2001 IAAF World Indoor Championships – Women's 800 metres

The women's 800 metres event at the 2001 IAAF World Indoor Championships was held on March 9–11.

MedalistsEdit

Gold Silver Bronze
Maria Mutola
  Mozambique
Stephanie Graf
  Austria
Helena Dziurova-Fuchsová
  Czech Republic

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

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

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 4 Jolanda Čeplak   Slovenia 2:02.97 Q
2 4 Yelena Afanasyeva   Russia 2:03.28 Q
3 4 Laetitia Valdonado   France 2:04.00 q
4 2 Maria Mutola   Mozambique 2:04.16 Q
5 4 Sandra Teixeira   Portugal 2:04.18 q
6 2 Lwiza John   Tanzania 2:04.29 Q
7 1 Ivonne Teichmann   Germany 2:04.47 Q
8 2 Tamsyn Lewis   Australia 2:04.56 q
9 1 Stephanie Graf   Austria 2:04.58 Q
9 3 Helena Dziurova-Fuchsová   Czech Republic 2:04.58 Q
11 3 Svetlana Cherkasova   Russia 2:04.70 Q
12 3 Charmaine Howell   Jamaica 2:05.14 q
13 2 Joanne Fenn   Great Britain 2:05.16
14 1 Fabiane dos Santos   Brazil 2:05.18
15 4 Adoración García   Spain 2:05.25
16 1 Jennifer Toomey   United States 2:05.55
17 3 Anca Safta   Romania 2:06.13
18 1 Mayte Martínez   Spain 2:08.91
19 4 Wang Yuanping   China 2:09.80
20 3 Lin Na   China 2:10.99
2 Jearl Miles-Clarke   United States DNS

SemifinalsEdit

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

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 1 Stephanie Graf   Austria 2:01.34 Q
2 1 Yelena Afanasyeva   Russia 2:01.97 Q
3 1 Lwiza John   Tanzania 2:02.40 Q
4 1 Ivonne Teichmann   Germany 2:03.20
5 2 Maria Mutola   Mozambique 2:03.64 Q
6 2 Jolanda Čeplak   Slovenia 2:03.68 Q
7 2 Helena Dziurova-Fuchsová   Czech Republic 2:04.29 Q
8 1 Sandra Teixeira   Portugal 2:04.38
9 2 Tamsyn Lewis   Australia 2:04.79
10 1 Laetitia Valdonado   France 2:05.89
11 2 Svetlana Cherkasova   Russia 2:06.19
12 2 Charmaine Howell   Jamaica 2:09.13

FinalEdit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Maria Mutola   Mozambique 1:59.74
  Stephanie Graf   Austria 1:59.78
  Helena Dziurova-Fuchsová   Czech Republic 2:01.18
4 Lwiza John   Tanzania 2:01.76
5 Yelena Afanasyeva   Russia 2:02.17
6 Jolanda Čeplak   Slovenia 2:02.67

ReferencesEdit