Ryan Lochte wins 200m gold at Worlds

Aug 02, 2013, 01:10 IST | AFP

World record-holder Ryan Lochte of the USA won the men's 200m individual medley final at swimming's world championships yesterday with Japan's Kosuke Hagino second and Brazil's Thiago Pereira third.

Lochte, the Olympic silver medallist, clocked 1min 54.98sec to win gold with 18-year-old Hagino at 1.32 back and Pereira, who had led after the first two legs, finishing 1.32 adrift. 

Ryan Lochte
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