2006 IAAF World Indoor Championships – Women's 800 metres

The Women's 800 metres event at the 2006 IAAF World Indoor Championships was held on March 10–12.

MedalistsEdit

Gold Silver Bronze
Maria Mutola
  Mozambique
Kenia Sinclair
  Jamaica
Hasna Benhassi
  Morocco

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

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

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 1 Maria Mutola   Mozambique 2:02.33 Q
2 1 Tetiana Petlyuk   Ukraine 2:02.40 Q
3 1 Jennifer Meadows   Great Britain 2:02.75 q
4 2 Hasna Benhassi   Morocco 2:03.63 Q
5 2 Ewelina Sętowska-Dryk   Poland 2:03.71 Q, SB
6 3 Olga Kotlyarova   Russia 2:03.75 Q
7 3 Kenia Sinclair   Jamaica 2:03.94 Q
8 1 Teodora Kolarova   Bulgaria 2:04.12 q
9 3 Frances Santin   United States 2:04.22 q
10 2 Mihaela Neacsu   Romania 2:04.24 q
11 2 Karen Harewood   Great Britain 2:04.51
12 4 Élisabeth Grousselle   France 2:04.74 Q
13 4 Natalya Tsyganova   Russia 2:04.82 Q
14 3 Elisa Cusma Piccione   Italy 2:04.95
15 3 Mina Aït Hammou   Morocco 2:05.11
16 4 Maria Cioncan   Romania 2:05.17
17 1 Lwiza Msyani John   Tanzania 2:05.88 SB
18 4 Zoya Nesterenko-Hladun   Ukraine 2:05.90
19 1 Marian Burnett   Guyana 2:07.18
20 2 Alexia Oberstolz   Italy 2:07.62
4 Alice Schmidt   United States DQ

SemifinalsEdit

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

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 2 Kenia Sinclair   Jamaica 2:00.06 Q, NR
2 2 Maria Mutola   Mozambique 2:00.29 Q, SB
3 2 Élisabeth Grousselle   France 2:00.42 Q, NR
4 2 Natalya Tsyganova   Russia 2:00.46
5 2 Mihaela Neacsu   Romania 2:02.51
6 1 Hasna Benhassi   Morocco 2:03.59 Q
7 1 Olga Kotlyarova   Russia 2:03.70 Q
8 1 Ewelina Sętowska-Dryk   Poland 2:03.87 Q
9 1 Jennifer Meadows   Great Britain 2:03.95
10 1 Tetiana Petlyuk   Ukraine 2:04.74
11 1 Teodora Kolarova   Bulgaria 2:04.88
12 2 Frances Santin   United States 2:05.40

FinalEdit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Maria Mutola   Mozambique 1:58.90 SB
  Kenia Sinclair   Jamaica 1:59.54 NR
  Hasna Benhassi   Morocco 2:00.34 SB
4 Élisabeth Grousselle   France 2:00.74
5 Olga Kotlyarova   Russia 2:01.26
6 Ewelina Sętowska-Dryk   Poland 2:02.39 PB

ReferencesEdit