Swimming at the 2019 World Aquatics Championships – Women's 50 metre freestyle

The Women's 50 metre freestyle competition at the 2019 World Championships was held on 27 and 28 July 2019.[1][2]

Women's 50 metre freestyle
at the 2019 World Aquatics Championships
VenueNambu University Municipal Aquatics Center
LocationGwangju, South Korea
Dates27 July (heats and semifinals)
28 July (final)
Competitors101 from 94 nations
Winning time24.05
Medalists
gold medal    United States
silver medal    Sweden
bronze medal    Australia
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RecordsEdit

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

World record   Sarah Sjöström (SWE) 23.67 Budapest, Hungary 29 July 2017
Competition record   Sarah Sjöström (SWE) 23.67 Budapest, Hungary 29 July 2017

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

The heats were held on 27 July at 10:00.[3]

Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 11 4 Sarah Sjöström   Sweden 24.26 Q
2 9 4 Cate Campbell   Australia 24.40 Q
3 11 5 Simone Manuel   United States 24.41 Q
4 10 4 Pernille Blume   Denmark 24.44 Q
4 11 3 Maria Kameneva   Russia 24.44 Q
6 11 6 Abbey Weitzeil   United States 24.47 Q
7 9 5 Ranomi Kromowidjojo   Netherlands 24.56 Q
8 9 6 Liu Xiang   China 24.61 Q
9 10 5 Bronte Campbell   Australia 24.74 Q
10 9 3 Femke Heemskerk   Netherlands 24.80 Q
11 11 1 Anna Hopkin   Great Britain 24.85 Q
12 9 2 Michelle Coleman   Sweden 24.95 Q
13 11 7 Lidón Muñoz del Campo   Spain 24.96 Q
14 11 2 Katarzyna Wilk   Poland 24.97 Q
15 9 8 Julie Kepp Jensen   Denmark 25.02 Q
16 10 9 Julie Meynen   Luxembourg 25.07 Q
17 10 1 Federica Pellegrini   Italy 25.08
18 8 3 Neža Klančar   Slovenia 25.12 NR
19 10 2 Wu Qingfeng   China 25.15
20 11 0 Rika Omoto   Japan 25.17
21 10 7 Arina Surkova   Russia 25.19
21 11 8 Theodora Drakou   Greece 25.19
23 10 3 Etiene Medeiros   Brazil 25.26
24 8 4 Anika Apostalon   Czech Republic 25.30
25 8 5 Jeong So-eun   South Korea 25.40
25 9 9 Andrea Murez   Israel 25.40
27 10 0 Erin Gallagher   South Africa 25.48
28 11 9 Quah Ting Wen   Singapore 25.50
29 9 7 Mimosa Jallow   Finland 25.66
30 9 0 Nina Kost    Switzerland 25.74
31 8 1 Selen Özbilen   Turkey 25.83
32 8 8 Kalia Antoniou   Cyprus 25.86
33 7 5 Cherelle Thompson   Trinidad and Tobago 25.89 =NR
34 8 9 Remedy Rule   Philippines 25.92
35 8 6 Gabriela Ņikitina   Latvia 25.96
36 8 2 Karen Torrez   Bolivia 26.01
37 8 0 Chelsey Edwards   New Zealand 26.05
38 8 7 Allyson Ponson   Aruba 26.06
39 2 9 Talita Baqlah   Jordan 26.13 NR
40 7 7 On Kei Lei   Macau 26.34
41 6 8 Felicity Passon   Seychelles 26.35
42 7 9 Natalya Kritinina   Uzbekistan 26.47 NR
43 7 4 Maddy Moore   Bermuda 26.48
44 7 0 Lushavel Stickland   Samoa 26.77
45 7 1 Emily Muteti   Kenya 26.81
45 7 6 Mariel Mencia   Dominican Republic 26.81
47 3 1 Catharine Cooper   Panama 26.88
48 6 5 Matelita Buadromo   Fiji 27.00
49 7 3 Chade Nersicio   Curaçao 27.13
50 3 5 Mónica Ramírez   Andorra 27.17
51 7 2 Lauren Hew   Cayman Islands 27.26
52 6 4 Samantha Roberts   Antigua and Barbuda 27.27
53 6 7 Jeanne Boutbien   Senegal 27.33
54 6 3 Nikol Merizaj   Albania 27.40
55 6 6 Inés Remersaro   Uruguay 27.41
56 2 3 Varsenik Manucharyan   Armenia 27.54
57 2 0 Kimiko Raheem   Sri Lanka 27.56
58 5 6 Batbayaryn Enkhkhüslen   Mongolia 27.66
59 6 0 Marie Khoury   Lebanon 27.85
59 6 2 Naima Hazell   Saint Lucia 27.85
61 6 1 Mariam Imnadze   Georgia 27.95
62 5 4 Bisma Khan   Pakistan 28.05
63 6 9 Lina Khiyara   Morocco 28.17
64 3 0 Judith Meauri   Papua New Guinea 28.30
65 5 2 Daila Ismatul   Guatemala 28.31
66 5 5 Fjorda Shabani   Kosovo 28.34
67 5 9 Noelani Day   Tonga 28.67
68 5 7 Jamila Sanmoogan   Guyana 28.72
69 2 2 Dirngulbai Misech   Palau 28.88
70 5 0 Anastasiia Filina   Kyrgyzstan 28.99
71 3 9 Sofia Shah     Nepal 29.05
72 1 2 Naomy Grand'Pierre   Haiti 29.07
73 5 8 Camille Koenig   Mauritius 29.14
74 2 5 Latroya Pina   Cape Verde 29.34
75 5 3 Avice Meya   Uganda 29.49
76 3 8 Alaa Binrajab   Bahrain 29.55
77 1 6 Angelika Ouedraogo   Burkina Faso 29.60
78 5 1 Ann-Marie Hepler   Marshall Islands 29.63
79 3 6 Taffi Illis   Sint Maarten 29.76
80 4 4 Margie Winter   F.S. Micronesia 29.80
81 4 3 Ammara Pinto   Malawi 29.98
81 4 5 Anastasiya Tyurina   Tajikistan 29.98
83 1 7 Hemthon Vitiny   Cambodia 30.01
84 4 6 Dania Nour   Palestine 30.46
85 4 1 Nafissath Radji   Benin 30.85
86 3 3 Junayna Ahmed   Bangladesh 30.96
87 4 2 Domingas Munhemeze   Mozambique 30.98
88 4 7 Siri Arun Budcharern   Laos 31.32
89 4 8 Sylvia Caloiaro   Tanzania 31.51
90 3 2 Nada Arkaji   Qatar 31.57
91 4 9 Chloe Sauvourel   Central African Republic 32.16
92 2 4 Rahel Gebresilassie   Ethiopia 32.36
93 3 7 Aya Mpali   Gabon 32.68
94 3 4 Roukaya Mahamane   Niger 33.71
95 4 0 Imelda Ximenes   East Timor 34.64
96 2 8 Haneen Ibrahim   Sudan 34.81
97 2 6 Tity Dumbuya   Sierra Leone 34.85
98 1 5 Odrina Kaze   Burundi 34.97
99 2 7 Safia Houssein   Djibouti 37.16
100 1 4 Ida Cham   Gambia 45.44
2 1 Juanita Ndong   Equatorial Guinea DSQ
1 3 Grace Kadje   Togo DNS
7 8 Naomi Ruele   Botswana
9 1 Kayla Sanchez   Canada
10 6 Charlotte Bonnet   France
10 8 Farida Osman   Egypt

