Cesar Cielo has broken the iconic former world record and textile best time of Alexander Popov. Cielo raced to win in a lightning quick time of 21.55 at the Paris Open to become the fastest man ever in a textile suit. Cielo can add this accolade to his non-textile suit WR of 20.91.
Popov's time of 21.64 was set in 2000.
1 CIELO Cesar Brésil 21.55
2 GILOT Fabien France 21.83
3 BOUSQUET Frédérick France 21.95
4 ADRIAN Nathan Etats-Unis 22.01
5 BOVELL George Trinite El Tobago 22.33
5 SCHOEMAN Roland Afrique du Sud 22.33
7 DOTTO Luca Italie 22.78
8 MANAUDOU Florent France 22.83