Yui Ohashi, who won the gold medal in the women's 400m individual medley on the 25th in the women's 200m individual medley semifinal at the Tokyo Olympics, finished fifth overall and advanced to the final on the 28th.
Ohashi, who won the gold medal in the women's 400-meter individual medley, participated in the semi-final group of the women's 200-meter individual medley on the 27th and finished in 3rd place in this group.
The time was 2: 09.79, and he decided to advance to the final in 5th place overall.
In addition, Miho Teramura, who also participated in the semi-final group, finished in 7th place in this group with a time of 2: 12.14 and was eliminated in the semi-final in 15th place overall.
The final of the 200m Individual Medley for Swimming Women is scheduled to take place after 10:30 am on the 28th.
Yui Ohashi "I want to aim for my best without fear of failure"
Yui Ohashi, who decided to advance to the final in the semi-final of the women's 200-meter individual medley at the Tokyo Olympics, said, "I didn't know what the development would be, but everyone was lined up, so while leaving some spare capacity, the goal was 9 seconds. I think we had a good race, "he recalled swimming in the semi-finals.
When asked about his enthusiasm for the final, he said with a cheerful expression, "I won the gold medal at 400 meters and I have a mental margin, so I want to swim for my best without fear of failure."