Swimming at the 2018 Mediterranean Games – Men's 50 metre backstroke

The men's 50 metre backstroke competition at the 2018 Mediterranean Games was held on 23 June 2018 at the Campclar Aquatic Center.[1]

Men's 50 metre backstroke
at the 2018 Mediterranean Games
VenueCampclar Aquatic Center
LocationTarragona, Spain
Dates23 June
Competitors20 from 13 nations
Winning time25.11
Medalists
gold medal    Italy
silver medal    Italy
bronze medal    Greece
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RecordsEdit

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

World record   Liam Tancock (GBR) 24.04 Rome, Italy 2 August 2009
Mediterranean Games record   Aschwin Wildeboer (ESP) 24.73 Pescara, Italy 27 June 2009

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

The heats were held at 09:55.

Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 3 4 Niccolò Bonacchi   Italy 25.34 Q
2 2 4 Apostolos Christou   Greece 25.43 Q
3 1 4 Simone Sabbioni   Italy 25.49 Q
4 1 5 Hugo González   Spain 25.59 Q
5 3 5 Nikolaos Sofianidis   Greece 25.90 Q
6 3 3 Youssef Said   Egypt 25.97 Q
7 2 3 Sergio Campos   Spain 26.03 Q
8 2 5 Alexis Santos   Portugal 26.18 Q
9 2 2 Tryfonas Hadjichristoforou   Cyprus 26.31 NR
10 1 2 Anže Ferš Eržen   Slovenia 26.44
10 1 3 Gabriel José Lopes   Portugal 26.44
12 2 6 İskender Baslakov   Turkey 26.62
13 3 1 Driss Lahrichi   Morocco 26.68
14 3 2 Vangelis Zorbis   Cyprus 26.93
15 2 7 Anton Lončar   Croatia 27.24
16 1 6 Geoffroy Mathieu   France 27.43
17 3 3 Ege Başer   Turkey 27.51
18 3 7 Ryad Bouhamidi   Algeria 27.59
19 1 7 Abdelrahman Elaraby   Egypt 27.81
20 2 1 Dion Kadriu   Bosnia and Herzegovina 30.43

FinalEdit

The final was held at 17:54.[2]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
  3 Simone Sabbioni   Italy 25.11
  4 Niccolò Bonacchi   Italy 25.21
  5 Apostolos Christou   Greece 25.35
4 6 Hugo González   Spain 25.56
5 2 Nikolaos Sofianidis   Greece 25.71
6 1 Sergio Campos   Spain 26.06
7 8 Alexis Santos   Portugal 26.07
7 7 Youssef Said   Egypt 26.07

ReferencesEdit

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