Tokyo Olympics: PH's Remedy Rule misses 100m butterfly semis | Inquirer Sports
Close  

Tokyo Olympics: PH’s Remedy Rule misses 100m butterfly semis

By: - Reporter / @BLozadaINQ
/ 07:03 PM July 24, 2021
FILE PHOTO --Remedy Rule

FILE PHOTO –Filipino swimmer Remedy Rule INQUIRER.net/Tristan Tamayo

MANILA, Philippines—Filipino swimmer Remedy Rule failed to advance to the semifinals of the women’s 100-meter butterfly in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics Saturday at Tokyo Aquatics Center.

Rule finished with a time of 59.68 seconds in the heats but it wasn’t enough to put her into the penultimate round of the competition with only the top 16 swimmers qualifying to the semifinals.

ADVERTISEMENT

The 24-year-old from University of Texas placed 25th out of the 33 swimmers in the heats.

China’s Zhang Yufei placed and Australia’s Emma McKeon finished first in the heats with the two swimmers finishing with a time of 55.82 seconds in Heat 5.

FEATURED STORIES

Rule, a Philippine record holder in 100m butterfly, competes again in the 200m fly event next week.

RELATED STORIES

Remedy Rule, Luke Michael Gebbie rewrite PH swim marks

EXPLAINER: Swimming at the Tokyo Olympics

Get the hottest sports news straight into your inbox

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.
Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: PH Tokyo 2020, remedy rule
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

Subscribe to our sports news

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and
acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.



© Copyright 1997-2021 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.