Govorov in lane 2
|Full name||Andriy Andriyovych Govorov|
|Born||10 April 1992|
|Height||1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|Weight||90 kg (198 lb)|
Andriy Andriyovych Govorov (Ukrainian: Андрій Андрійович Говоров; born 10 April 1992) is a Ukrainian competitive swimmer who holds the world record, European champion (2016 London) and bronze medalist in world championship (2017 Budapest) in 50 meters butterfly.
Govorov won a silver medal at the 50 meter butterfly and a bronze medal at the 50 meter freestyle during the 2010 European Short Course Swimming Championships. During the 2010 FINA Short Course World Championships he again won a silver medal at the 50 meter butterfly.
Between 2011 and 2015, he won three gold medals in the 50 m butterfly at the European Short Course Swimming Championships.
At the 2016 European Aquatics Championships in London, he won the gold medal in the 50 m butterfly (long course). In the semifinals he swam a time of 22.73, which broke his own national and championship records. It was also the fastest time ever swum in a textile swimsuit.
On July 1st, 2018, Govorov broke the long course world record in the 50m butterfly, held for 9 years by Spain's Rafael Muñoz, in a time of 22.27, beating the 2017 world champion in the same event Ben Proud (22.93) and the Dutchman Mathys Goosen (23.55) at the Trofeo Sette Colli held in Rome, Italy. 
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- FLASH QUOTE Archived 2011-07-24 at the Wayback Machine, 2010 European Short Course Swimming Championships official website (25 November 2010)
- DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – DECEMBER 18, Daylife (18 December 2010)
- Crimean Swimmer Aims for Gold After Turbulent Times, NBC (11 August 2016)
- Race, Loretta (17 May 2016). "Watch The Fastest Textile 50 Butterfly Ever (Andriy Govorov)". Swimswam. Retrieved 17 May 2016.
- "Andrii Govorov Shatters 50 Fly World Record In 22.27". SwimSwam. 2018-07-01. Retrieved 2018-10-11.
- "Ben Proud takes silver in 50m butterfly". Europort. 7 August 2018.
- Andriy Govorov at Swimrankings.net
- About Hovorov at the Ministry of Youth and Sports of Ukraine (10 April 2016)
- Andriy Govorov at FINA
| Men's 50-metre butterfly
world record holder (long course)
1 July 2018 – present
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