Oussama Mellouli Tunisia
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Key Facts

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Competed in

Date of birth

16 Feb 1984

Height

1.92m

Weight

84kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
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All-time
Gold Silver Bronze
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Sport Guides

SWIMMING

Oussama Mellouli Mellouli makes swimming history

Tunisia's Oussama Mellouli becomes the first swimmer to win Olympic medals in the pool and open water as GB's Daniel Fogg is fifth in the 10km.

10 Aug 12

Tunisia's Oussama Mellouli Mellouli swims to open water gold

Tunisia's Oussama Mellouli wins gold in the men's 10km open water marathon to become the first swimmer to win Olympic medals in both the pool and the open water events.

China's Yang Sun China's Yang Sun takes 1500m gold

Tunisia

4 Aug 12

Yang Sun takes nearly three seconds out of the men's 1500m freestyle world record to win gold in a time of 14 minutes 31.02 seconds.

Sun Yang World-record 1500m gold for Sun

China's Sun Yang destroys the field to break his own world 1500m record and win his second gold of London 2012.

More Oussama Mellouli stories (2)

Results for Oussama Mellouli

Date Event Rank Mark
10 Aug Men's 10km Marathon Final 1 gold 1:49:55.1
4 Aug Men's 1500m Freestyle Final 3 bronze 14:40.31
3 Aug Men's 1500m Freestyle Heats, Heat 4 2 14:46.23

Head to Head

Oussama Mellouli vs Daniel Fogg

Oussama Mellouli

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London 2012 medals

2

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

14:40.31 Men's 1500m Freestyle

Height

1.92m (6'4")

Weight

84kg

Age

30

Daniel Fogg

Daniel Fogg Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

15:00.76 Men's 1500m Freestyle

Height

1.79m (5'10")

Weight

74kg

Age

26

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