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Swimming at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Women's 200 metres Breaststroke Round One

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Olympic Park Swimming and Diving Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria
Date Started: November 29, 1956
Date Finished: November 29, 1956
Format: Fastest eight advanced to the final.

Gold: GER Ursula Happe
Silver: HUN Éva Székely
Bronze: GER Eva-Maria ten Elsen

Round One Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Ursula Happe 30 Germany GER 2:54.1 QU/OR
2 Klára Killermann-Bartos 27 Hungary HUN 2:54.6 QU
3 Elenor Gordon-McKay 23 Great Britain GBR 2:55.4 QU
4 Mary Sears 17 United States USA 2:58.2 QU
5 Colette Goossens 14 Belgium BEL 3:00.5
6 Elena Zennaro 14 Italy ITA 3:05.2

Round One Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Éva Székely 29 Hungary HUN 2:55.8 QU
2 Vinka Jeričević Yugoslavia YUG 2:56.0 QU
3 Eva-Maria ten Elsen 19 Germany GER 2:57.5 QU
4 Christine Gosden 17 Great Britain GBR 2:58.2 QU
5 Jytte Hansen 24 Denmark DEN 2:59.8
6 Éva Gérard-Novák 26 Belgium BEL 3:02.7
7 Barbara Evans Australia AUS 3:03.6
8 Ria Tobing Indonesia INA 3:14.2