1998 European Athletics Championships – Men's 400 metres hurdles

The men's 400 metres hurdles at the 1998 European Athletics Championships was held at the Népstadion on 18, 19 and 20 August.

MedalistsEdit

Gold Paweł Januszewski
  Poland
Silver Ruslan Mashchenko
  Russia
Bronze Fabrizio Mori
  Italy

ResultsEdit

KEY: q Fastest non-qualifiers Q Qualified NR National record PB Personal best SB Seasonal best

Round 1Edit

Qualification: First 3 in each heat (Q) and the next 4 fastest (q) advance to the Semifinals.

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 3 Carlos Silva   Portugal 49.00 Q, SB
2 3 Jiří Mužík   Czech Republic 49.15 Q
3 3 Paul Gray   Great Britain 49.16 Q, PB
4 3 Thomas Goller   Germany 49.22 q, PB
5 1 Stéphane Diagana   France 49.28 Q
6 2 Paweł Januszewski   Poland 49.47 Q, SB
7 2 Jimmy Coco   France 49.57 Q
8 1 Vadim Zadoynov   Moldova 49.58 Q, SB
9 2 Fabrizio Mori   Italy 49.63 Q
10 3 David Kafka   France 49.74 q, PB
11 3 Darko Juričić   Croatia 49.88 q, NR
12 3 Tom McGuirk   Ireland 49.92 q, PB
13 1 Vladislav Shiryayev   Russia 49.96 Q
14 2 Boris Gorban   Russia 50.04
15 4 Ruslan Mashchenko   Russia 50.30 Q
16 1 Mário Reis   Portugal 50.39
17 1 Siniša Peša   FR Yugoslavia 50.44
18 2 Miro Kocuvan   Slovenia 50.54
19 4 Tibor Bédi   Hungary 50.57 Q
20 4 Laurent Ottoz   Italy 50.58 Q
21 2 Petteri Pulkkinen   Finland 50.59
22 1 Anthony Borsumato   Great Britain 50.91
23 4 Iñigo Monreal   Spain 50.94
24 4 Steffen Kolb   Germany 50.97
25 4 Bartosz Gruman   Poland 51.06
26 2 Chris Rawlinson   Great Britain 51.11
27 4 Radoslav Holúbek   Slovakia 51.36
1 Egils Tebelis   Latvia DNF

SemifinalsEdit

Qualification: First 3 in each heat (Q) and the next 2 fastest (q) advance to the Final.

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 1 Ruslan Mashchenko   Russia 48.64 Q
2 2 Paweł Januszewski   Poland 48.90 Q, NR
3 1 Carlos Silva   Portugal 48.98 Q, SB
4 1 Laurent Ottoz   Italy 49.06 Q, SB
5 2 Vadim Zadoynov   Moldova 49.26 Q, SB
6 2 Fabrizio Mori   Italy 49.34 Q
7 1 Jiří Mužík   Czech Republic 49.39 q
8 2 Vladislav Shiryayev   Russia 49.56 q
9 1 Thomas Goller   Germany 49.69
10 2 Jimmy Coco   France 49.72
11 1 Paul Gray   Great Britain 50.34
12 2 Darko Juričić   Croatia 50.39
13 2 Tom McGuirk   Ireland 51.12
14 1 Tibor Bédi   Hungary 57.77
1 David Kafka   France DNF
2 Stéphane Diagana   France DNF

FinalEdit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Paweł Januszewski   Poland 48.17 NR
  Ruslan Mashchenko   Russia 48.25
  Fabrizio Mori   Italy 48.71
4 Carlos Silva   Portugal 49.02
5 Vadim Zadoynov   Moldova 49.10 SB
6 Laurent Ottoz   Italy 49.15
7 Jiří Mužík   Czech Republic 50.51
8 Vladislav Shiryayev   Russia 50.94

ReferencesEdit