OLYMPICS – Cabrera eliminated from women’s 400m freestyle
Barbados’ Lani Cabrera posted a time of 4:28:95 to place sixth in Heat One and 30th overall in the women’s 400m freestyle in Rio today.
The other Caribbean swimmer, Joanna Evans of the Bahamas, finished in 4:07.60 14, to place second behind Japan’s Chihiro Igarashi who finished in 4:07:52
Neither Cabrera nor Evans qualified for the semi-final.
Meanwhile Jamaica’s Alia Atkinson is through to the semi-final of the women’s 100m breaststroke.
Atkinson finished second in Heat Five in 1:06.72 minutes.
However her compatriot, Timothy Wynter, failed to advance in the 100m backstroke, despite stopping the clock at 57.20 seconds to finish second in Heat One.