Result: Pan Shiyun wins S7 50m butterfly gold

Olympics opening ceremony
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China's Pan Shiyun wins gold in the men's S7 50m butterfly from lane two.

China's Pan Shiyun has won gold in the men's S7 50m butterfly with a surprising victory from lane two.

Pan's swim was the first ever sub-30s time in the event in the S7 category as he set a new world record of 29.49s.

Yevheniy Bohodayko took silver with a European record of 30.19, but in truth no other athlete was ever in the race.

Wang Jingang came through in third to take bronze with a time of 30.75s.

GB's Matthew Walker could only finish seventh in the race.

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