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Athletics at the 1996 Summer Olympics – Men's 200 metres

Men's 200 metres
at the Games of the XXVI Olympiad
Medalists
Gold medal  22x20px United States
Silver medal  22x20px Namibia
Bronze medal  [[Image:Template:Country flag IOC alias TRI|22x20px|border|alt=|link=]] [[Template:Country IOC alias TRI at the 1996 Summer Olympics|Template:Country IOC alias TRI]]
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200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
5000 m men women
10,000 m men women
100 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men women
3000 m
steeplechase
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4×100 m relay men women
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Marathon men women
10 km walk women
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Shot put men women
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Heptathlon women
Decathlon men
Wheelchair races

These are the official results of the men's 200 metres event at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia. There were a total number of 81 participating athletes (and three-finishers), with two rounds (eleven heats in round 1, five heats at round 2), two semifinals and a final.

Medalists

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This page is a soft redirect.22x20px Michael Johnson
United States (USA)
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Records

These were the standing world and Olympic records (in seconds) prior to the 1996 Summer Olympics.

World Record 19.66 23x15px Michael Johnson Atlanta (USA) June 23, 1996
Olympic Record 19.73 23x15px Michael Marsh Barcelona (ESP) August 5, 1992

In the final, Michael Johnson set a new world record with a time of 19.32.

Final

  • Held on August 1, 1996
RANK FINAL TIME
File:Med 1.png 22x20px Michael Johnson (USA) 19.32 World Record Olympic Record
File:Med 2.png 22x20px Frank Fredericks (NAM) 19.68 AR
File:Med 3.png [[File:Template:Country flag IOC alias TRI|22x20px|border|alt=|link=]] Ato Boldon ([[Template:Country IOC alias TRI at the 1996 Summer Olympics|TRI]]) 19.80
4. 22x20px Obadele Thompson (BAR) 20.14
5. 22x20px Jeff Williams (USA) 20.17
6. 22x20px Ivan Garcia (CUB) 20.21
7. 22x20px Patrick Stevens (BEL) 20.27
8. 22x20px Michael Marsh (USA) 20.48

Semifinals

RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1. 22x20px Michael Johnson (USA) 20.27
2. 22x20px Ivan Garcia (CUB) 20.34
3. 22x20px Jeff Williams (USA) 20.39
4. 22x20px Patrick Stevens (BEL) 20.46
5. 22x20px Francis Obikwelu (NGR) 20.56
6. 22x20px John Regis (GBR) 20.58
7. 22x20px Emmanuel Tuffour (GHA) 20.61
8. [[File:Template:Country flag IOC alias TRI|22x20px|border|alt=|link=]] Neil De Silva ([[Template:Country IOC alias TRI at the 1996 Summer Olympics|TRI]]) 21.26


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1. 22x20px Frank Fredericks (NAM) 19.98
2. [[File:Template:Country flag IOC alias TRI|22x20px|border|alt=|link=]] Ato Boldon ([[Template:Country IOC alias TRI at the 1996 Summer Olympics|TRI]]) 20.05
3. 22x20px Michael Marsh (USA) 20.26
4. 22x20px Obadele Thompson (BAR) 20.32
5. 22x20px Steve Brimacombe (AUS) 20.38
6. 22x20px Koji Ito (JPN) 20.45
7. 22x20px Sergejs Insakovs (LAT) 20.48
8. 22x20px Geir Moen (NOR) 20.96

Round 2 - Heats

RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1. 22x20px Frank Fredericks (NAM) 20.38
2. 22x20px Jeff Williams (USA) 20.47
3. 22x20px Obadele Thompson (BAR) 20.53
4. 22x20px Erik Wymeersch (BEL) 20.59
5. 22x20px Percival Spencer (JAM) 20.59
6. 22x20px Troy Douglas (BER) 20.63
7. 22x20px Francisco Navarro (ESP) 21.06
22x20px O'Brian Gibbons (CAN) DNS


