Swimming at the 2018 Mediterranean Games – Men's 100 metre backstroke

The men's 100 metre backstroke competition at the 2018 Mediterranean Games was held on 24 June 2018 at the Campclar Aquatic Center.[1]

Men's 100 metre backstroke
at the 2018 Mediterranean Games
VenueCampclar Aquatic Center
LocationTarragona, Spain
Dates24 June
Competitors17 from 12 nations
Winning time54.68
Medalists
gold medal    Greece
silver medal    Italy
silver medal    Italy
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RecordsEdit

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Mediterranean Games records were as follows:

World record   Ryan Murphy (USA) 51.85 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 13 August 2016
Mediterranean Games record   Aschwin Wildeboer (ESP) 52.38 Pescara, Italy 1 July 2009

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

The heats were held at 10:18.

Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 2 4 Simone Sabbioni   Italy 54.72 Q
2 1 7 Christopher Ciccarese   Italy 54.75 Q
3 1 5 Youssef Said   Egypt 55.74 Q
4 3 3 Gabriel José Lopes   Portugal 55.79 Q
5 2 3 Jorge Martín   Spain 56.26 Q
6 3 4 Apostolos Christou   Greece 56.64 Q
7 3 5 Nikolaos Sofianidis   Greece 56.80 Q
8 3 6 Anton Lončar   Croatia 56.97 Q
9 3 2 Anže Ferš Eržen   Slovenia 57.07
10 1 6 Ege Başer   Turkey 57.32
11 2 5 Juan Segura   Spain 57.37
12 2 6 Francisco Santos   Portugal 57.43
13 1 3 Geoffroy Mathieu   France 57.54
14 2 7 Driss Lahrichi   Morocco 57.77
15 1 2 Filippos Iakovidis   Cyprus 57.98
16 2 2 Ryad Bouhamidi   Algeria 58.51
17 3 7 Tryfonas Hadjichristoforou   Cyprus 58.67

FinalEdit

The final was held at 18:32.

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
  7 Apostolos Christou   Greece 54.68
  4 Simone Sabbioni   Italy 54.77
  5 Christopher Ciccarese   Italy 54.77
4 1 Nikolaos Sofianidis   Greece 55.23
5 6 Gabriel José Lopes   Portugal 55.77
6 2 Jorge Martín   Spain 55.88
7 8 Anton Lončar   Croatia 56.22
8 3 Youssef Said   Egypt 56.48

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2018 Mediterranean Games – Swimming schedule" (PDF). tarragona2018.cat. Retrieved 23 June 2018.