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1997 World Championships in Athletics – Men's 100 metres

MedalistsEdit

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

First 3 of each Heat (Q) and the next 9 fastest (q) qualified for the quarterfinals.

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 4 Angelos Pavlakakis   Greece 10.11 Q, NR
1 6 Ato Boldon   Trinidad and Tobago 10.11 Q
3 7 Tim Montgomery   United States 10.12 Q
4 5 Michael Marsh   United States 10.16 Q
4 10 Eric Nkansah   Nigeria 10.16 Q
6 4 Donovan Bailey   Canada 10.17 Q
7 10 Percival Spencer   Jamaica 10.18 Q
8 9 Frankie Fredericks   Namibia 10.21 Q
9 10 Darren Campbell   Great Britain 10.21 Q, SB
11 7 Francis Obikwelu   Nigeria 10.22 Q
11 11 Nobuharu Asahara   Japan 10.22 Q
11 12 Robert Esmie   Canada 10.22 Q
14 12 Davidson Ezinwa   Nigeria 10.23 Q
15 8 Seun Ogunkoya   Nigeria 10.24 Q
15 12 Emmanuel Tuffour   Ghana 10.24 Q, SB
17 4 Stefano Tilli   Italy 10.25 Q, SB
17 9 Aleksandr Porkhomovskiy   Russia 10.25 Q, SB
19 4 Marlon Devonish   Great Britain 10.26 q
19 7 Aziz Zakari   Ghana 10.26 Q, PB
19 9 Carlos Calado   Portugal 10.26 Q
19 11 Obadele Thompson   Barbados 10.26 Q
23 1 André da Silva   Brazil 10.28 Q
23 9 Sergejs Inšakovs   Latvia 10.28 q, NR
25 5 Patrick Stevens   Belgium 10.30 Q
25 10 Yiannis Zisimides   Cyprus 10.30 q, SB
27 1 Jean-Olivier Zirignon   Ivory Coast 10.31 Q
28 3 Maurice Greene   United States 10.32 Q
28 3 Peter Karlsson   Sweden 10.32 Q, SB
28 8 Charalambos Papadias   Greece 10.32 Q
28 11 Jone Delai   Fiji 10.32 Q
28 13 Bruny Surin   Canada 10.32 Q
33 6 Luis Alberto Perez-Rionda   Cuba 10.33 Q
34 4 Renward Wells   Bahamas 10.34 q
34 4 Martin Lachkovics   Austria 10.34 q, PB
34 11 Donovan Powell   Jamaica 10.34 q
37 5 Anninos Marcoullides   Cyprus 10.35 Q
37 7 Sayon Cooper   Liberia 10.35 q
39 12 Prodromos Katsantonis   Cyprus 10.36 q
40 2 Marcin Krzywański   Poland 10.37 Q
41 2 Andrey Fedoriv   Russia 10.38 Q
41 8 Ryszard Pilarczyk   Poland 10.38 Q
42 2 Stephane Cali   France 10.39 Q
44 10 Hiroyasu Tsuchie   Japan 10.40 q
45 3 Piotr Balcerzak   Poland 10.41 Q
45 12 Augustine Nketia   New Zealand 10.41
47 3 Per Ivar Sivle   Norway 10.42
47 6 Ian Mackie   Great Britain 10.42 Q
47 7 Ousmane Diarra   Mali 10.42
50 1 Chris Donaldson   New Zealand 10.43 Q
50 6 Carlos Gats   Argentina 10.43 SB
50 11 Chintake De Zoysa   Sri Lanka 10.43
50 13 Erik Wijmeersch   Belgium 10.43 Q
54 2 Torbjorn Maartensson   Sweden 10.46
54 5 Koji Ito   Japan 10.46
56 6 Miguel Janssen   Aruba 10.47
57 13 Saad Al-Kuwari   Qatar 10.48 Q
58 1 Carlton Chambers   Canada 10.49
58 11 Anvar Kuchmuradov   Uzbekistan 10.49
60 6 Ibrahim Meité   Ivory Coast 10.50
60 8 Issa-Aime Nthepe   Cameroon 10.50
60 9 Carlos Villasenor   Mexico 10.50
63 1 Paulo Neves   Portugal 10.51
64 3 Dennis Mowatt   Jamaica 10.52
64 5 Joseph Styles   Bahamas 10.52
66 6 Carlos Moreno   Chile 10.53
67 7 Frutos Feo   Spain 10.54
68 12 Ivan Šlehobr   Czech Republic 10.55
69 13 Juan Pedro Toledo   Mexico 10.56
70 2 Neil Ryan   Ireland 10.57
71 5 Alexandros Genovelis   Greece 10.58
72 13 Jose Illan   Spain 10.60
73 2 Tommy Kafri   Israel 10.64
73 8 Tomaž Božič   Slovenia 10.64
75 8 Horace Dove-Edwin   Sierra Leone 10.65
76 4 Ruslan Rusidze   Georgia 10.67
76 5 Wai Lok To   Hong Kong 10.67
78 3 Nigel Jones   Grenada 10.68
79 2 Patrick Mocci Raoumbe   Gabon 10.69
80 7 Lee Heyeong-Gum   South Korea 10.73
81 3 Antonio Serpas   El Salvador 10.77
81 12 Peter Pulu   Papua New Guinea 10.77
83 1 Pascal Dangbo   Benin 10.78
83 3 De-Von Bean   Bermuda 10.78
85 9 Gabriel Simon   Argentina 10.79
86 7 Mohd Mahbub Alam   Bangladesh 10.83
87 1 Toluta'u Koula   Tonga 10.85
88 9 Maocha Mpho   Botswana 10.86
89 8 Mario Bonello   Malta 10.92
89 13 Amarildo Almeida   Guinea-Bissau 10.92
91 10 Laurence Jack   Vanuatu 10.97
92 12 Trevor Davis   Angola 11.07
93 13 Huang Hsin-Ping   Chinese Taipei 11.09
94 4 Albert Shaw Elston   Belize 11.13
95 8 Mohamed Amir   Maldives 11.18 NR
96 10 Detrickson Anson   Federated States of Micronesia 11.47
97 1 Watson Nyambek   Malaysia 11.60
98 2 Nelson Kabitana   Solomon Islands 11.61
99 11 Norberto Nsue Ondo   Equatorial Guinea 11.65
100 11 Daniel Adachi   Palau 11.90
101 5 Kim Collins   Saint Kitts and Nevis 21.73
9 Venancio José   Spain DQ
10 Igor Strakh   Ukraine DNF

