Four SA swimmers through to semis

2012-08-02 12:04

South African swimming stars Roland Schoeman and Gideon Louw have booked their spots in the semifinals of the men’s 50m freestyle at the 2012 London Olympic Games today.

Two-hundred-metre butterfly gold medallist Chad le Clos also progressed to the semifinals of the men’s 100m butterfly after registering the best time in the heats: 51.54.

Schoeman clocked a time of 21.92 while Louw was on 22.12 in their heats.

Karin Prinsloo also progressed to the women’s 200m backstroke semifinals.

The semifinals in these events take place tonight.

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