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1989 IAAF World Indoor Championships – Men's 400 metres

The men's 400 metres event at the 1989 IAAF World Indoor Championships was held at the Budapest Sportcsarnok in Budapest on 4 and 5 March.

MedalistsEdit

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

The first 2 of each heat (Q) and next 2 fastest (q) qualified for the semifinals.[1]

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 3 Cayetano Cornet   Spain 46.64 Q
2 5 Brian Whittle   Great Britain 46.69 Q
3 5 Slobodan Branković   Yugoslavia 46.69 Q
4 1 Antonio McKay   United States 46.86 Q
5 2 Howard Burnett   Jamaica 46.91 Q
6 5 Bert Cameron   Jamaica 46.93 q
7 2 Jörg Vaihinger   West Germany 47.00 Q
7 4 Gabriel Tiacoh   Ivory Coast 47.00 Q
9 1 Ian Morris   Trinidad and Tobago 47.09 Q
10 1 Arjen Visserman   Netherlands 47.11 q
11 3 Alemayehu Gudeta   Ethiopia 47.14 Q, NR
12 4 Clarence Daniel   United States 47.20 Q
13 5 Ervin Katona   Hungary 47.33
14 3 Todd Bennett   Great Britain 47.35
15 3 Tomasz Jędrusik   Poland 47.36
16 2 Gusztáv Menczer   Hungary 47.43
17 1 Antonio Sánchez   Spain 47.60
18 2 Romeo Gido   Philippines 47.63 NR
19 3 Klaus Just   West Germany 47.67
20 5 Anton Skerritt   Canada 47.69
21 2 Patrick Delice   Trinidad and Tobago 47.86
22 4 Takahiro Watanabe   Japan 47.97
23 4 Troy Douglas   Bermuda 48.46 NR
24 2 Ahmed Abdelhalim Ghanem   Egypt 48.63
25 1 Luis Karim Toledo   Mexico 48.65 NR
26 4 Gerson Souza   Brazil 49.04

SemifinalsEdit

First 3 of each semifinal (Q) qualified directly for the final.[2]

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 1 Antonio McKay   United States 46.06 Q
2 1 Cayetano Cornet   Spain 46.30 Q
3 2 Slobodan Branković   Yugoslavia 46.49 Q
4 1 Ian Morris   Trinidad and Tobago 46.52 Q, NR
5 2 Gabriel Tiacoh   Ivory Coast 46.69 Q, NR
6 2 Brian Whittle   Great Britain 46.71 Q
7 2 Arjen Visserman   Netherlands 46.94
8 1 Alemayehu Gudeta   Ethiopia 46.96 NR
9 1 Jörg Vaihinger   West Germany 47.01
10 2 Clarence Daniel   United States 47.03
11 1 Howard Burnett   Jamaica 47.18
12 2 Bert Cameron   Jamaica 47.78

FinalEdit

[3]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
  5 Antonio McKay   United States 45.59 CR
  2 Ian Morris   Trinidad and Tobago 46.09 NR
  4 Cayetano Cornet   Spain 46.40
4 6 Slobodan Branković   Yugoslavia 46.48
5 3 Brian Whittle   Great Britain 46.78
6 1 Gabriel Tiacoh   Ivory Coast 47.35

ReferencesEdit