QuarterfinalsEdit

First 2 of each Heat (Q) and the next 4 fastest (q) qualified for the semifinals.

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 1 Ato Boldon   Trinidad and Tobago 9.87 Q, WL
2 1 Maurice Greene   United States 9.90 Q
3 3 Tim Montgomery   United States 9.99 Q
3 6 Frankie Fredericks   Namibia 9.99 Q
5 4 Michael Marsh   United States 10.05 Q
6 2 Bruny Surin   Canada 10.06 Q, SB
7 3 Donovan Bailey   Canada 10.10 Q
8 6 Davidson Ezinwa   Nigeria 10.11 Q
9 3 Darren Campbell   Great Britain 10.13 q, PB
10 5 Eric Nkansah   Ghana 10.15 Q
11 5 Francis Obikwelu   Nigeria 10.17 Q
11 6 Nobuharu Asahara   Japan 10.17 q
13 3 Sayon Cooper   Liberia 10.21 q
13 6 Obadele Thompson   Barbados 10.21 q
15 1 Andrey Fedoriv   Russia 10.22
15 2 Angelos Pavlakakis   Greece 10.22 Q
17 1 Charalambos Papadias   Greece 10.23 PB
17 4 Emmanuel Tuffour   Ghana 10.23 Q, SB
19 1 Ian Mackie   Great Britain 10.24
20 2 Luis Alberto Perez-Rionda   Cuba 10.25
20 4 Jean-Olivier Zirignon   Ivory Coast 10.25
20 5 Robert Esmie   Canada 10.25
23 3 Ryszard Pilarczyk   Poland 10.26 PB
24 4 Aleksandr Porkhomovskiy   Russia 10.27
25 6 Aziz Zakari   Ghana 10.29
26 5 Patrick Stevens   Belgium 10.31
27 2 Piotr Balcerzak   Poland 10.32
28 1 Marcin Krzywański   Poland 10.33
28 2 Prodromos Katsantonis   Cyprus 10.33
28 4 Seun Ogunkoya   Nigeria 10.33
31 2 Erik Wijmeersch   Belgium 10.34
31 5 Sergejs Inšakovs   Latvia 10.34
33 4 Donovan Powell   Jamaica 10.35
34 5 Stefano Tilli   Italy 10.36
35 4 Marlon Devonish   Great Britain 10.37
35 6 Yiannis Zisimides   Cyprus 10.37
37 1 Hiroyasu Tsuchie   Japan 10.38
38 4 Anninos Marcoullides   Cyprus 10.39
38 6 Martin Lachkovics   Austria 10.39
40 1 Chris Donaldson   New Zealand 10.40
40 3 Saad Al-Kuwari   Qatar 10.40 PB
40 3 Peter Karlsson   Sweden 10.40
43 6 Carlos Calado   Portugal 10.41
44 2 Stephane Cali   France 10.47
44 5 Jone Delai   Fiji 10.47
46 5 Renward Wells   Bahamas 10.57
47 3 André da Silva   Brazil 12.56
2 Percival Spencer   Jamaica DNS

SemifinalsEdit

First 4 of each Semifinal qualified directly (Q) for the final.

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 2 Maurice Greene   United States 9.90 Q
2 2 Donovan Bailey   Canada 9.91 Q, SB
3 2 Frankie Fredericks   Namibia 9.93 Q
4 1 Ato Boldon   Trinidad and Tobago 10.00 Q
5 2 Tim Montgomery   United States 10.08 Q
6 1 Davidson Ezinwa   Nigeria 10.15 Q
7 2 Eric Nkansah   Ghana 10.18
8 2 Francis Obikwelu   Nigeria 10.20
9 1 Michael Marsh   United States 10.21 Q
10 1 Bruny Surin   Canada 10.22 Q
11 1 Angelos Pavlakakis   Greece 10.29
12 1 Obadele Thompson   Barbados 10.30
12 2 Sayon Cooper   Liberia 10.30
14 1 Emmanuel Tuffour   Ghana 10.33
14 2 Nobuharu Asahara   Japan 10.33
16 1 Darren Campbell   Great Britain 10.37

FinalEdit

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
  3 Maurice Greene   United States 9.86 =CR
  4 Donovan Bailey   Canada 9.91
  7 Tim Montgomery   United States 9.94
4 2 Frankie Fredericks   Namibia 9.95
5 6 Ato Boldon   Trinidad and Tobago 10.02
6 5 Davidson Ezinwa   Nigeria 10.10
7 1 Bruny Surin   Canada 10.12
8 8 Michael Marsh   United States 10.29

ReferencesEdit