17-year-old Wenzhou teenager Pan Zhanle tied the record of Ning Zetao, Wang Shun missed the final
Source: Zhejiang Online – Qianjiang Evening News Hourly News
Reporter Yang Jian
In the early morning of June 22, in the women’s 200-meter freestyle final of the 2022 Budapest World Swimming Championships, Shandong girl Yang Junxuan beat the crowd with a time of 1:54.92, winning the first gold medal for the Chinese swimming team since the start of the competition. She won the first gold medal in the individual event at the World Series.
In addition, Tang Muhan from Shenzhen also entered the podium and won the third place. The Chinese team won two medals in one event.
Yang Junxuan showed excellent form in this competition. He ranked first in the women’s 200m freestyle preliminaries. Although his ranking in the semifinals dropped slightly, he still advanced to the final as fourth place. middle. In the final, she was in the lead from the beginning, and in the last 50 meters she withstood the impact of Australia’s O’Callaghan, maintaining the advantage to the end, touching the wall for the first time, and won the precious gold medal. Teammate Tang Muhan also played well, with a final score of 1:56.25. The third one reached the finish line, and the first time he participated in the World Championships, he received a medal. Both girls are members of the Chinese team that won the women’s 4x200m freestyle relay final in the Tokyo Olympics, and both of them are in good shape in Budapest.
In the other two finals with Chinese players, Yan Zibei finished seventh in the men’s 50m breaststroke with a time of 27.18. In the finale of the day, the men’s and women’s 4x100m medley relay finals, the Chinese team composed of Xu Jiayu, Yan Zibei, Zhang Yufei and Cheng Yujie did not perform well. Swimming out of 3 minutes 43 seconds 55 results, ranked sixth. In last year’s Tokyo Olympics, the Chinese team was the runner-up in this event, with a time of 3:38.86. Compared with the two results, their performance in this world championship has declined.
In the semi-finals, there were mixed events. Men’s 100-meter freestyle. The 17-year-old Wenzhou teenager Pan Zhanle greatly refreshed his personal best and swam a time of 47.65 seconds, equaling Ning Zetao’s 2014 national championship. The national record, advancing to the final as the fifth in the semifinals. This is also after Ning Zetao’s 2015 Kazan World Championships, another Chinese player has reached the final of this event, and Pan Zhanle has become the second Chinese player to break the 48-second mark in this event. The lads have unlimited potential.
Veteran Wang Shun was obviously out of shape. In his main men’s 200-meter individual medley semifinal, he only swam 2:01.35, ranking 16th and missed the final. When he won the championship at the Tokyo Olympics last year The result is 1 minute 55 seconds 00, which is not a small step back. Fujian girl Zhu Jiaming scored 2:11.19 in the women’s 200m butterfly semifinal, ranking 14th and failed to advance to the final. In addition, Chinese player Chen Jie participated in the women’s 50-meter backstroke semifinals, ranking 11th in 27.83 seconds, and also lost the qualification for the final.
Label:Chinese players; World Championships; Budapest; Freestyle; Medley
edit: Wei Wenjing