Beijing Olympics 2008 400m Mens Hurldles Track Event Athletics Scoreboard

Medalists

Gold Angelo Taylor
United States (USA)
Silver Kerron Clement
United States (USA)
Bronze Bershawn Jackson
United States (USA)

Records

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Olympic records were as follows:

World Record Kevin Young (USA) 46.78 s Barcelona, Spain 6 August 1992
Olympic Record Kevin Young (USA) 46.78 s Barcelona, Spain 6 August 1992

Heats

Heat  Lane  Name  Nationality  Results  Notes  
1 2 Kenji Narisako Japan 49.63
1 3 Pieter de Villiers South Africa 49.24 Q
1 4 Bershawn Jackson United States 49.20 Q
1 5 Harouna Garba Niger 55.14
1 6 Mahau Suguimati Brazil 49.45 Q
1 7 Edivaldo Monteiro Portugal 49.89 SB
1 8 Jonathan Williams Belize 49.61 q
2 3 Alexander Derevyagin Russia 49.19 q
2 4 Bayano Kamani Panama 49.05 q SB
2 5 Alwyn Myburgh South Africa 48.92 Q SB
2 6 Danny McFarlane Jamaica 48.86 Q
2 7 Ibrahima Maiga Mali 50.57
2 8 Angelo Taylor United States 48.67 Q
3 3 Meng Yan China 49.73 SB
3 4 Marek Plawgo Poland 49.17 Q
3 5 Markino Buckley Jamaica 48.65 Q PB
3 6 Aleksey Pogorelov Kyrgyzstan 51.47
3 7 Javier Culson Puerto Rico 49.60 q
3 8 L.J. van Zyl South Africa 48.86 Q
4 2 Yevgeniy Meleshenko Kazakhstan DNF
4 3 Isa Phillips Jamaica 49.55 Q
4 4 Mowen Boino Papua New Guinea 51.47 SB
4 5 Felix Sanchez Dominican Republic 51.10 Q
4 6 Kerron Clement United States 49.42 Q
4 7 Dai Tamesue Japan 49.82
4 8 Periklis Iakovakis Greece 49.50 Q

Semifinals

Heat 1

PlaceAthleteTimeQual.
1 Angelo Taylor (USA) 47.94 Q
2 Bershawn Jackson (USA) 48.02 Q
3 .J van Zyl (RSA) 48.57 Q
4 Marek Plawgo (POL) 48.75 Q
5 Isa Phillips (JAM) 48.85
6 lexander Derevyagin (RUS) 49.23
7 ieter de Villiers (RSA) 49.44
8 Javier Culson (PUR) 49.85

Heat 2

PlaceAthleteTimeQual.
1 Kerron Clement (USA) 48.27 Q
2 Danny McFarlane (JAM) 48.33 Q
3 Markino Buckley (JAM) 48.50 Q
4 Periklis Iakovakis (GRE) 48.69 Q
5 lwyn Myburgh (RSA) 49.16
6 Jonathan Williams (BIZ) 49.64
7 Mahau Suguimati (BRA) 50.16
8 Bayano Kamani (PAN) 50.48

Final

RankAthleteTime
1 Angelo Taylor (USA) 47.25
2 Kerron Clement (USA) 47.98
3 Bershawn Jackson (USA) 48.06
4 Danny McFarlane (JAM) 48.30
5 L.J van Zyl (RSA) 48.42
6 Marek Plawgo (POL) 48.52
7 Markino Buckley (JAM) 48.60
8 Periklis Iakovakis (GRE) 49.96