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2001 World Championships in Athletics – Women's 800 metres

These are the official results of the Women's 800 metres event at the 2001 IAAF World Championships in Edmonton, Canada.

Contents

MedalistsEdit

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

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

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 3 Letitia Vriesde   Suriname 1:59.51 Q
2 1 Maria Mutola   Mozambique 1:59.96 Q
3 1 Kelly Holmes   Great Britain 2:00.08 Q
4 1 Diane Cummins   Canada 2:00.46 Q
5 1 Jolanda Čeplak   Slovenia 2:00.46 q
6 1 Hazel Clark   United States 2:00.56 q, SB
7 1 Anita Brägger    Switzerland 2:00.65 q
8 1 Tamsyn Lewis   Australia 2:00.86 q, SB
9 3 Zulia Calatayud   Cuba 2:00.96 Q
10 3 Svetlana Cherkasova   Russia 2:00.97 Q
11 3 Brigita Langerholc   Slovenia 2:01.05
12 4 Stephanie Graf   Austria 2:01.78 Q
13 4 Mayte Martínez   Spain 2:01.98 Q
14 4 Svetlana Badrankova   Kazakhstan 2:02.19 Q
15 3 Peggy Babin   France 2:02.48
16 4 Irina Mistyukevich   Russia 2:02.50
17 3 Agnes Samaria   Namibia 2:03.11
18 2 Faith Macharia   Kenya 2:03.83 Q
19 2 Ivonne Teichmann   Germany 2:04.03 Q
20 2 Luciana Mendes   Brazil 2:04.16 Q
21 4 Grace Birungi   Uganda 2:04.26
22 2 Lwiza John   Tanzania 2:04.31
23 2 Natalya Tsyganova   Russia 2:04.55
24 3 Charmaine Howell   Jamaica 2:05.06
25 2 Natalya Dukhnova   Belarus 2:05.47
26 2 Tatjana Borisova   Kyrgyzstan 2:05.63
27 4 Tina Paulino   Mozambique 2:06.36
28 2 Adama Njie   Gambia 2:07.80
29 3 Mariela Alvarez   Peru 2:09.43 PB
30 3 Janill Williams   Netherlands Antilles 2:15.04
31 1 Hind Musa   Sudan 2:27.96
4 Tsvetelina Kirilova   Bulgaria DQ
4 Süreyya Ayhan   Turkey DNS

SemifinalsEdit

Qualification: First 4 in each semifinal qualified directly (Q) for the final.

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 2 Maria Mutola   Mozambique 1:59.47 Q
2 2 Letitia Vriesde   Suriname 1:59.58 Q
3 2 Mayte Martínez   Spain 2:00.07 Q
4 2 Faith Macharia   Kenya 2:00.24 Q
5 2 Zulia Calatayud   Cuba 2:01.04
6 1 Stephanie Graf   Austria 2:01.24 Q
7 1 Kelly Holmes   Great Britain 2:01.90 Q
8 2 Luciana Mendes   Brazil 2:01.94
9 1 Diane Cummins   Canada 2:02.07 Q
10 1 Ivonne Teichmann   Germany 2:02.16 Q
11 2 Anita Brägger    Switzerland 2:02.22
12 2 Svetlana Badrankova   Kazakhstan 2:02.24
13 1 Jolanda Čeplak   Slovenia 2:02.65
14 1 Svetlana Cherkasova   Russia 2:02.85
15 1 Tamsyn Lewis   Australia 2:03.16
1 Hazel Clark   United States DNF

FinalEdit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Maria Mutola   Mozambique 1:57.17
  Stephanie Graf   Austria 1:57.20 SB
  Letitia Vriesde   Suriname 1:57.35 SB
4 Faith Macharia   Kenya 1:58.98
5 Diane Cummins   Canada 1:59.49 PB
6 Kelly Holmes   Great Britain 1:59.76
7 Mayte Martínez   Spain 2:00.09
8 Ivonne Teichmann   Germany 2:04.33

ReferencesEdit