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Swimmer Issa finish sixth in Men’s 100m freestyle heats at Tokyo 2020 Olympics



Oman’s swimmer, Issa al Adawi, ended his debut in the 32nd Summer Olympic Games – 2020 Tokyo as he positioned in sixth place with a time of 51.81s in the preliminary qualification of Men’s 100m freestyle competitions on Tuesday at the Tokyo Aquatics Center. The national swimmer was assigned in heat three.


His best timing is 51.69s while Brazil’s Cesar Cielo holds the world record of 46.91s which set in 2009.


For heat three, the first place went to Yemeni swimmer Mokhtar Al Yamani in a time of 50.52 while swimmer Andrew Chetcuti (MLT) finished as runner up and in a timing of 51.47. Yousef al Matroushi (UAE) came in third position and clocked 51.50s.


Semis round will take place on Wednesday while the finals is on Thursday where the medals will be delivered to the top three winners.