Olympics 2012

Prinsloo bows out in semis

2012-08-02 21:14
Karin Prinsloo (Gallo Images)
London - SA swimmer Karin Prinsloo has failed in her quest to reach the final of the women's 200m backstroke at the Olympic Games.

Prinsloo finished eight in her semi-final heat on Thursday evening, recording a time of 2:11.42 to miss the cut by a long shot.

Zimbabwe's Kirsty Coventry managed to make the final though, finishing sixth overall in a time of 2:08.32.

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