Swimming at the 2018 Commonwealth Games – Men's 200 metre breaststroke

The men's 200 metre breaststroke event at the 2018 Commonwealth Games was held on 5 April at the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre.

Men's 200 metre breaststroke
at the 2018 Commonwealth Games
VenueGold Coast Aquatic Centre
Dates5 April
Competitors16 from 10 nations
Winning time2:08.05


Prior to this competition, the existing world, Commonwealth and Games records were as follows:

World record Ippei Watanabe (JPN)2:06.67Tokyo, Japan29 January 2017
Commonwealth record Ross Murdoch (SCO)2:07.30Glasgow, United Kingdom24 July 2014
Games record Ross Murdoch (SCO)2:07.30Glasgow, United Kingdom24 July 2014


The schedule is as follows:[1]

All times are Australian Eastern Standard Time (UTC+10)

Date Time Round
Thursday 5 April 201812:07Qualifying



124Ross Murdoch Scotland2:08.77Q
214Matt Wilson Australia2:09.74Q
323James Wilby England2:10.07Q
425Andrew Willis England2:10.52Q
522Calum Tait Scotland2:10.83Q
612Elijah Wall Canada2:11.47Q
726George Harley Australia2:11.62Q
815Craig Benson Scotland2:12.13Q
916Ayrton Sweeney South Africa2:13.27
1013Zac Stubblety-Cook Australia2:15.71
1127Luan Grobbelaar South Africa2:18.90
1217Taichi Vakasama Taichi Fiji2:21.07
1321Jonathan Chung Yee Mauritius2:22.71
1411Leonard Kalate Papua New Guinea2:30.23
1528Samuele Rossi Seychelles2:32.99
1618Jadon Wuilliez Antigua and Barbuda2:39.88


3James Wilby England2:08.05
4Ross Murdoch Scotland2:08.32
5Matt Wilson Australia2:08.64
46Andrew Willis England2:09.31
51George Harley Australia2:10.04
68Craig Benson Scotland2:10.09
72Calum Tait Scotland2:11.67
87Elijah Wall Canada2:11.94


  1. "Swimming - Daily Schedule". Gold Coast 2018. Retrieved 4 April 2018.
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