1 Michael Jamieson   Great Britain 2:09.62 Q
4 5 Matti Mattsson   Finland 2:09.96 Q, NR
5 3 Ryo Tateishi   Japan 2:10.01 Q
6 8 Panagiotis Samilidis   Greece 2:11.21
7 2 Tomáš Klobučník   Slovakia 2:11.56
8 7 Marat Amaltdinov   Russia 2:13.06

Semifinal 2Edit

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 5 Dániel Gyurta   Hungary 2:08.50 Q
2 4 Marco Koch   Germany 2:08.61 Q
3 3 Akihiro Yamaguchi   Japan 2:10.00 Q
4 7 Kevin Cordes   United States 2:10.03
5 1 Christian vom Lehn   Germany 2:10.12
6 6 Giedrius Titenis   Lithuania 2:10.17
7 8 B.J. Johnson   United States 2:10.79
8 2 Laurent Carnol   Luxembourg 2:11.73

FinalEdit

The final was held at 19:32.[8]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
  4 Dániel Gyurta   Hungary 2:07.23 CR, ER
  5 Marco Koch   Germany 2:08.54
  7 Matti Mattsson   Finland 2:08.95 NR
4 3 Andrew Willis   Great Britain 2:09.13
5 2 Michael Jamieson   Great Britain 2:09.14
6 6 Vyacheslav Sinkevich   Russia 2:09.34
7 1 Akihiro Yamaguchi   Japan 2:09.57
8 8 Ryo Tateishi   Japan 2:10.28

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. ^ "Akihiro Yamaguchi Drops World Record in Japan". Swimming World Magazine. 15 September 2012. Archived from the original on 7 October 2012. Retrieved 21 July 2013.
  4. ^ "Akihiro Yamaguchi sets world record". ESPN. 15 September 2012. Retrieved 21 July 2013.
  5. ^ Cowley, Michael (31 July 2009). "Gold for Schipper as Sprenger breaks world record". Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 10 July 2013.
  6. ^ Heats Results
  7. ^ Semifinals Results
  8. ^ Final Results

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