Swimming at the 2017 World Aquatics Championships – Men's 50 metre freestyle

The Men's 50 metre freestyle competition at the 2017 World Championships was held on 28 and 29 July 2017.[1][2]

Men's 50 metre freestyle
at the 2017 World Aquatics Championships
VenueDanube Arena
LocationBudapest, Hungary
Dates28 July (heats and semifinals)
29 July (final)
Competitors120 from 106 nations
Winning time21.15
Medalists
gold medal    United States
silver medal    Brazil
bronze medal    Great Britain
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RecordsEdit

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

World record   César Cielo (BRA) 20.91 São Paulo, Brazil 18 December 2009
Competition record   César Cielo (BRA) 21.08 Rome, Italy 1 August 2009

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

The heats were held on 28 July at 09:30.[3]

Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 12 3 Bruno Fratus   Brazil 21.51 Q
2 11 5 Caeleb Dressel   United States 21.61 Q
3 11 2 Kristian Golomeev   Greece 21.69 Q, NR
4 12 4 Vladimir Morozov   Russia 21.72 Q
5 13 3 Paweł Juraszek   Poland 21.74 Q
6 13 4 Ben Proud   Great Britain 21.93 Q
7 11 4 Cameron McEvoy   Australia 21.95 Q
8 12 2 Luca Dotto   Italy 21.98 Q
9 12 6 César Cielo   Brazil 21.99 Q
12 5 Nathan Adrian   United States Q
11 11 6 Damian Wierling   Germany 22.00 Q
12 13 5 Andriy Hovorov   Ukraine 22.05 Q
13 13 7 Ari-Pekka Liukkonen   Finland 22.12 Q
14 10 4 Serhiy Shevtsov   Ukraine 22.13 Q
15 13 1 Shinri Shioura   Japan 22.17 Q
16 11 1 Krisztián Takács   Hungary 22.18 Q
17 13 6 Evgeny Sedov   Russia 22.20
18 11 8 Maxim Lobanovskij   Hungary 22.23
13 8 Ali Khalafalla   Egypt
20 12 0 Oussama Sahnoune   Algeria 22.27
21 13 2 Jesse Puts   Netherlands 22.28
22 12 7 James Roberts   Australia 22.29
23 11 7 Katsumi Nakamura   Japan 22.32
24 12 1 Yu Hexin   China 22.41
25 13 9 Yuri Kisil   Canada 22.43
26 13 0 Pieter Timmers   Belgium 22.47
27 10 2 Artsiom Machekin   Belarus 22.49
28 10 6 Odysseus Meladinis   Greece 22.50
29 11 3 Simonas Bilis   Lithuania 22.51
30 9 4 Wu Chun-feng   Chinese Taipei 22.53 NR
31 11 9 Douglas Erasmus   South Africa 22.56
32 12 8 Filip Wypych   Poland 22.57
33 9 7 Andrej Barna   Serbia 22.61
34 9 5 Federico Grabich   Argentina 22.68
10 3 Shi Yang   China
36 10 7 Miguel Nascimento   Portugal 22.69
37 9 3 Hanser García   Cuba 22.70
38 9 1 Mislav Sever   Croatia 22.71
10 5 Daniel Hunter   New Zealand
40 8 6 Shane Ryan   Ireland 22.79
41 9 8 Meiron Cheruti   Israel 22.80
10 9 Yauhen Tsurkin   Belarus
43 7 8 Bradley Vincent   Mauritius 22.82 NR
44 10 8 Luís Flores   Puerto Rico 22.83
45 10 0 Zane Waddell   South Africa 22.86
46 9 0 Cristian Quintero   Venezuela 22.87
47 9 2 Daniel Zaitsev   Estonia 22.88
12 9 Oleksandr Loginov   Canada
49 8 4 Justin Plaschka   Jamaica 22.93
9 6 Sam Perry   New Zealand
10 1 Hüseyin Emre Sakçı   Turkey
52 8 2 Julien Henx   Luxembourg 22.98
53 8 5 Triady Fauzi Sidiq   Indonesia 22.99
54 7 0 Alin Coste   Romania 23.04
55 9 9 Yang Jae-hoon   South Korea 23.05
56 7 5 Aleksandar Nikolov   Bulgaria 23.08
57 8 1 Daniel Ramírez   Mexico 23.19
58 8 8 Pavel Izbisciuc   Moldova 23.23
59 8 3 Joshua Romany   Trinidad and Tobago 23.30
8 7 Enzo Martínez   Uruguay
61 7 1 Oliver Elliot   Chile 23.35
62 8 9 Peter Wetzlar   Zimbabwe 23.37
8 0 Aleksey Tarasenko   Uzbekistan
64 7 6 Nikola Bjelajac   Bosnia and Herzegovina 23.42
65 11 0 Renzo Tjon-A-Joe   Suriname 23.51
66 6 3 Matthew Zammit   Malta 23.53
67 7 4 Hoàng Quý Phước   Vietnam 23.56
68 7 2 Marco González   Colombia 23.59
69 3 6 Issa Mohamed   Kenya 23.68
70 6 7 Giorgi Biganishvili   Georgia 23.72 NR
71 6 4 Anthony Barbar   Lebanon 23.76
6 6 Jean-Luc Zephir   Saint Lucia
7 3 Willian Vallejos   Paraguay
74 6 2 Kevin Avila Soto   Guatemala 23.84
7 7 Vahan Mkhitaryan   Armenia
76 6 5 Abdoul Niane   Senegal 23.92
77 2 4 Denílson da Costa   Mozambique 23.93 NR
78 3 0 Farhan Farhan   Bahrain 23.96 NR
79 6 1 Souhail Hamouchane   Morocco 24.14
80 5 3 Mohammed Bedour   Jordan 24.15
6 9 Stefano Mitchell   Antigua and Barbuda
82 5 4 Mahfizur Rahman Sagor   Bangladesh 24.16
83 6 0 Jagger Stephens   Guam 24.18
84 6 8 Hilal Hemed Hilal   Tanzania 24.19
85 2 5 Thibaut Danho   Ivory Coast 24.24
86 5 1 Serginni Marten   Curaçao 24.27
5 5 Miguel Mena   Nicaragua
88 3 5 Ifeakachuku Nmor   Nigeria 24.31
89 5 2 Boško Radulović   Montenegro 24.42
90 7 9 José Alberto Quintanilla   Bolivia 24.43
91 1 6 Myagmaryn Delgerkhüü   Mongolia 24.49 NR
1 2 Bakr Al-Dulaimi   Iraq NR
93 5 6 Christian Nikles   Brunei 24.71
94 5 8 Kerry Ollivierre   Grenada 24.90
95 5 7 Lum Zhaveli   Kosovo 24.92
96 1 5 Temaruata Strickland   Cook Islands 25.21 NR
97 2 3 Khaled Al-Houti Suspended Member Federation 25.24
98 3 2 Adam Moncherry   Seychelles 25.27
99 2 1 Belly-Cresus Ganira   Burundi 25.32 NR
100 5 0 Olim Kurbanov   Tajikistan 25.70 NR
101 4 9 Mark Hoare   Eswatini 25.86 NR
102 5 9 Theo Chiabaut   Monaco 25.87
103 1 3 Cheng Pirort   Cambodia 26.29
4 2 Loiy Juwaihan   Palestine
105 4 5 Santisouk Inthavong   Laos 26.36 NR
106 2 6 Joseph Denobrega   Guyana 26.57
107 3 8 Christian Villacrusis   Northern Mariana Islands 26.61
108 3 9 Andrew Lapuka   Tonga 26.72
109 4 3 Albachir Mouctar   Niger 26.75
110 4 4 Dionisio Augustine   F.S. Micronesia 26.76
111 4 6 Shawn Dingilius-Wallace   Palau 26.95
112 2 9 Ismah Serunjoji   Uganda 27.37
113 2 8 Ismail Muthasim Adnan   Maldives 27.72
114 2 0 Papy Dossous   Haiti 27.98
115 4 1 Jefferson Kpanou   Benin 28.29
116 2 7 Houssein Gaber   Djibouti 28.86
117 2 2 Roland Zouetaba   Burkina Faso 29.53
118 3 3 Phillip Kinono   Marshall Islands 30.75
3 7 Kwesi Jackson   Ghana DNS
3 4 Adama Niane   Senegal
3 1 Mohammad Rajabi   Afghanistan
4 0 Chaoili Aonzoudine   Comoros
4 7 Osman Kamara   Sierra Leone
4 8 Oumar Kaba   Guinea
1 4 Cruz Halbich   Saint Vincent and the Grenadines DSQ