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1. 22x20px Michael Johnson (USA) 20.37
2. 22x20px Geir Moen (NOR) 20.48
3. [[File:Template:Country flag IOC alias TRI|22x20px|border|alt=|link=]] Neil De Silva ([[Template:Country IOC alias TRI at the 1996 Summer Olympics|TRI]]) 20.62
4. 22x20px Robson Da Silva (BRA) 20.65
5. 22x20px Jordi Mayoral (ESP) 20.68
6. 22x20px George Panayiotopoulos (GRE) 20.86
7. 22x20px Dean Capobianco (AUS) 21.03
8. 22x20px Oumar Loum (SEN) 21.31


RANK HEAT 3 TIME
1. 22x20px Ivan Garcia (CUB) 20.36
2. 22x20px Koji Ito (JPN) 20.47
3. 22x20px Steve Brimacombe (AUS) 20.53
4. 22x20px Robert Mackowiak (POL) 20.61
5. 22x20px Anninos Markoullides (CYP) 20.63
6. 22x20px Vladyslav Dolohodin (UKR) 20.65
7. 22x20px Elston Cawley (JAM) 20.75
8. 22x20px Franck Waota (CIV) 21.14


RANK HEAT 4 TIME
1. 22x20px Michael Marsh (USA) 20.39
2. 22x20px Patrick Stevens (BEL) 20.43
3. 22x20px John Regis (GBR) 20.56
4. 22x20px Sergejs Insakovs (LAT) 20.58
5. 22x20px Albert Agyemang (GHA) 20.87
6. 22x20px Seun Ogunkoya (NGR) 21.00
7. 22x20px Joseph Loua (GUI) 21.01
22x20px Claudinei da Silva (BRA) DNF


RANK HEAT 5 TIME
1. [[File:Template:Country flag IOC alias TRI|22x20px|border|alt=|link=]] Ato Boldon ([[Template:Country IOC alias TRI at the 1996 Summer Olympics|TRI]]) 20.25
2. 22x20px Francis Obikwelu (NGR) 20.49
3. 22x20px Emmanuel Tuffuor (GHA) 20.49
4. 22x20px Linford Christie (GBR) 20.59
5. 22x20px Edson Ribeiro (BRA) 20.60
6. 22x20px Torbjorn Eriksson (SWE) 20.83
7. 22x20px Carlos Gats (ARG) 20.84
8. 22x20px Gary Ryan (IRL) 20.89

Round 1 - Heats

RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1. 22x20px Michael Marsh (USA) 20.27
2. 22x20px Sergejs Insakovs (LAT) 20.41
3. 22x20px Troy Douglas (BER) 20.41
4. 22x20px Steve Brimacombe (AUS) 20.45
5. 22x20px Alfred Visagie (RSA) 21.10
6. 22x20px Mohamed Al Hooti (OMA) 21.10
7. 22x20px Takahiro Mazuka (JPN) 21.13


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1. 22x20px Ivan Garcia (CUB) 20.49
2. 22x20px Albert Agyemang (GHA) 20.69
3. 22x20px Elston Cawley (JAM) 20.73
4. 22x20px Owusu Dako (GBR) 20.83
5. 22x20px Thomas Sbokos (GRE) 20.88
6. 22x20px Anton Ivanov (BUL) 21.20
7. 22x20px David Wilson (GUM) 21.85
8. 22x20px Mohamed Brahim (MTN) 22.71


RANK HEAT 3 TIME
1. [[File:Template:Country flag IOC alias TRI|22x20px|border|alt=|link=]] Ato Boldon ([[Template:Country IOC alias TRI at the 1996 Summer Olympics|TRI]]) 20.26
2. 22x20px Obadele Thompson (BAR) 20.42
3. 22x20px Anninos Markoullides (CYP) 20.57
4. 22x20px Carlos Gats (ARG) 20.82
5. 22x20px Joseph Gikonyo (KEN) 20.88
6. 22x20px Chris Donaldson (NZL) 20.96
7. 22x20px Wu-Shiun Tao (TPE) 21.25


