Women's 200m Freestyle

swimming Beijing Olympics Word Record: Laure Manaudou, France, 1:55:52

Venue: National Aquatic Center

Frederica Pellegrini wins women’s 200m freestyle

Frederica Pellegrini from Italy has won gold in the women’s 200 meter freestyle, with a time of 1:54.82, breaking her own world record in the process.
Sara Isakovic from Slovenia won silver and Jiaying Pang from China has won the bronze medal.

9 years ago

Other Headlines

Laure Manaudou from France has pulled out of the women’s 200 meters freestyle event of the Beijing Olympics after withdrawing from the event at her country’s national championships.
Manaudou burst into tears after suffering her first defeat since June 2004 in the 400 meters freestyle.
Camelia Potec of Romania won the race, with Coralie Balmy from [...]