2016 Rio Olympics Result : Swimming 200m breaststroke event gold medal won by Kazakhstan’s Dmitriy Balandin
Kazakhstan’s Dmitriy Balandin won 200m breast stroke gold medal in Rio Olympics 2016.Balandin time for title was 2:07.46.United States Josh Prenot got silver medal with time 2:07.53.Russia’s Anton Chupkov won boronze medal in 200m breaststroke event.Chupkov time in 200m breast stroke was 2:07.70.Olympic record holder Japan’s Ippei Watanabe remained sixth with time 2:07.87.
Ippei Watanabe time in semifinal was 2:07.22.
Dmitriy Balandin won first Olympic title for Kazakhastan in swimming.Balandin was sixth rank insemifinal of 200m breast stroke swimming Rio Olympics event.
Balandin is Kazakhastan record holder in 100m breaststroke and 200m breaststroke event,