Men's 200 metre freestyle
at the 2011 World Aquatics Championships
Dates July 25, 2011 (heats and semifinals)
July 26, 2011 (final)
Competitors 60 from 51 nations
Winning time 1:44.44
Medalists
Gold medal    United States
Silver medal    United States
Bronze medal    Germany
«2009 2013»
2011 FINA
World Championships

Shanghai, China
Diving
Individual
1 m men women
3 m men women
10 m men women
Synchronised
3 m men women
10 m men women
Open water swimming
5 km men women
10 km men women
25 km men women
Team team
Swimming
Freestyle
50 m men women
100 m men women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
Backstroke
50 m men women
100 m men women
200 m men women
Breaststroke
50 m men women
100 m men women
200 m men women
Butterfly
50 m men women
100 m men women
200 m men women
Individual medley
200 m men women
400 m men women
Freestyle relay
4×100 m men women
4×200 m men women
Medley relay
4×100 m men women
Synchronised swimming
Solo technical free
Duet technical free
Team technical free
combination
Water polo

The men's 200 metre freestyle competition of the swimming events at the 2011 World Aquatics Championships took place July 25 and 26. The heats and semifinals took place July 25 and the final was held July 26.

Records

Prior to the competition, the existing world and championship records were as follows.
Name Nation Time Location Date
World record
Championship record
Paul Biedermann  Germany 1:42.00 Rome July 28, 2009

No new world or competition records were set during this competition.

Results

Heats

60 swimmers participated in 8 heats, qualified swimmers are listed:[1]
Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 7 4 Ryan Lochte  United States 1:46.34 Q
2 7 3 Sebastiaan Verschuren  Netherlands 1:46.53 Q
3 8 5 Paul Biedermann  Germany 1:46.56 Q
4 8 4 Park Tae-Hwan  South Korea 1:46.63 Q
5 7 5 Michael Phelps  United States 1:46.98 Q
6 6 4 Yannick Agnel  France 1:47.11 Q
7 7 7 Dominik Meichtry  Switzerland 1:47.38 Q
8 8 1 Ross Davenport  Great Britain 1:47.59 Q
9 8 3 Danila Izotov  Russia 1:47.72 Q
10 7 8 Shaune Fraser  Cayman Islands 1:47.73 Q
11 6 6 Robert Renwick  Great Britain 1:47.88 Q
12 5 3 Nimrod Shapira Bar-Or  Israel 1:48.11 Q
13 7 1 Yuki Kobori  Japan 1:48.19 Q
14 6 5 Nikita Lobintsev  Russia 1:48.28 Q
15 5 8 Nicolas Oliveira  Brazil 1:48.33 Q
16 8 6 Kenrick Monk  Australia 1:48.42 Q
17 8 2 Tim Wallburger  Germany 1:48.43
18 6 7 Gianluca Maglia  Italy 1:48.54
19 6 1 Sho Uchida  Japan 1:48.64
20 6 8 Marco Belotti  Italy 1:48.66
21 5 5 Markus Rogan  Austria 1:48.82
22 6 3 Thomas Fraser-Holmes  Australia 1:48.86
23 4 3 Matthew Stanley  New Zealand 1:48.93
24 7 2 Li Yunqi  China 1:48.94
25 7 6 Jean Basson  South Africa 1:48.95
26 8 8 Glenn Surgeloose  Belgium 1:48.96
27 5 6 Chad Bobrosky  Canada 1:49.01
28 5 7 Cristian Quintero  Venezuela 1:49.27
29 6 2 Jiang Haiqi  China 1:49.43
30 8 7 Joost Reijns  Netherlands 1:49.56
31 3 5 Wong Kai Wai David  Hong Kong 1:49.58
32 5 2 Mads Glæsner  Denmark 1:49.59
33 5 1 Benjamin Hockin  Paraguay 1:49.85
34 4 5 Dominik Straga  Croatia 1:51.35
35 4 4 Radovan Siljevski  Serbia 1:51.42
36 3 2 Uvis Kalnins  Latvia 1:52.20
37 4 2 Robin Andreasson  Sweden 1:52.21
38 5 4 Ryan Pini  Papua New Guinea 1:52.23
39 4 6 Mateo de Angulo  Colombia 1:52.25
40 4 7 Jessie Lacuna  Philippines 1:52.27
41 3 4 Martín Kutscher  Uruguay 1:52.49
42 4 1 Danny Yeo  Singapore 1:52.54
43 3 7 Mario Montoya  Costa Rica 1:52.64
44 4 8 Raúl Martínez  Puerto Rico 1:52.93
45 3 1 Sebastian Jahnsen  Peru 1:53.68
46 3 6 Irakli Revishvili Georgia 1:54.02
47 2 4 Nicholas Schwab  Dominican Republic 1:54.95
48 2 5 Matthew Abeysinghe  Sri Lanka 1:55.33 NR
48 3 3 Phạm Thành Nguyện  Vietnam 1:55.33
50 2 2 Allan Gutierrez  Honduras 1:56.74
51 2 3 Emanuele Nicolini  San Marino 1:57.23
52 2 7 Quinton Delie  Namibia 1:57.47
53 3 8 Mohamed Madouh  Kuwait 1:57.64
54 2 6 Jemal Le Grand  Aruba 1:58.24
55 1 4 Obaid Al Jasmi  United Arab Emirates 1:58.49
56 2 1 Gebrel Ahmed  Palestine 2:02.27
57 2 8 Mathieu Marquet  Mauritius 2:02.41
58 1 5 Paul Elaisa  Fiji 2:03.95
59 1 3 Anderson Lim  Brunei 2:06.40
60 1 6 Ryan Givinden  Seychelles 2:18.07

