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Swimming at the 1968 Ciudad de México Summer Games:

Men's 100 metres Breaststroke Round One

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Host City: Ciudad de México, Mexico
Venue(s): Francisco Márquez Olympic Swimming Pool, Ciudad de México
Date Started: October 18, 1968
Date Finished: October 18, 1968
Format: Fastest 24 advanced to the semi-finals.

Gold: USA Don McKenzie
Silver: URS Vladimir Kosinsky
Bronze: URS Nikolay Pankin

Round One Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Nikolay Pankin 19 Soviet Union URS 1:08.9 QU/OR
2 Klaus Katzur 25 East Germany GDR 1:09.4 QU
3 Dave Perkowski 21 United States USA 1:09.5 QU
4 Michael Günther 18 West Germany FRG 1:10.3 QU
5 Osamu Tsurumine 27 Japan JPN 1:10.5 QU
6 Nicolas Gilliard 20 Switzerland SUI 1:12.8
7 Eduardo Moreno 24 Mexico MEX 1:13.7

Round One Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Nobutaka Taguchi 17 Japan JPN 1:09.8 QU
2 Vladimir Kosinsky 23 Soviet Union URS 1:10.0 QU
3 Ken Merten 23 United States USA 1:10.6 QU
4 Liam Ball 17 Ireland IRL 1:12.1
5 Leiknir Jónsson 24 Iceland ISL 1:16.3
6 Abel Muñoz 16 El Salvador ESA 1:19.4

Round One Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Egon Henninger 28 East Germany GDR 1:09.6 QU
2 Ladislau Koszta 21 Romania ROU 1:10.1 QU
3 Józef Klukowski 22 Poland POL 1:11.0 QU
4 Thomas Aretz 20 West Germany FRG 1:11.1 QU
5 Sándor Szabó 17 Hungary HUN 1:11.3 QU
6 Stuart Roberts 16 Great Britain GBR 1:12.7
7 Ivan Gomina 16 Colombia COL 1:15.1

Round One Heat Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 José Sylvio Fiolo 18 Brazil BRA 1:09.5 QU
2 Gregor Betz 19 West Germany FRG 1:10.3 QU
3 Amman Jalmaani 19 Philippines PHI 1:10.6 QU
4 Slavko Kurbanović 22 Yugoslavia YUG 1:11.6
5 Roger Roberts 20 Great Britain GBR 1:11.7
6 Leroy Goff 22 Philippines PHI 1:13.7
7 Arturo Carranza 15 El Salvador ESA 1:28.0

Round One Heat Five

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Don McKenzie 21 United States USA 1:08.1 QU/OR
2 Yevhen Mykhailov 21 Soviet Union URS 1:09.3 QU
3 Bill Mahony 19 Canada CAN 1:09.7 QU
4 Osvaldo Boretto 16 Argentina ARG 1:10.3 QU
5 Felipe Muñoz 17 Mexico MEX 1:10.6 QU
6 Yohan Kende 19 Israel ISR 1:12.3

Round One Heat Six

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Ian O'Brien 21 Australia AUS 1:08.9 QU
2 Alberto Forelli 22 Argentina ARG 1:09.3 QU
3 Thomas Johnsson 18 Sweden SWE 1:10.0 QU
4 José Durán 17 Spain ESP 1:12.3
5 Javier Jiménez 20 Mexico MEX 1:16.3
6 Eduardo Ramos 15 El Salvador ESA 1:31.2