100m freestyle

Britta Steffen wins women’s 100 meter freestyle sets OR

Britta Steffen from Germany has won the gold medal in the women’s 100 meter freestyle setting a new Olympic record of 53.12.
Lisbeth Trickett from Australia won the bronze medal. Just 4/100ths of a second separated Steffen and Trickett.
Natalie Coughlin from the United States won the bronze medal.

11 years ago

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Alain Bernard from France has won the gold medal in the men’s 100 meter freestyle, narrowly beating Eamon Sullivan from Australia.
Jason Lezak from the United States and Cesar Cielo Filho from Brazil tied for third place.
France - Alain Bernard - 47.21
Australia - Eamon Sullivan - 47.32
United States - Jason Lezak - 47.67
Brazil - Cesar Cielo [...]