Men's 100m Breaststroke

World Record: Brendan Hansen, USA, 59.13

Gold and new world record to Kitajima in men’s 100 meter breaststroke

Another world record broken as Kitajima takes the gold medal in the men’s 100 meter breaststroke.
Gold - Kosuke Kitajima - Japan - 58.91WR
Silver - Alexander Dale Oen - Norway - 59.20
Bronze - Hugues Duboscq - France - 59.37

10 years ago

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United States breast stroker Brendan Hansen has booked his place on the Olympic swimming team and is hoping to beat his rival Japanese swimmer Kosuke Kitajima.
“Now that I am on the team I can relax and do what I do best and use my strengths to my advantage,” Hansen told reporters, after booking his ticket [...]

Katie Hoff won the women’s 400 meters freestyle at the U.S. swimming trials just after setting a world record for the 400 meter individual medley.
Brendan Hansen won the 100 meters breaststroke earning a place in the Olympic team. He holds the world record for the event.
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