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Swimming at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships – Men's 100 metre breaststroke

Men's 100 metre breaststroke
at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships
Dates September 4, 1973
Winning time 1:04.02 WR
Medalists
Gold medal  22x20px United States
Silver medal  22x20px Soviet Union
Bronze medal  22x20px Japan
1975 →
1973 FINA
World Championships

23x15px Belgrade, Yugoslavia
Diving
Individual
3 m men women
10 m men women
Swimming
Freestyle
100 m men women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m women
1500 m men
Backstroke
100 m men women
200 m men women
Breaststroke
100 m men women
200 m men women
Butterfly
100 m men women
200 m men women
Individual medley
200 m men women
400 m men women
Freestyle relay
4×100 m men women
4×200 m men
Medley relay
4×100 m men women
Synchronised swimming
Solo women
Duet women
Team women
Water polo

The men's 100 metre breaststroke competition of the swimming events at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships took place on September 4.

Records

Prior to the competition, the existing world and championship records were as follows.

World record Template:Country data JPN 1:04.94 Munich, West Germany 30 August 1972
Championship record N/A N/A N/A N/A

The following records were established during the competition:

Date Event Name Nationality Time Record
4 September Heat John Hencken 23x15px United States 1:04.34 WR
4 September Final John Hencken 23x15px United States 1:04.02 WR

Results

Heats

?? swimmers participated in 5 heats, qualified swimmers are listed:[1]

Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 5 - John Hencken 23x15px United States 1:04.34 Q, WR
2 - - Nobutaka Taguchi Template:Country data JPN 1:05.80 Q
3 - - Nikolai Pankin 23x15px Soviet Union 1:06.10 Q
4 - - Rick Colella 23x15px United States 1:06.72 Q
5 - - Mihail Kriukin 23x15px Soviet Union 1:06.78 Q
6 - - David Wilkie 23x15px Great Britain 1:06.98 Q
7 - - Jurgen Glas 23x15px East Germany 1:07.32 Q

Final

The results of the final are below.[2][3]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
File:Gold medal icon.svg - John Hencken 23x15px United States 1:04.02 WR
File:Silver medal icon.svg - Mikhail Khryukin 23x15px Soviet Union 1:04.61 ER
File:Bronze medal icon.svg - Nobutaka Taguchi Template:Country data JPN 1:05.61
4 - David Wilkie 23x15px Great Britain 1:05.74 CWR
5 - Nikolai Pankin 23x15px Soviet Union 1:06.55
6 - Rick Colella 23x15px United States 1:06.69
7 - Jurgen Glas 23x15px East Germany 1:07.41
8 - Nigel Cluer 23x15px Papua New Guinea 1:08.12

References

  1. ^ "Sporting Details". The Sydney Morning Herald (John Fairfax Holdings). September 5, 1973. p. 19. 
  2. ^ Krastev, Todor. "Men 100m Breaststroke Swimming World Championship 1973 Belgrade (YUG)". todor66.com. Retrieved 22 May 2013. 
  3. ^ Fox, Norman (September 5, 1973). "Matthes' brilliance eclipses even Hencken's world record". The Times (London). p. 9.