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Swimming at the 2015 World Aquatics Championships – Women's 100 metre breaststroke

The Women's 100 metre breaststroke competition of the swimming events at the 2015 World Aquatics Championships was held on 3 August with the heats and the semifinals and 4 August with the final.[1]

Women's 100 metre breaststroke
at the 2015 World Aquatics Championships
Kazan 2015 - Victory Ceremony 100m breaststroke W.JPG
Medallists
Dates3 August (heats and semifinals)
4 August (final)
Competitors70 from 61 nations
Winning time1:05.66
Medalists
gold medal    Russia
silver medal    Lithuania
bronze medal    Jamaica
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Contents

RecordsEdit

Prior to the competition, the existing world and championship records were as follows.

World record   Rūta Meilutytė (LTU) 1:04.35 Barcelona, Spain 29 July 2013
Competition record   Rūta Meilutytė (LTU) 1:04.35 Barcelona, Spain 29 July 2013

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

The heats were held on 3 August at 10:07.[2]

Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 6 4 Yuliya Yefimova   Russia 1:06.31 Q
2 6 3 Shi Jinglin   China 1:06.45 Q
3 6 5 Jessica Hardy   United States 1:06.68 Q
4 7 4 Rūta Meilutytė   Lithuania 1:06.75 Q
5 7 5 Kanako Watanabe   Japan 1:06.81 Q
6 7 9 Hrafnhildur Lúthersdóttir   Iceland 1:06.87 Q, NR
7 7 6 Taylor McKeown   Australia 1:06.97 Q
8 5 3 Jennie Johansson   Sweden 1:07.09 Q
8 7 3 Alia Atkinson   Jamaica 1:07.09 Q
10 5 2 Jessica Vall   Spain 1:07.13 Q
11 6 8 Fanny Lecluyse   Belgium 1:07.29 Q, NR
12 6 2 Lorna Tonks   Australia 1:07.32 Q
13 5 4 Rikke Møller Pedersen   Denmark 1:07.39 Q
14 5 9 Rachel Nicol   Canada 1:07.52 Q
14 6 6 Arianna Castiglioni   Italy 1:07.52 Q
16 5 8 Jenna Laukkanen   Finland 1:07.58 Q, NR
17 6 7 Viktoriya Zeynep Gunes   Turkey 1:07.60
18 7 7 Rie Kaneto   Japan 1:07.71
19 5 5 Micah Lawrence   United States 1:07.73
20 5 6 Fiona Doyle   Ireland 1:07.81
21 4 5 Kierra Smith   Canada 1:07.88
22 5 1 Marina García Urzainqui   Spain 1:07.97
23 6 9 Vanessa Grimberg   Germany 1:08.04
24 7 1 Petra Chocová   Czech Republic 1:08.09
25 6 1 Ilaria Scarcella   Italy 1:08.13
26 5 7 Maria Astashkina   Russia 1:08.27
26 7 2 Moniek Nijhuis   Netherlands 1:08.27
28 7 8 Amit Ivry   Israel 1:09.08
29 7 0 Mariya Liver   Ukraine 1:09.10
30 5 0 He Yun   China 1:09.17
31 6 0 Tjaša Vozel   Slovenia 1:09.27
32 4 3 Anna Sztankovics   Hungary 1:09.34
33 4 8 Dominika Sztandera   Poland 1:09.38
34 3 9 Maria Romanjuk   Estonia 1:09.49 NR
35 4 2 Julia Sebastian   Argentina 1:09.71
36 4 6 Jhennifer Conceição   Brazil 1:10.14
37 4 7 Jung Seul-ki   South Korea 1:10.19
38 3 5 Aikaterini Sarakatsani   Greece 1:10.68
39 3 1 Mercedes Toledo   Venezuela 1:10.70
39 4 1 Fanny Deberghes   France 1:10.70
41 4 9 Ana Radić   Croatia 1:10.83
42 2 4 Daniela Carrillo   Mexico 1:11.22
43 4 0 Alina Zmushka   Belarus 1:11.39
44 3 4 Aļona Ribakova   Latvia 1:11.45
45 3 7 Yvette Kong   Hong Kong 1:11.46
46 3 2 Phee Jinq En   Malaysia 1:11.76
47 3 0 Daniela Lindemeier   Namibia 1:12.07
48 4 4 Anastasiya Malyavina   Ukraine 1:12.77
49 3 6 Dariya Talanova   Kyrgyzstan 1:13.68
50 3 8 Alexandra Vinicenco   Moldova 1:13.88
51 3 3 Sin Jin-hui   North Korea 1:14.52
52 2 5 Lei On Kei   Macau 1:15.17
53 2 7 Amy Micallef   Malta 1:16.02
54 2 0 Barbara Vali-Skelton   Papua New Guinea 1:16.85
55 2 8 Tilka Paljk   Zambia 1:17.13
56 2 3 Jamila Lunkuse   Uganda 1:17.23
57 2 2 Evita Leter   Suriname 1:17.97
58 2 1 Pilar Shimizu   Guam 1:18.11
59 2 6 Izzy Joachim   Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1:18.28
60 2 9 Teona Bostashvili   Georgia 1:19.53
61 1 3 Claudia Verdino   Monaco 1:19.85
62 1 2 Bonita Imsirovic   Botswana 1:20.81
63 1 5 Oreoluwa Cherebin   Grenada 1:21.06
64 1 4 Rechael Tonjor   Nigeria 1:21.54
65 1 7 Darya Semyonova   Turkmenistan 1:23.19
66 1 6 Anum Bandey   Pakistan 1:25.11
67 1 1 Alphonsine Agahozo   Rwanda 1:27.80
68 1 0 Daniah Hagul   Libya 1:28.59
69 1 8 Sajina Aishath   Maldives 1:32.10
1 9 Alia Al-Shamsi   United Arab Emirates DSQ

