800 m M - Athletics -Mexico City 1968 - Results

Men's 800 m - Athletics
Mexico City 1968 Summer Olympics

Athletics at the Mexico City 1968 Olympics  Mexico City 1968 Olympic Games - Athletics
Men's 800 m 1968
Final
Ralph Doubell AUS 1.44,3 EWR
Wilson Kiprugut KEN 1.44,5
Thomas Farrell USA 1.45,4
4. Walter Adams FRG 1.45,8
5. Josef Plachy TCH 1.45,9
6. Dieter Fromm GDR 1.46,2
7. Thomas Saisi KEN 1.47,5
8. Benedict Cayenne TTO 1.54,3
Semifinal - Heat 1
1. Walter Adams FRG 1.46,4 Q
2. Dieter Fromm GDR 1.46,5 Q
3. Thomas Saisi KEN 1.46,6 Q
4. Benedict Cayenne TTO 1.46,8 Q
5. Ronald Kutschinski USA 1.47,8
6. Jean-Pierre Dufresne FRA 1.51,8
Henryk Szordykowski POL dns
Yevgeny Arzhanov URS dns
Semifinal - Heat 2
1. Ralph Doubell AUS 1.45,7 Q
2. Wilson Kiprugut KEN 1.45,8 Q
3. Josef Plachy TCH 1.45,9 Q
4. Thomas Farrell USA 1.46,1 Q
5. Robert Ouko KEN 1.47,2
6. Byron Dyce JAM 1.47,2
7. Franz-Josef Kemper FRG 1.47,6
8. David Cropper GBR 1.47,6
Round 1 - Heat 1
1. Thomas Saisi KEN 1.47,0 Q
2. Jean-Pierre Dufresne FRA 1.47,6 Q
3. Matias Habtemichael ETH 1.49,6
4. Papa N'Diaye SEN 1.51,3
5. Wade Bell USA 1.51,5
6. Robert Honti HUN 1.53,8
Round 1 - Heat 2
1. Dieter Fromm GDR 1.46,9 Q
2. Franz-Josef Kemper FRG 1.47,0 Q
3. Ronald Kutschinski USA 1.47,6 q
4. Ramasamy Subramaniam MAS 1.50,8
5. Gilbert van Manshoven BEL 1.52,3
Guillermo Cuello ARG dnf
Round 1 - Heat 3
1. Walter Adams FRG 1.48,4 Q
2. Josef Plachy TCH 1.48,6 Q
3. Noel Carroll IRL 1.49,0
4. Ahmet Issa CHA 1.49,0
5. Roberto Silva Martinez MEX 1.50,4
6. Gerd Larsen DEN 1.51,9
Neville Myton JAM dnf
Round 1 - Heat 4
1. Ralph Doubell AUS 1.47,2 Q
2. Henryk Szordykowski POL 1.47,4 Q
3. Robert Ouko KEN 1.47,6 q
4. John Ametepey GHA 1.50,7
5. Gilles Sibon FRA 1.50,8
6. Christopher Carter GBR 1.52,9
7. Jose L'Oficial DOM 1.55,6
8. Alfredo Cubias ESA 2.08,7
Round 1 - Heat 5
1. Wilson Kiprugut KEN 1.46,1 Q
2. Thomas Farrell USA 1.47,9 Q
3. Tomas Jungwirth TCH 1.48,7
4. Anders Gärderud SWE 1.48,9
5. Jun Nagai JPN 1.51,2
6. Angelo Hussein SUD 1.53,4
7. Jacques Pennewaert BEL 1.53,8
8. Francisco Menocal NCA 1.58,9
Round 1 - Heat 6
1. David Cropper GBR 1.47,9 Q
2. Benedict Cayenne TTO 1.48,2 Q
3. Yevgeny Arzhanov URS 1.48,4 q
4. Byron Dyce JAM 1.48,5 q
5. Mamo Sebsibe ETH 1.49,7
6. Gianni Del Buono ITA 1.50,2
7. Xaver Frick LIE 1.52,6
8. Carlos Baez PUR 1.52,6
Men's 800 m - Athletics - Mexico City 1968 Summer Olympics

Event Format: Athletes competed in preliminary heats, semifinals and final. The best athletes from each heat (Q) and a number of "lucky losers" (q) advanced to the next level. The winner of the final was the Olympic gold medal winner.

Event facts: Men's 800 m competition was held at the Estadio Olimpico Universitario and 41 athletes participated in the event.

These results for Men's 800 m - Mexico City 1968 Summer Olympics - are based on the official olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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