RANK HEAT 4 TIME
1. 22x20px Michael Johnson (USA) 20.55
2. 22x20px Erik Wymeersch (BEL) 20.68
3. 22x20px Percival Spencer (JAM) 20.73
4. 22x20px Franck Waota (CIV) 20.78
5. 22x20px Benjamin Sirimou (CMR) 21.00
6. 22x20px Antoine Boussombo (GAB) 21.06
22x20px Venancio Jose (ESP) DNS


RANK HEAT 5 TIME
1. 22x20px Francis Obikwelu (NGR) 20.62
2. 22x20px Edson Ribeiro (BRA) 20.69
3. 22x20px John Regis (GBR) 20.78
4. 22x20px Pierre Lisk (SLE) 20.86
5. 22x20px Lars Hedner (SWE) 20.97
6. 22x20px Thomas Griesser (AUT) 21.20
7. 22x20px Pascal Dangbo (BEN) 21.65
8. 22x20px Hadhari Djaffar (COM) 22.68


RANK HEAT 6 TIME
1. 22x20px Patrick Stevens (BEL) 20.60
2. 22x20px Jordi Mayoral (ESP) 20.65
3. 22x20px Claudinei da Silva (BRA) 20.80
4. 22x20px Joseph Loua (GUI) 20.81
5. 22x20px Boevi Lawson (TOG) 20.99
6. 22x20px Anderson Vilien (HAI) 21.62
7. 22x20px Peter Ogilvie (CAN) 22.00
8. 22x20px Gustavo Envela (GEQ) 22.09


RANK HEAT 7 TIME
1. 22x20px Linford Christie (GBR) 20.64
2. 22x20px Robert Mackowiak (POL) 20.67
3. 22x20px George Panayiotopoulos (GRE) 20.69
4. 22x20px Geir Moen (NOR) 20.78
5. 22x20px O'Brian Gibbons (CAN) 20.79
6. 22x20px Andrey Fedoriv (RUS) 20.95
7. 22x20px Brahim Abdoulaye (CHA) 21.67


RANK HEAT 8 TIME
1. [[File:Template:Country flag IOC alias TRI|22x20px|border|alt=|link=]] Neil De Silva ([[Template:Country IOC alias TRI at the 1996 Summer Olympics|TRI]]) 20.54
2. 22x20px Robson Da Silva (BRA) 20.61
3. 22x20px Oumar Loum (SEN) 20.69
4. 22x20px Dean Capobianco (AUS) 20.76
5. 22x20px Matthew Coad (NZL) 21.25
6. 22x20px Amos Ali (PNG) 21.37
7. 22x20px Laurence Jack (VAN) 21.94
22x20px Olapade Adeniken (NGR) DNS


RANK HEAT 9 TIME
1. 22x20px Jeff Williams (USA) 20.37
2. 22x20px Vladyslav Dolohodin (UKR) 20.57
3. 22x20px Francisco Navarro (ESP) 20.87
4. 22x20px Alain Reimann (SUI) 20.99
5. 22x20px Ousmane Diarra (MLI) 21.20
6. 22x20px Mohd Al Aswad (UAE) 21.77
22x20px Ibrahim Ismail Muftah (QAT) DNS


RANK HEAT 10 TIME
1. 22x20px Koji Ito (JPN) 20.56
2. 22x20px Torbjorn Eriksson (SWE) 20.77
3. 22x20px Emmanuel Tuffuor (GHA) 20.85
4. 22x20px Mark Keddell (NZL) 20.93
5. 22x20px Justice Dipeba (BOT) 21.09
6. 22x20px Carlton Chambers (CAN) 21.32
7. 22x20px Miguel Janssen (ARU) 21.72


RANK HEAT 11 TIME
1. 22x20px Frank Fredericks (NAM) 20.59
2. 22x20px Seun Ogunkoya (NGR) 20.78
3. 22x20px Gary Ryan (IRL) 20.78
4. 22x20px Sebastian Keitel (CHI) 20.96
5. 22x20px Christoph Poestinger (AUT) 20.98
6. 22x20px Sandro Floris (ITA) 21.01
7. 22x20px Wenzhong Chen (CHN) 21.05

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