Beijing Olympics 2008 800m Men Track Event Athletics Scoreboard

Medalists

Gold  Wilfred Bungei
Kenya (KEN)
Silver  Ismail Ahmed Ismail
Sudan (SUD)
Bronze  Alfred Kirwa Yego
Kenya (KEN)

Records

 

World Record Wilson Kipketer (DEN) 1:41.11 Cologne, Germany 24 August 1997
Olympic Record Vebjørn Rodal (NOR) 1:42.58 Atlanta, USA 31 July 1996

 

Results

 

  • Q denotes qualification by place
  • q denotes qualification by time
  • DNS denotes did not start
  • DNF denotes did not finish
  • DQ denotes disqualification
  • PB denotes personal best
  • SB denotes season best
  • NR denotes national record
  • CR denotes continental record
  • OR denotes olympic record
  • WR denotes world record

Round 1

Heats

Heat 1

PositionLaneAthlete/CountryMarkRemarks
1 6 Wilfred Bungei (KEN) 1:44.90 Q, SB
2 3 Yuriy Borzakovskiy (RUS) 1:45.15 Q
3 4 Nadjim Manseur (ALG) 1:45.62 q
4 5 Fabiano Peçanha (BRA) 1:46.54 q
5 2 Thomas Chamney (IRL) 1:47.66 .
6 7 Lachlan Renshaw (AUS) 1:49.19 .
7 8 Ehsan Mohajer Shojaei (IRI) 1:49.25 .

Heat 2

PositionLaneAthlete/CountryMarkRemarks
1 2 Abubaker Kaki (SUD) 1:46.98 Q
2 6 Mohammed Al-Salhi (KSA) 1:47.02 Q
3 4 Dmitriy Bogdanov (RUS) 1:47.49 .
4 7 Onalenna Baloyi (BOT) 1:47.89 .
5 5 Jozef Repcìk (SVK) 1:48.64 .
6 8 Leonardo Price (ARG) 1:49.39 .
3 Antar Zerguelaine (ALG) . DNS

Heat 3

PositionLaneAthlete/CountryMarkRemarks
1 2 Michael Rimmer (GBR) 1:47.61 Q
2 7 Mbulaeni Mulaudzi (RSA) 1:47.64 Q
3 8 Pawel Czapiewski (POL) 1:47.66 .
4 3 Miguel Quesada (ESP) 1:48.06 .
5 6 Xiangyu Li (CHN) 1:48.44 .
6 4 Vitalij Kozlov (LTU) 1:48.96 .
7 5 Samwel Mwera (TAN) 1:50.67 .
9 Nick Willis (NZL) . DNS

Heat 4

PositionLaneAthlete/CountryMarkRemarks
1 6 Nick Symmonds (USA) 1:46.01 Q
2 8 Alfred Kirwa Yego (KEN) 1:46.04 Q
3 9 Antonio Manuel Reina (ESP) 1:46.30 q
4 5 Andy González (CUB) 1:46.59 .
5 4 Mouhssin Chehibi (MAR) 1:46.75 .
6 7 Eduard Villanueva (VEN) 1:47.64 .
7 3 Dinh Cong Nguyen (VIE) 1:52.06 .
8 2 Derek Mandell (GUM) 1:57.48 PB

Heat 5

PositionLaneAthlete/CountryMarkRemarks
1 4 Manuel Olmedo (ESP) 1:45.78 Q
2 5 Ismail Ahmed Ismail (SUD) 1:45.87 Q
3 8 Gary Reed (CAN) 1:46.02 q
4 7 Dmitrijs Milkevicsc (LAT) 1:47.12 .
5 2 Samson Ngoepe (RSA) 1:47.42 .
6 3 Aunese Curreen (SAM) 1:47.45 NR
7 6 Souleymane Ould Chebal (MTN) 1:57.43 .
9 Oleg Juravlyov (UZB) . DNS

Heat 6

PositionLaneAthlete/CountryMarkRemarks
1 8 Amine Laalou (MAR) 1:47.86 Q
2 5 Abraham Chepkirwok (UGA) 1:47.93 Q
3 7 Jakub Holuša (CZE) 1:48.19 .
4 3 Christian Smith (USA) 1:48.20 .
5 9 Kleberson Davide (BRA) 1:48.53 .
6 4 Achraf Tadili (CAN) 1:48.87 .
7 6 Fadrique Iglesias (BOL) 1:50.57 .
8 2 Mohammed Al-Yafaee (YEM) 1:54.82 .

