Dylan Carter

Despite winning, Carter fails to qualify for 100 metres freestyle semi-finals

Despite placing first in Heat 4 of the 100 metres freestyle swimming event at the Rio Olympics, T&T swimmer Dylan Carter has not qualified for the semi-finals.

Carter's heat-winning time of 48.80 seconds placed him 23rd on the list of competitors for the event.

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Only the swimmers with the top 16 times have qualified for the semi-finals.