Semifinals

The semifinal were held at 18:57.[2]

Semifinal 1

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 3 Yannick Agnel  France 1:45.62 Q
2 5 Park Tae-Hwan  South Korea 1:46.23 Q
3 1 Nikita Lobintsev  Russia 1:47.34 Q
4 4 Sebastiaan Verschuren  Netherlands 1:47.52
5 6 Ross Davenport  Great Britain 1:47.76
6 8 Kenrick Monk  Australia 1:47.86
7 2 Shaune Fraser  Cayman Islands 1:48.46
8 7 Nimrod Shapira Bar Or  Israel 1:48.59

Semifinal 2

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 5 Paul Biedermann  Germany 1:45.93 Q
2 4 Ryan Lochte  United States 1:46.11 Q
3 3 Michael Phelps  United States 1:46.91 Q
4 6 Dominik Meichtry  Switzerland 1:47.30 Q
5 2 Danila Izotov  Russia 1:47.39 Q
6 7 Robert Renwick  Great Britain 1:47.89
7 8 Nicolas Oliveira  Brazil 1:48.18
8 1 Yuki Kobori  Japan 1:48.65

Final

The final was held at 18:02.[3]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1st 3 Ryan Lochte  United States 1:44.44
2nd 2 Michael Phelps  United States 1:44.79
3rd 5 Paul Biedermann  Germany 1:44.88
4 6 Park Tae-Hwan  South Korea 1:44.92
5 4 Yannick Agnel  France 1:44.99 NR
6 1 Nikita Lobintsev  Russia 1:46.57
7 7 Dominik Meichtry  Switzerland 1:47.02
8 8 Danila Izotov  Russia 1:47.46

References

  1. ^ "2011 World Aquatics Championships - Men's 200 metre freestyle (heats)". Omega Timing. Retrieved 2011-07-25. 
  2. ^ "2011 World Aquatics Championships - Men's 200 metre freestyle (semifinals)". Omega Timing. Retrieved 2011-07-25. 
  3. ^ "2011 World Aquatics Championships – Men's 200 metre freestyle (final)". Omega Timing. Retrieved 2011-07-26. 

External links

  • 2011 World Aquatics Championships: Men's 200 metre freestyle entry list, from OmegaTiming.com; retrieved 2011-07-23.
  • FINA World Championships, Swimming: Ryan Lochte Bests Michael Phelps For 200 Free Gold, Swimming World Magazine (2011-07-26); retrieved 2011-08-11.