Heat 7

PositionLaneAthlete/CountryMarkRemarks
1 3 Mohammad Al-Azemi (KUW) 1:46.94 Q
2 8 Yusuf Saad Kamel (BRN) 1:46.94 Q
3 5 Robert Lathouwers (NED) 1:46.94 .
4 2 Andrew Wheating (v) 1:47.05 .
5 7 Abdoulaye Wagne (SEN) 1:47.50 .
6 4 Aldwyn Sappleton (JAM) 1:48.19 .
7 6 Sergey Pakura (KGZ) 1:50.54 .

Heat 8

PositionLaneAthlete/CountryMarkRemarks
1 5 Yeimer Lopez (CUB) 1:45.66 Q
2 6 Boaz Kiplagat Lalang (KEN) 1:45.72 Q
3 4 Nabil Madi (ALG) 1:45.75 q
4 2 Marcin Lewandowski (POL) 1:45.89 q, SB
5 3 Belal Mansoor Ali (BRN) 1:45.95 q, SB
6 7 Sajad Moradi (IRI) 1:46.10 q
7 8 Yassine Bensghir (MAR) 1:46.88 .
8 9 Mikko Lahtio (FIN) 1:47.20 .

Semifinal

Heat 1

21 August 2008 - 19:50

PositionLaneAthlete/CountryMarkRemarks
1 8 Wilfred Bungei (KEN) 1:46.23 Q .
2 5 Yeimer Lopez (CUB) 1:46.40 Q .
3 7 Yuriy Borzakovskiy (RUS) 1:46.53 .
4 4 Amine Laalou (MAR) 1:46.74 .
5 6 Nick Symmonds (USA) 1:46.96 .
6 9 Mohammed Al-Salhi (KSA) 1:47.14 .
7 2 Marcin Lewandowski (POL) 1:47.24 .
8 3 Mohammad Al-Azemi (KUW) 1:47.65 .

Heat 2

21 August 2008 - 19:58

PositionLaneAthlete/CountryMarkRemarks
1 5 Alfred Kirwa Yego (KEN) 1:44.73 Q .
2 6 Ismail Ahmed Ismail (SUD) 1:44.91 Q .
3 7 Yusuf Saad Kamel (BRN) 1:44.95 q .
4 9 Nadjim Manseur (ALG) 1:45.54 q .
5 8 Sajad Moradi (IRI) 1:46.08 .
6 4 Mbulaeni Mulaudzi (RSA) 1:46.24 .
7 2 Antonio Manuel Reina (ESP) 1:46.40 .
8 3 Fabiano Peçanha (BRA) 1:47.07 .

Heat 3

21 August 2008 - 20:06

PositionLaneAthlete/CountryMarkRemarks
1 2 Nabil Madi (ALG) 1:45.63 Q .
2 4 Gary Reed (CAN) 1:45.85 Q .
3 5 Boaz Kiplagat Lalang (KEN) 1:45.87 .
4 9 Manuel Olmedo (ESP) 1:45.91 .
5 3 Belal Mansoor Ali (BRN) 1:46.37 .
6 8 Michael Rimmer (GBR) 1:48.07 .
7 7 Abraham Chepkirwok (UGA) 1:49.16 .
8 6 Abubaker Kaki (SUD) 1:49.19 .

Final

23 August 2008 - 19:30

PositionLaneAthlete/CountryMarkRemarks
1 3 Wilfred Bungei (KEN) 1:44.65 (SB)
2 8 Ismail Ahmed Ismail (SUD) 1:44.70 .
3 5 Alfred Kirwa Yego (KEN) 1:44.82 .
4 6 Gary Reed (CAN) 1:44.94 .
5 4 Yusuf Saad Kamel (BRN) 1:44.95 .
6 7 Yeimer Lopez (CUB) 1:45.88 .
7 2 Nabil Madi (ALG) 1:45.96 .
8 9 Nadjim Manseur (ALG) 1:47.19 .