Athletics at the 1980 Summer Olympics – Men's 1500 metres

These are the official results of the Men's 1,500m metres event at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, Soviet Union. The final was held on Friday 1980-08-01.[1]

Men's 1500 metres
at the Games of the XXII Olympiad
VenueLenin Central Stadium
Date30 July 1980 (qualification)
31 July 1980 (semi-finals)
1 August 1980 (final)
Competitors41 from 30 nations
Winning time3:38.4
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Sebastian Coe
 Great Britain
2nd, silver medalist(s) Jürgen Straub
 East Germany
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Steve Ovett
 Great Britain
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Contents

FinalEdit

RANK FINAL TIME
    Sebastian Coe (GBR) 3:38.4
    Jürgen Straub (GDR) 3:38.8
    Steve Ovett (GBR) 3:39.0
4.   Andreas Busse (GDR) 3:40.2
5.   Vittorio Fontanella (ITA) 3:40.4
6.   Jozef Plachý (TCH) 3:40.7
7.   José Marajo (FRA) 3:41.5
8.   Steve Cram (GBR) 3:41.0
9.   Dragan Zdravković (YUG) 3:43.1

Semi-FinalsEdit

RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1.   Steve Ovett (GBR) 3:43.1
2.   Dragan Zdravković (YUG) 3:43.4
3.   Andreas Busse (GDR) 3:43.5
4.   Steve Cram (GBR) 3:43.6
5.   Vladimir Malozemlin (URS) 3:43.6
6.   Antti Loikkanen (FIN) 3:44.0
7.   João Campos (POR) 3:44.4
8.   Alex Gonzalez (FRA) 3:44.7
9.   Mehdi Aidet (ALG) 3:44.9


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1.   Sebastian Coe (GBR) 3:39.4
2.   Jürgen Straub (GDR) 3:39.4
3.   José Marajo (FRA) 3:39.6
4.   Vittorio Fontanella (ITA) 3:40.1
5.   Jozef Plachý (TCH) 3:40.4
6.   Robert Nemeth (AUT) 3:40.8
7.   Vitaly Tishchenko (URS) 3:41.5
8.   José Luis González (ESP) 3:42.6
9.   Mirosław Żerkowski (POL) 3:48.2

HeatsEdit

RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1.   José Marajo (FRA) 3:43.9
2.   Mehdi Aidet (ALG) 3:43.9
3.   Dragan Zdravković (YUG) 3:44.0
4.   Steve Cram (GBR) 3:44.1
5.   Pavel Yakovlev (URS) 3:44.2
6.   José Manuel Abascal (ESP) 3:44.7
7.   Mopeli Molapo (LES) 3:55.5
8.   Khaled Khalifa Al-Shammari (KUW) 3:57.6
9.   Vicente Santos (MOZ) 3:58.7


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1.   Andreas Busse (GDR) 3:44.3
2.   Vitaly Tishchenko (URS) 3:44.4
3.   Jozef Plachý (TCH) 3:44.4
4.   Alex Gonzalez (FRA) 3:44.6
5.   Pierre Délèze (SUI) 3:44.8
6.   Haile Zeru (ETH) 3:45.7
7.   Abderrahmane Morceli (ALG) 3:46.0
8.   Sant Kumar (IND) 3:55.6
9.   Ishmael Mhaladi (BOT) 3:59.1
10.   George Branche (SLE) 4:03.9
11.   Damien Degboe (BEN) 4:15.3


RANK HEAT 3 TIME
1.   Vittorio Fontanella (ITA) 3:40.1
2.   Sebastian Coe (GBR) 3:40.1
3.   Antti Loikkanen (FIN) 3:40.5
4.   José Luis González (ESP) 3:40.9
5.   João Campos (POR) 3:41.3
6.   Ray Flynn (IRL) 3:42.0
7.   Nigusse Bekele (ETH) 3:45.8
8.   Archfell Musango (ZAM) 3:53.7
9.   Tisbite Rakotoarisoa (MAD) 3:55.9
10.   Lê Quang Khải (VIE) 4:06.8


RANK HEAT 4 TIME
1.   Steve Ovett (GBR) 3:36.8
2.   Jürgen Straub (GDR) 3:37.0
3.   Robert Nemeth (AUT) 3:38.3
4.   Vladimir Malozemlin (URS) 3:38.7
5.   Mirosław Żerkowski (POL) 3:39.2
6.   Kassa Balcha (ETH) 3:43.1
7.   Jón Didriksson (ISL) 3:44.4
8.   Derradji Harek (ALG) 3:45.3
9.   Marzouk Mabrouk (LBA) 3:54.3
10.   Mohamed Makhlouf (SYR) 4:00.4

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1980 Moscow Games: Men's 1500 metres". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 1 November 2017.

External linksEdit