Hugues Duboscq

Kosuke Kitajima wins men’s 200 meter breaststroke

Kosuke Kitajima from Japan has won the men’s 200 meter breaststroke in 2:07.64, setting a new Olympic record. He also won a gold medal in the 100 meter breaststroke, repeating his performance at the Athens Olympics.
Brenton Rickard from Australia won the silver and Hugues Duboscq from France won the bronze medal.

11 years ago

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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