SemifinalsEdit

The semifinals were held on 3 August at 17:58.[3]

Semifinal 1Edit

 
Rūta Meilutytė after her semi
Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 5 Rūta Meilutytė   Lithuania 1:05.64 Q
2 4 Shi Jinglin   China 1:06.28 Q
3 6 Jennie Johansson   Sweden 1:06.76 Q
4 3 Hrafnhildur Lúthersdóttir   Iceland 1:07.11 Q
5 1 Rachel Nicol   Canada 1:07.24
6 7 Lorna Tonks   Australia 1:07.54
7 8 Jenna Laukkanen   Finland 1:07.60
8 2 Jessica Vall   Spain 1:08.02

Semifinal 2Edit

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 4 Yuliya Yefimova   Russia 1:05.60 Q
2 2 Alia Atkinson   Jamaica 1:06.21 Q, NR
3 3 Kanako Watanabe   Japan 1:06.64 Q
4 8 Arianna Castiglioni   Italy 1:06.95 Q
5 6 Taylor McKeown   Australia 1:07.19
6 5 Jessica Hardy   United States 1:07.22
7 1 Rikke Møller Pedersen   Denmark 1:07.42
8 7 Fanny Lecluyse   Belgium 1:07.75

FinalEdit

 
Efimova before final heat

The final was held on 4 August at 19:17.[4]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
  4 Yuliya Yefimova   Russia 1:05.66
  5 Rūta Meilutytė   Lithuania 1:06.36
  3 Alia Atkinson   Jamaica 1:06.42
4 2 Kanako Watanabe   Japan 1:06.43
5 6 Shi Jinglin   China 1:06.55
6 8 Hrafnhildur Lúthersdóttir   Iceland 1:07.10
7 7 Jennie Johansson   Sweden 1:07.17
8 1 Arianna Castiglioni   Italy 1:07.60

ReferencesEdit