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Athletics at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Men's 1500 metres

Athletics at the
1984 Summer Olympics
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These are the official results of the Men's 1500 metres event at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. The final was held on August 11, 1984.

Medalists

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Great Britain (GBR)
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Great Britain (GBR)
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Spain (ESP)

Abbreviations

Q automatic qualification
q qualification by rank
DNS did not start
NM no mark
OR olympic record
WR world record
AR area record
NR national record
PB personal best
SB season best

Records

These were the standing world and Olympic records (in minutes) prior to the 1984 Summer Olympics.

World Record 3:30.77 23x15px Steve Ovett Rieti (ITA) September 4, 1983
Olympic Record 3:34.91 Template:Country data KEN Kipchoge Keino Mexico City (MEX) October 20, 1968

Sebastian Coe set a new Olympic record with 3:32.53 minutes in the final.

Final

RANK FINAL TIME
File:Med 1.png 22x20px Sebastian Coe (GBR) 3:32.53
File:Med 2.png 22x20px Steve Cram (GBR) 3:33.40
File:Med 3.png 22x20px José Manuel Abascal (ESP) 3:34.30
4. 22x20px Joseph Chesire (KEN) 3:34.52
5. 22x20px Jim Spivey (USA) 3:36.07
6. 22x20px Peter Wirz (SUI) 3:36.97
7. 22x20px Andrés Vera (ESP) 3:37.02
8. 22x20px Omar Khalifa (SUD) 3:37.11
9. 22x20px Tony Rogers (NZL) 3:38.98
10. 22x20px Steve Scott (USA) 3:39.86
11. 22x20px Riccardo Materazzi (ITA) 3:40.74
22x20px Steve Ovett (GBR) DNF

Semifinals

RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1. 22x20px José Manuel Abascal (ESP) 3:35.70
2. 22x20px Steve Scott (USA) 3:35.71
3. 22x20px Sebastian Coe (GBR) 3:35.81
4. 22x20px Joseph Chesire (KEN) 3:35.83
4. 22x20px Peter Wirz (SUI) 3:35.83
6. 22x20px Tony Rogers (NZL) 3:36.48
7. 22x20px Riccardo Materazzi (ITA) 3:36.51
8. 22x20px Michael Hillardt (AUS) 3:38.12
9. 22x20px Pascal Thiébaut (FRA) 3:40.96
10. 22x20px James Igohe (TAN) 3:41.57


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1. 22x20px Steve Cram (GBR) 3:36.30
2. 22x20px Jim Spivey (USA) 3:36.53
3. 22x20px Andrés Vera (ESP) 3:36.55
3. 22x20px Steve Ovett (GBR) 3:36.55
5. 22x20px Omar Khalifa (SUD) 3:36.76
6. 22x20px Uwe Becker (FRG) 3:37.28
7. 22x20px Stefano Mei (ITA) 3:37.96
8. 22x20px Peter O'Donoghue (NZL) 3:38.71
9. 22x20px Marcus O'Sullivan (IRL) 3:39.40
10. 22x20px Pat Scammell (AUS) 3:40.83
11. 22x20px Taplumanei Jonga (ZIM) 3:41.80

Qualifying heats

RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1. 22x20px Joseph Chesire (KEN) 3:38.51
2. 22x20px Omer Khalifa (SUD) 3:38.93
3. 22x20px Stefano Mei (ITA) 3:39.25
4. 22x20px Tony Rogers (NZL) 3:39.78
5. 22x20px José Luis González (ESP) 3:47.01
6. 22x20px Faouzi Lahbi (MAR) 3:47.54
7. 22x20px Paul Ceesay (GAM) 3:59.14
8. 22x20px Amor Masoud Al-Sharji (OMA) 4:12.76
22x20px Antti Loikkanen (FIN) DNF


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1. 22x20px Pascal Thiébaut (FRA) 3:45.18
2. 22x20px Sebastian Coe (GBR) 3:45.30
3. 22x20px Andrés Vera (ESP) 3:45.44
4. 22x20px Paul Donovan (IRL) 3:45.70
5. 22x20px Jama Mohamed Aden (SOM) 3:46.80
6. 22x20px Mohamed Alouini (TUN) 3:49.78
7. 22x20px Dale Jones (ANT) 3:55.65
8. 22x20px Kgomotso Balotthanyi (BOT) 3:58.69
22x20px Oslen Barr (GUY) DNF


RANK HEAT 3 TIME
1. 22x20px Steve Ovett (GBR) 3:49.23
2. 22x20px Agberto Guimarães (BRA) 3:49.26
3. 22x20px Marcus O'Sullivan (IRL) 3:49.65
4. 22x20px Josephat Muraya (KEN) 3:51.61
5. 22x20px Gawain Guy (JAM) 3:52.04
6. 22x20px Claudio Patrignani (ITA) 3:52.63
7. 22x20px Mehdi Aidet (ALG) 3:53.92
8. 22x20px Mouteb Al-Faouri (JOR) 3:59.85
22x20px Pierre Délèze (SUI) DNF


RANK HEAT 4 TIME
1. 22x20px Joaquim Cruz (BRA) 3:41.01
2. 22x20px Steve Scott (USA) 3:41.02
3. 22x20px Michael Hillardt (AUS) 3:41.18
4. 22x20px Frank O'Mara (IRL) 3:41.76
5. 22x20px Alex Gonzalez (FRA) 3:42.84
6. 22x20px Mark Handelsman (ISR) 3:45.05
7. 22x20px Abderrahmane Morceli (ALG) 3:45.09
8. 22x20px Archfell Musango (ZAM) 3:46.99
9. 22x20px Adamou Allassane (NIG) 3:56.43
10. 22x20px Tito Rodrigues (SUR) 4:02.87


RANK HEAT 5 TIME
1. 22x20px José Manuel Abascal (ESP) 3:37.68
2. 22x20px Peter Wirz (SUI) 3:37.75
3. 22x20px Uwe Becker (FRG) 3:37.76
4. 22x20px Riccardo Materazzi (ITA) 3:37.95
5. 22x20px Pat Scammell (AUS) 3:39.18
6. 22x20px James Igohe (TAN) 3:39.62
7. 22x20px Tapfumaneyi Jonga (ZIM) 3:40.42
8. 22x20px Isaac Ganunga (MAW) 3:53.86
9. 22x20px Hugo Allan García (GUA) 3:57.59
10. 22x20px Kim Bok-Joo (KOR) 4:02.63
22x20px Ibrahim Aziz (UAE) DNF


RANK HEAT 6 TIME
1. 22x20px Steve Cram (GBR) 3:40.33
2. 22x20px Jim Spivey (USA) 3:40.58
3. 22x20px Peter O'Donoghue (NZL) 3:40.69
4. 22x20px Abdi Bile (SOM) 3:40.72
5. 22x20px Kipkoech Cheruiyot (KEN) 3:41.96
6. 22x20px Zakaria Namonge (TAN) 3:45.55
7. 22x20px Batulamai Rajakumar (MAS) 3:55.19
8. 22x20px Jean-Marie Rudasingwa (RWA) 3:57.62
9. 22x20px Philip Sinon (SEY) 4:25.80
10. 22x20px Diosdado Lozano (GEQ) 4:34.71
22x20px Omar Ortega (ARG) DNF

See also

References