Men's 200m Freestyle

World Record: Michael Phelps, USA, 1:43:86

Michael Phelps wins his third gold medal

Michael Phelps has won his third gold medal at the Beijing Olympics in the men’s 200 meter freestyle, breaking the world record in the process.
Gold - United States - Michael Phelps - 1:42.96 WR
Silver - South Korea - Taehwan Park - 1:44.85
Bronze - United States - Peter Vanderkaay - 1:45.14

10 years ago

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After nine hours winning the 400 individual medley and setting a new world record, Michael Phelps set the fourth fastest time in the 200 meter freestyle preliminaries.
“Tonight was just a race to get into tomorrow,” Michael Phelps said. “I just try to conserve everything and make it into the semifinal. I try to bank as [...]