SemifinalsEdit

The semifinals were held on 28 July at 18:09.[4]

Semifinal 1Edit

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 4 Caeleb Dressel   United States 21.29 Q, NR
2 5 Vladimir Morozov   Russia 21.45 Q
3 3 Ben Proud   Great Britain 21.60 Q
4 2 Nathan Adrian   United States 21.83
5 6 Luca Dotto   Italy 21.92
6 7 Andriy Hovorov   Ukraine 21.96
7 8 Krisztián Takács   Hungary 22.05
8 1 Serhiy Shevtsov   Ukraine 22.22

Semifinal 2Edit

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 4 Bruno Fratus   Brazil 21.60 Q
2 1 Ari-Pekka Liukkonen   Finland 21.71 Q
2 5 Kristian Golomeev   Greece 21.71 Q
4 3 Paweł Juraszek   Poland 21.74 Q
5 2 César Cielo   Brazil 21.77 Q
6 6 Cameron McEvoy   Australia 21.81
7 7 Damian Wierling   Germany 21.93
8 8 Shinri Shioura   Japan 22.02

FinalEdit

The final was held on 29 July at 17:39.[5]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
  4 Caeleb Dressel   United States 21.15 NR
  6 Bruno Fratus   Brazil 21.27
  3 Ben Proud   Great Britain 21.43
4 5 Vladimir Morozov   Russia 21.46
5 1 Paweł Juraszek   Poland 21.47 NR
6 7 Ari-Pekka Liukkonen   Finland 21.67
7 2 Kristian Golomeev   Greece 21.73
8 8 César Cielo   Brazil 21.83

ReferencesEdit