Liam Tancock Fifth-placed Tancock misses out

Britain's Liam Tancock misses out on an Olympic medal in the men's 100m backstroke final at the Aquatics Centre.

30 Jul 12

Liam Tancock British trio make swimming finals

Team GB

29 Jul 12

British trio Robbie Renwick, Liam Tancock and Gemma Spofforth deliver impressive swims to reach Monday's Olympic finals.

Liam Tancock talks to School Reporters TeamGB swimmer Liam Tancock ready for Olympics pressure

Swimming

29 Jul 12

Swimmer Liam Tancock tells School Reporters what he thinks about swimming at the Aquatics Centre at the Olympic Park.

Team GB's swimming squad BOA finalises Games swimming team

Team GB

24 Jun 12

The British Olympic Association picks seven further swimmers to complete its 44-strong squad for London 2012.

More Men's 100m Backstroke stories (6)

Final Results

Final results by Athlete
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment Result
1 Grevers USA 52.16 OR
2 Thoman USA 52.92
3 Irie JPN 52.97
View full results for Men's 100m Backstroke

Head to Head

Liam Tancock vs Chris Walker-Hebborn

Liam Tancock

Liam Tancock One to watch Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

5

London 2012 results

53.35 Men's 100m Backstroke

Height

1.83m (6'0")

Weight

85kg

Age

29

Chris Walker-Hebborn

Chris Walker-Hebborn Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results

54.78 Men's 100m Backstroke

Height

1.84m (6'0")

Weight

80kg

Age

24

View the London 2012 medallist table