Joseph Schooling leaves competitors in wake to take first SEA Games individual gold

Joseph Schooling gestures after winning the gold medal in the men's 200m individual medley in the 27th SEA Games in Naypyidaw's Wunna Theikdi Swimming Complex, Myanmar, on 13 December 2013.

Singapore swimmer Joseph Schooling time of 2min 00.82sec was a new Games record, smashing the 2011 mark of 2:02.90 set by Thailand's Nuttapong Ketin. His time put him almost three seconds ahead of Vietnam's Tran Duy Khoi (2:03.81). Ketin was third with 2:05.06.


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