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After an exciting battle of giants, Alain Bernard takes the lead and touches the wall a couple of inches ahead of world record holder, Eamon Sullivan, fascinating the crowd in the 100m freestyle final. Sullivan settles for the silver medal. The pair exchanged world records for the event all year. Jason Lezak and Cielo Filho share the bronze medal. Swimming Men's 100m Freestyle Final - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - Alain Bernard (FRA), Eamon Sullivan (AUS), Cesar Cielo Filho (BRA), Jason Lezak (USA)