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Unified Team
Country: Russia
Age: 32
Date of Birth: Nov. 16, 1971
Hometown: Sverdlovsk, Soviet Union
Current Residence: Solothurn, Switzerland
Sport: Swimming
Events: Men's 50-meter freestyle, 100 freestyle.
Height: 6-6
Weight: 164
Coach: Gennadi Touretski
Club: Moscow
Previous Olympics: 2000 - 2nd, 100 freestyle, 6th, 50 freestyle. 1996 - 1st, 50 freestyle, 100 freestyle; 1992 - 1st, 50 freestyle, 1st, 100 freestyle.
World Championships: 2003 - 1st, 50 freestyle, 1st, 100 freestyle, 1st, 400 medley relay, 2nd, 400 medley relay; 1998 - 1st, 100 freestyle, 2nd, 50 freestyle; 1994 - 1st, 50 freestyle, 1st, 100 freestyle.
Other career highlights: Reaffirmed dominance by sweeping sprints at last year's world championships in Barcelona, where he won his first Olympic medals in 1992.

Results: Alexander Popov
PlaceEventTime/ScoreYear
GoldMen's 100m FreestyleBarcelona 1992