Who won the 200 m butterfly in the 2012 Olympic Games?

Who won the 200 m butterfly in the 2012 Olympic Games?

Michael Phelps
Swimming at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Men’s 200 metre butterfly

Men’s 200 metre butterfly at the Games of the XXX Olympiad
Competitors 37 from 28 nations
Winning time 1:52.96 AF
Chad le Clos South Africa Michael Phelps United States Takeshi Matsuda Japan

What did Michael Phelps do in 2012?

At the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Phelps won four gold and two silver medals, and at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, he won five gold medals and one silver. This made him the most successful athlete of the Games for the fourth Olympics in a row.

What is Michael Phelps 200 free time?

He was nearly two seconds ahead of the field when he touched in 1 minute, 42.96 seconds, breaking the mark of 1:43.86 he set at last year’s world championships.

What happened at 2012 Olympics 200m butterfly heats?

Olympic Swimming: Overzealous officials ruin Joseph Schooling’s 200m Butterfly heat. London, Monday, July 30, 2012 — Overzealous swimming officials messed up the pre-race state of mind of Singapore’s Joseph Schooling, 17, causing him to finish poorly in Heat 5 of the 200m Butterfly at the London Olympics.

Where was swimming Olympics held 2012?

Hyde Park
Swimming at the 2012 Summer Olympics/Location
The swimming competitions at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London took place from 28 July to 4 August at the Aquatics Centre. The open-water competition took place from 9 to 10 August in Hyde Park.

How many swimming events are in the 2021 Olympics?

Swimming at the 2020 Summer Olympics

Swimming at the Games of the XXXII Olympiad
Venue Tokyo Aquatics Centre (pool) Odaiba Marine Park (open water)
Dates 24 July – 1 August 2021 4–5 August 2021 (Marathon)
No. of events 37
Competitors 1000

What did Le Clos say about Phelps?

Chad le Clos reportedly said he still has nightmares about losing to Michael Phelps in their much-anticipated rematch in the Rio Olympic 200m butterfly. “I wake up in the middle of the night in a sweat over that race,” le Clos said, according to Independent Online in South Africa.

How tall is Michael Phelps?

1.93 m
Michael Phelps/Height

What is Michael Phelps net worth?

Michael Phelps Net Worth: $80 Million..

What makes London Olympic 2012 exceptionally sensational?

(i) What makes London Olympic 2012 exceptionally sensational? Answer: Performances of Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt make London Olympic 2012 exceptionally sensational. But Michael Phelps has declared to retire from race. On the other hand, Usain Bolt is only 25 years old.

Who won the women’s 200m butterfly?

Zhang Yufei of
TOKYO, July 29 (Reuters) – Zhang Yufei of China won the gold medal in the women’s 200m butterfly at the Tokyo Olympics on Thursday.

What is the shortest event that is swam in the Olympics?

50m freestyle
* The shortest race in the pool is the 50m freestyle. The longest is the 1,500m free. The open water marathon is 10km.

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