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Swimming at the 1972 München Summer Games:

Men's 200 metres Butterfly Round One

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Host City: München, West Germany
Venue(s): Swimming Hall, Olympic Park, München
Date Started: August 28, 1972
Date Finished: August 28, 1972
Format: Fastest eight advanced to the final.

Gold: USA Mark Spitz
Silver: USA Gary Hall
Bronze: USA Robin Backhaus

Round One Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Gary Hall 21 United States USA 2:03.70 QU/OR
2 András Hargitay 16 Hungary HUN 2:05.05 QU
3 Roger Pyttel 15 East Germany GDR 2:08.72
4 Sean Maher 18 Great Britain GBR 2:09.39
5 Jorge Jaramillo 16 Colombia COL 2:10.24
6 Walter Mack 19 West Germany FRG 2:11.03
7 Vasil Dobrev 24 Bulgaria BUL 2:11.28

Round One Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Robin Backhaus 17 United States USA 2:03.11 QU/OR
2 Folkert Meeuw 25 West Germany FRG 2:06.13 QU
3 Yasuhiro Komazaki 18 Japan JPN 2:08.72
4 Hugo Valencia 19 Mexico MEX 2:09.56
5 Andrzej Chudziński 23 Poland POL 2:12.62
6 Geoffrey Ferreira 22 Trinidad and Tobago TTO 2:19.76
AC Angelo Tozzi 23 Italy ITA [2:10.82] DQ

Round One Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Hans Faßnacht 21 West Germany FRG 2:05.39 QU
2 Jorge Delgado, Jr. 18 Ecuador ECU 2:05.61 QU
3 Viktor Sharygin 22 Soviet Union URS 2:06.76
4 James Findlay 18 Australia AUS 2:08.36
5 Ron Jacks 24 Canada CAN 2:09.04
6 Ricardo Marmolejo 18 Mexico MEX 2:10.00
7 Jacques Leloup 20 Belgium BEL 2:10.79
8 Roy Chan 16 Singapore SIN 2:20.30

Round One Heat Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Mark Spitz 22 United States USA 2:02.11 QU/OR
2 Hartmut Flöckner 19 East Germany GDR 2:05.54 QU
3 John Mills 19 Great Britain GBR 2:06.58
4 Brian Brinkley 18 Great Britain GBR 2:06.82
5 Byron MacDonald 22 Canada CAN 2:12.12
6 Gaetano Carboni 17 Italy ITA 2:12.16
7 Hsu Tung-Hsiung 17 Chinese Taipei TPE 2:16.35
8 Carlos Singson 16 Philippines PHI 2:23.70