Ágnes Kovács

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The native form of this personal name is Kovács Ágnes. This article uses the Western name order.
Ágnes Kovács
Personal information
Full name Kovács Ágnes
Nationality  Hungary
Born (1981-07-13) 13 July 1981 (age 32)
Budapest, Hungary
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 63 kilograms (139 lb)
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Breaststroke and medley
Club Budapesti Spartacus Sport Club
College team Arizona State Sun Devils (USA)
Coach Mike Chasson (USA)

Ágnes Kovács (born 13 July 1981) is a former Hungarian swimmer. She won the gold medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney in 200 m breaststroke.

For her achievements she was named Hungarian Sportswoman of the Year four consecutive times between 1997 and 2000.

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Preceded by
Krisztina Egerszegi
Hungarian Sportswoman of The Year
Succeeded by
Gyöngyi Likerecz
Preceded by
Michelle Smith
European Swimmer of the Year
1997 – 1998
Succeeded by
Inge de Bruijn