Sunday, August 17, 2008

Women's 4 x 100m Medley Relay: Australia smashes world record for gold

Photos: Australia breaks WR to win Women's 4 x 100m Medley Relay
(L-R) Emily Seebohm, Leisel Jones, Lisbeth Trickett and Jessicah Schipper of Australia (Photo by credit: Bello/Getty Images)


The final of the Women's 4 x 100m Medley Relay of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games was held in the National Aquatics Center, also known as the Water Cube, in Beijing, China, on August 17, 2008.

The Australian team won the gold medal in a new world record time, 3 minutes 52.69 seconds.

Photos: Australia breaks WR to win Women's 4 x 100m Medley Relay
Australian swimmer competes. (Photo credit: Chen Kai/Xinhua)
Photos: Australia breaks WR to win Women's 4 x 100m Medley Relay
Australian swimmers celebrate. (Photo credit: Fei Maohua/Xinhua)