SemifinalsEdit

The semifinals were started on 27 July at 20:17.[4]

Semifinal 1Edit

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 4 Cate Campbell   Australia 24.09 Q
2 5 Pernille Blume   Denmark 24.14 Q
3 6 Liu Xiang   China 24.46 QSO
4 3 Abbey Weitzeil   United States 24.58
5 2 Femke Heemskerk   Netherlands 24.77
6 8 Julie Meynen   Luxembourg 24.78 NR
7 7 Michelle Coleman   Sweden 24.94
8 1 Katarzyna Wilk   Poland 25.03

Semifinal 2Edit

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 4 Sarah Sjöström   Sweden 24.05 Q
2 5 Simone Manuel   United States 24.21 Q
3 3 Maria Kameneva   Russia 24.33 Q
4 7 Anna Hopkin   Great Britain 24.34 Q
5 6 Ranomi Kromowidjojo   Netherlands 24.38 Q
6 2 Bronte Campbell   Australia 24.46 QSO
7 8 Julie Kepp Jensen   Denmark 24.89
8 1 Lidón Muñoz del Campo   Spain 25.02

Swim-offEdit

The swim-off was started on 27 July at 22:33.[5]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 5 Bronte Campbell   Australia 24.38 Q
2 4 Liu Xiang   China 24.53

FinalEdit

The final was held on 28 July at 20:47.[6]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
  6 Simone Manuel   United States 24.05
  4 Sarah Sjöström   Sweden 24.07
  5 Cate Campbell   Australia 24.11
4 3 Pernille Blume   Denmark 24.12
5 2 Maria Kameneva   Russia 24.31
6 1 Ranomi Kromowidjojo   Netherlands 24.35
7 7 Anna Hopkin   Great Britain 24.40
8 8 Bronte Campbell   Australia 24.48

ReferencesEdit