Swimming at the 2014 Commonwealth Games – Men's 200 metre breaststroke
|Men's 200 metre breaststroke |
at the 2014 Commonwealth Games
|Venue||Tollcross International Swimming Centre|
|Dates||24 July 2014|
|Competitors||22 from 15 nations|
|Winning time||2:07.30 GR|
|Swimming at the|
2014 Commonwealth Games
|100 m S8||women|
|100 m S8||men|
|200 m S14||men|
|100 m SB9||women|
|200 m SM8||men|
|200 m SM8||women|
The medals were presented by Michael Cavanagh, Chairman of Commonwealth Games Scotland and the quaichs were presented by Louise Martin, Honorary Secretary of the Commonwealth Games Federation, Immediate Past Chair of Commonwealth Games Scotland and Vice-Chair of Glasgow 2014.
Prior to this competition, the existing world and Commonwealth Games records were as follows.
|World record||2:07.01||Gifu, Japan||15 September 2012|
|Games record||2:10.89||Delhi, India||9 October 2010|
The following records were established during the competition:
|24 July||Heat||Andrew Willis||2:10.50||GR|
|24 July||Heat||Ross Murdoch||2:08.78||GR|
|24 July||Final||Ross Murdoch||2:07.30||GR|
|1||3||5||Ross Murdoch||2:08.78||Q, GR|
|4||2||4||Andrew Willis||2:10.50||Q, GR|
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