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100m freestyle swimmers perform as good as they can to qualify for the final. Alain Bernard wins semifinal 1 in 47.20, setting a new world record and securing a place in the final. In semifinal 2, Eamon Sullivan touches home first in 47.05 seconds, shattering Bernard's world record and keeping Australia's hope to win a medal. Swimming Men's 100m Freestyle Semifinal - World Record (47.05) - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - Eamon Sullivan (AUS), Alain Bernard (FRA), Pieter van den Hoogenband