Swimming at the 2007 World Aquatics Championships – Men's 200 metre backstroke

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Men's 200 metre freestyle
at the 2007 FINA World Championships
VenueRod Laver Arena
Dates29 March 2007 (heats, semifinals)
30 March 2007 (final)
Competitors57
Winning time1 minute 54.32 seconds
Medalists
gold medal    United States
silver medal    United States
bronze medal    Austria
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The men's 200 metre backstroke at the 2007 World Aquatics Championships took place on 29 March (heats and semifinals) and 30 March (final) at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia. 57 swimmers were entered in the event, of which 55 swam.

Existing records at the start of the event were:

Results[edit]

Finals[edit]

Place Name Nationality Time Note
1 Ryan Lochte  USA 1:54.32 WR
2 Aaron Peirsol  USA 1:54.80
3 Markus Rogan  Austria 1:56.02
4 Arkady Vyatchanin  Russia 1:57.14
5 Răzvan Florea  Romania 1:57.31
6 James Goddard United Kingdom Great Britain 1:58.88
7 Tomomi Morita  Japan 1:59.14
8 Gregor Tait United Kingdom Great Britain 1:59.41

Semifinals[edit]

Rank Swimmer Nation Time Note
1 Ryan Lochte  USA 1:55.99 Q
2 Aaron Peirsol  USA 1:56.39 Q
3 Markus Rogan  Austria 1:56.62 Q
4 Arkady Vyatchanin  Russia 1:57.56 Q
5 Răzvan Florea  Romania 1:58.59 Q
6 James Goddard United Kingdom Great Britain 1:58.68 Q
7 Tomomi Morita  Japan 1:58.91 Q
8 Gregor Tait United Kingdom Great Britain 1:59.52 Q
9 Luca Marin  Italy 1:59.81
10 Ouyang Kunpeng  China 1:59.91
11 Masafumi Yamaguchi  Japan 2:00.03
12 Damiano Lestingi  Italy 2:00.17
13 Ephraim Hannant  Australia 2:00.95
14 Pedro Oliveira  Portugal 2:01.18
15 Nicholas Neckles  Barbados 2:01.66
16 Itai Chammah  Israel 2:01.79

Heats[edit]

Rank Swimmer Nation Time Note
1 Aaron Peirsol  USA 1:57.79 Q
2 Ryan Lochte  USA 1:57.95 Q
3 James Goddard United Kingdom Great Britain 1:58.36 Q
4 Markus Rogan  Austria 1:59.00 Q
5 Răzvan Florea  Romania 1:59.25 Q
6 Tomomi Morita  Japan 1:59.37 Q
7 Gregor Tait United Kingdom Great Britain 1:59.85 Q
Arkady Vyatchanin  Russia Q
9 Masafumi Yamaguchi  Japan 1:59.98 Q
10 Ephraim Hannant  Australia 2:00.31 Q
11 Damiano Lestingi  Italy 2:00.38 Q
12 Luca Marin  Italy 2:00.42 Q
13 Pedro Oliveira  Portugal 2:00.62 Q
14 Itai Chammah  Israel 2:00.93 Q
15 Nicholas Neckles  Barbados 2:01.18 Q
16 Ouyang Kunpeng  China 2:01.21 Q
17 Simon Dufour  France 2:01.52
18 Georgios Demetis  Greece 2:01.57
Derya Büyükuncu  Turkey
20 George Du Rand  South Africa 2:01.79
21 Zhang Bodong  China 2:01.88
22 Ehud Segal  Israel 2:02.02
23 Andre Schultz  Brazil 2:02.16
24 Hayden Stoeckel  Australia 2:02.32
25 Helge Meeuw  Germany 2:02.34
26 Jens Thiele  Germany 2:04.02
27 Juan Veloz  Mexico 2:04.47
28 Seunghyeon Lee  South Korea 2:04.66
29 Pavel Sankovich  Belarus 2:05.02
30 Miguel Robles  Mexico 2:05.54
31 Sergey Pankov  Uzbekistan 2:05.90
32 Andriy Oleynyk  Ukraine 2:07.22
33 Gart Tune  South Africa 2:07.81
34 Taki M'Rabet  Tunisia 2:08.46
35 Geoffrey Robin Cheah  Hong Kong 2:09.22
36 David Dunford  Kenya 2:09.34
37 Iurii Zakharov  Kyrgyzstan 2:10.36
38 Felix Cristiadi Sutanto  Indonesia 2:10.42
39 Rony Bakale  Congo 2:10.85
40 Gael Adam  Mauritius 2:11.13
41 Wei Shien Zach Ong  Singapore 2:12.16
42 Kevin Soow Choy Yeap  Malaysia 2:12.32
43 Stanislav Ossinskiy  Kazakhstan 2:12.65
44 Sohaib Kalali  Syria 2:12.79
45 Shahin Baradaran Nakhjavani  Iran 2:14.53
46 Yu An Lin  Chinese Taipei 2:14.65
47 Juan Montenegro  Guatemala 2:14.71
48 Adonis Ganiev  Uzbekistan 2:14.79
49 Eric Chang  Malaysia 2:15.33
50 Wen Hao Joshua Lim  Singapore 2:16.01
51 Amine Kouam  Morocco 2:16.23
52 Carlos Eduardo Gil  Peru 2:16.80
53 Andrey Molchanov  Turkmenistan 2:24.03
54 Richard Randrianandraina  Madagascar 2:33.35
55 Timur Atahanov  Turkmenistan 2:39.95
-- Nuno Rola  Angola DNS
-- Samson Opuakpo  Nigeria DNS

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