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Swimming at the 1968 Ciudad de México Summer Games:

Men's 100 metres Freestyle Semi-Finals

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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 eight advanced to the final.

Gold: AUS Mike Wenden
Silver: USA Ken Walsh
Bronze: USA Mark Spitz

Semi-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Bobby McGregor 24 Great Britain GBR 53.8 QU
2 Leonid Ilyichov 20 Soviet Union URS 53.8 QU
3 Georgijs Kuļikovs 21 Soviet Union URS 54.1 QU
4 Greg Rogers 20 Australia AUS 54.9
5 Sergey Gusev 20 Soviet Union URS 55.2
6 Kunihiro Iwasaki 24 Japan JPN 55.8
7 Gary Goodner 17 Puerto Rico PUR 55.8
8 Olaf, Baron von Schilling 25 West Germany FRG 55.9

Semi-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Zac Zorn 21 United States USA 53.4 QU
2 Luis Nicolao 24 Argentina ARG 53.8 QU
3 Ken Walsh 23 United States USA 53.9 QU
4 Wolfgang Kremer 22 West Germany FRG 54.3
5 Lester Eriksson 25 Sweden SWE 54.9
6 José Antonio Chicoy 20 Spain ESP 54.9
7 François Simons 21 Belgium BEL 55.3
8 Roosevelt Abdulgafur 24 Philippines PHI 55.9

Semi-Finals Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Mike Wenden 18 Australia AUS 52.9 QU/=OR
2 Mark Spitz 18 United States USA 53.8 QU
3 Michel Rousseau 19 France FRA 54.5
4 Bob Windle 23 Australia AUS 54.6
5 Sandy Gilchrist 22 Canada CAN 54.8
6 Gábor Kucsera 19 Hungary HUN 55.0
7 Pietro Boscaini 21 Italy ITA 55.6
8 Mike Turner 20 Great Britain GBR 55.6