It was a close call for South Africa Chad le Clos and Germany Thomas Berger in the Men 200m Butterfly but the South Africa advances to the semifinals of the Men’s 200m Butterfly after finishing 5th in heat 5.
Chad le Clos finishes as the 16th fastest in the quarter-finals with a time of 1:55:96. While another South African, Du Preeze Ethan finished 8th with a time of 1:58:50 also in the heat 5 of the 200m Butterfly.
In the women 100m Breaststroke, It’s another strong performance by Tatjana Schoenmaker in the Women’s 100 Breaststroke semifinal.
The 24 years old earlier set an Olympic record in the quarter-finals with a time of 1:04:82 to win heat 5 of the women 100m breaststroke.
The South African booked her spot in tomorrow’s final with a time of 1:05:07