Katinka Hosszú of Hungary wins Gold in Women’s 200m Individual Medley Swimming

Katinka Hosszú of Hungary won the gold medal in the Women’s 200m Individual Medley Swimming event of Rio 2016 Olympic Games on Tuesday.

Katinka Hosszú of Hungary wins Gold in Women's 200m Individual Medley Swimming

Katinka Hosszú won the Gold medal with a time of 2:06.68, setting a new Olympic record breaking the previous Olympic record of 2:07.57 set by Ye Shiwen of China at London Olympics in 2012.

Great Britain’s Siobhan-Marie O’Connor came in second with a time of 2:06.88 to set a new national record and win the silver medal.

Maya DiRado of United States won the bronze medal with a time of 2:08.79.

This was Katinka Hosszú’s third Olympic Gold medal of Rio 2016 Olympic Games, winning 100 m backstroke, 200 m medley and 400 m medley events.

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