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1983 World Championships in Athletics – Men's decathlon

These are the official results of the men's decathlon competition at the 1983 World Championships in Helsinki, Finland. There were a total number of 25 participating athletes, including seven non-finishers. The competition was held from August 12 to August 13, 1983.

Contents

MedalistsEdit

ScheduleEdit

Friday August 12
  1. 100 m
  2. Long Jump
  3. Shot Put
  4. High Jump
  5. 400 m
Saturday August 13
  1. 110 m hurdles
  2. Discus Throw
  3. Pole Vault
  4. Javelin Throw
  5. 1,500 m

RecordsEdit

Standing records prior to the 1983 World Athletics Championships
World Record   Jürgen Hingsen (FRG) 8779 June 5, 1983   Filderstadt-Bernhausen, West Germany
Event Record New Event
Season Best   Jürgen Hingsen (FRG) 8779 June 5, 1983   Filderstadt-Bernhausen, West Germany

ResultsEdit

  The highest mark recorded in each event is highlighted in yellow
Rank Athlete Decathlon Points
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
    Daley Thompson (GBR) 10.60 7.88 15.35 2.03 48.12 14.37 44.46 5.10 65.24 4:29.72 8666
    Jurgen Hingsen (FRG) 10.95 7.75 15.66 2.00 48.08 14.36 43.30 4.90 67.42 4:21.59 8561
    Siegfried Wentz (FRG) 10,94 7.24 15.11 2.00 48.09 14.13 44.98 4.70 75.08 4:28.52 8478
4   Uwe Freimuth (GDR) 11.05 7.43 15.25 2.00 48.23 14.89 48.64 4.80 70.48 4:28.61 8433
5   Stephan Niklaus (SUI) 10.96 7.06 14.88 2.03 48.12 15.06 48.74 4.20 73.94 4:49.35 8212
6   Aleksandr Nevskiy (URS) 11.07 7.20 14.90 2.00 49.35 14.63 49.08 4.20 64.50 4:19.90 8201
7   Torsten Voss (GDR) 10.69 7.48 14.12 2.03 48.02 14.49 38.10 4.60 60.08 4:31.19 8167
8   Steffen Grummt (GDR) 11.18 7.26 16.14 1.91 48.97 14.61 46.98 4.50 64.54 4:32.56 8149
9   Guido Kratschmer (FRG) 10.86 7.35 14.99 1.94 48.61 14.29 46.56 4.60 52.24 4:36.43 8096
10   Dariusz Ludwig (POL) 11.17 7.29 13.77 2.00 49.84 15.33 43.90 4.70 62.00 4:26.05 7982
11   Trond Skramstad (NOR) 11.20 6.90 13.53 2.00 49.13 14.90 38.18 4.50 59.78 4:18.18 7827
12   Robert de Wit (NED) 11.36 6.70 12.73 1.97 49.46 14.76 42.28 4.60 59.70 4:18.92 7769
13   Martin Machura (TCH) 11.17 7.27 14.45 2.00 50.24 16.23 48.08 4.40 56.28 4:56.76 7639
14   Conny Silfver (SWE) 11.41 6.64 14.80 1.91 51.55 15.00 41.70 4.40 60.08 4:36.94 7527
15   Thrainn Hafsteinsson (ISL) 11.73 6.53 13.80 1.82 50.47 15.81 48.58 4.10 56.28 4:22.72 7356
16   Joško Vlašić (YUG) 11.55 6.99 13.33 1.85 51.01 15.01 39.28 4.00 58.46 4:29.25 7329
17   Ángel Díaz (GUA) 11.65 6.37 8.98 1.91 52.01 16.15 25.70 3.50 50.90 4:29.42 6239
18   Niulolo Pelesikoti (TGA) 11.80 6.47 10.76 1.67 53.13 16.65 33.70 3.40 NM 5:08.32 5332
  Harri Sundell (FIN) 11.11 7.23 13.95 2.06 49.49 14.72 42.10 4.30 NM DNS DNF
  Claudio Escauriza (PAR) 11.41 6.77 13.23 1.85 52.98 17.77 38.74 4.00 DNS DNF
  John Crist (USA) 11.42 6.76 12.89 1.88 51.67 DNF 42.02 DNS DNF
  Konstantin Akhapkin (URS) 11.02 7.44 13.73 1.94 49.43 DNF DNS DNF
  Grigoriy Degtyaryev (URS) 11.01 7.41 15.03 NM DNS DNF
  Mark Anderson (USA) 11.39 6.83 13.61 DNS DNF
  Bacha Ahmed Mahour (ALG) 11.64 6.69 NM DNS DNF

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