Brazilian started well, but lost his breath in the middle of the race and distanced himself a lot from the competitors in the end

Jonne Roriz / COBGuilherme Costa, the big dog, in the 800m freestyle event

Brazil did not get a medal in the only competition of swimming who participated this Wednesday, 28, in Tokyo 2020. William Costa competed in 800m freestyle and finished in last place with a time of 7:53:31. The Brazilian started well, but halfway through the race he started to slow down and ended up far behind the other competitors. The gold went to the American Robert Finke who made the time 7:41:87, the silver went to Italy and the bronze to Ukraine. The dispute in the end was very close, with the Italian who led the entire race losing to Finke who accelerated in the final 50m. So far, Brazil has only managed a medal in swimming with Fernando Scheffer our 200m book.

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