50 Free Semi: Cielo reaches For Heaven In 21.34
Craig Lord
Brazilian keeps world record holder Sullivan at bay by 0.41sec

Cesar Cielo (BRA) fell just 0.06sec shy of the world record in the semi-finals of the 50m freestyle, keeping the standard-bearer at bay by 0.41sec. Cielo clocked 21.34, an South American record. Alain Bernard (FRA), feller of the Australian in the 100m yesterday, took the second semi in 21.54.