Cameron van der Burgh Van der Burgh sets world record

South African Cameron van der Burgh sets a world record to win the 100m men's breaststroke final.

29 Jul 12

Brendan Hansen Hansen qualifies for London 2012

Team USA

27 Jun 12

Brendan Hansen reaches his third Olympics, after coming out of retirement, with victory on day two of the US trials.

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.

Daniel Sliwinski Injured Sliwinski out of Olympics

Team GB

15 Jun 12

Dan Sliwinski withdraws from the Team GB swimming squad for the London 2012 Olympic Games with a shoulder tendon injury.

More Men's 100m Breaststroke stories (2)

Final Results

Final results by Athlete
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment Result
1 Van Der Burgh RSA 58.46 WR
2 Sprenger AUS 58.93
3 Hansen USA 59.49
View full results for Men's 100m Breaststroke

Head to Head

Craig Benson vs Michael Jamieson

Craig Benson

Craig Benson Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

1:00.13 Men's 100m Breaststroke

Height

1.83m (6'0")

Weight

76kg

Age

19

Michael Jamieson

Michael Jamieson Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

7

London 2012 results

59.89 Men's 100m Breaststroke

Height

1.86m (6'1")

Weight

81kg

Age

25

View the London 2012 medallist table