2007 World Championships in Athletics – Women's 1500 metres

The women's 1500 metres at the 2007 World Championships in Athletics was held at the Nagai Stadium on 29, 31 August and 2 September.

MedalistsEdit

Gold Silver Bronze
Maryam Yusuf Jamal
  Bahrain
Iryna Lishchynska
  Ukraine
Daniela Yordanova
  Bulgaria

Note. The silver medal was originally won by Yelena Soboleva of Russia but she was eventually stripped off after being banned for manipulating drug samples..

ScheduleEdit

Date Time Round
August 29, 2007 10:00 Heats
August 31, 2007 19:35 Semifinals
September 2, 2007 20:10 Final

ResultsEdit

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

HeatsEdit

Qualification: First 6 in each heat (Q) and the next 6 fastest (q) advance to the semifinals.

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 1 Mariem Alaoui Selsouli   Morocco 4:09.05 Q
2 1 Maryam Yusuf Jamal   Bahrain 4:09.47 Q
3 1 Lidia Chojecka   Poland 4:09.52 Q
4 1 Iris Fuentes-Pila   Spain 4:09.58 Q
5 1 Hilary Stellingwerff   Canada 4:09.60 Q
6 1 Abby Westley   United Kingdom 4:09.67 Q
7 1 Sarah Jamieson   Australia 4:10.02 q
8 2 Iryna Lishchynska   Ukraine 4:10.03 Q
9 2 Viola Kibiwot   Kenya 4:10.53 Q
10 2 Lisa Dobriskey   United Kingdom 4:10.61 Q
11 1 Natalya Panteleyeva   Russia 4:10.69 q
12 3 Treniere Clement   United States 4:10.85 Q
13 2 Erin Donohue   United States 4:10.89 Q
14 3 Agnes Samaria   Namibia 4:10.96 Q
15 1 Tetyana Holovchenko   Ukraine 4:10.98 q
16 1 Veronica Nyaruai   Kenya 4:21.50 Q
16 3 Sonja Roman   Slovenia 4:11.04 Q
18 3 Lisa Corrigan   Australia 4:11.11 Q
19 3 Nataliya Tobias   Ukraine 4:11.22 q
20 2 Dolores Checa   Spain 4:11.24 q
20 3 Marina Munćan   Serbia 4:11.24 q
22 3 Bouchra Chaabi   Morocco 4:11.51
23 3 Carmen Douma-Hussar   Canada 4:12.10
24 3 Qing Liu   China 4:12.71
25 2 Nahida Touhami   Algeria 4:14.38
26 2 Cristina Vasiloiu   Romania 4:15.43
27 2 Wioletta Frankiewicz   Poland 4:18.59
28 1 Christin Wurth-Thomas   United States 4:20.21
29 3 Mestawot Tadesse   Ethiopia 4:20.46
30 2 Ragnhild Kvarberg   Norway 4:21.22
31 1 Mika Yoshikawa   Japan 4:21.64
32 2 Siham Hilali   Morocco 4:22.12
33 1 Aishath Reesha   Maldives 5:45.25
34 3 Wanumbi Kapia   Democratic Republic of the Congo 5:45.99
- 2 Yuliya Fomenko   Russia DSQ *
- 3 Yelena Soboleva   Russia DSQ *

Note: Both Yuliya Fomenko and Yelena Soboleva originally advanced to the semifinals but were later retrospectively disqualified.

SemifinalsEdit

Qualification: First 5 in each semifinal (Q) and the next 2 fastest (q) advance to the final.

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 2 Iryna Lishchynska   Ukraine 4:03.84 Q
2 2 Viola Kibiwot   Kenya 4:03.97 Q
3 2 Daniela Yordanova   Bulgaria 4:04.19 Q, SB
4 2 Mariem Alaoui Selsouli   Morocco 4:05.25 Q
5 2 Lidia Chojecka   Poland 4:05.80 q
6 2 Iris Fuentes-Pila   Spain 4:06.99 q, SB
7 2 Marina Munćan   Serbia 4:08.02 NR
8 2 Treniere Clement   United States 4:08.32
9 2 Lisa Dobriskey   United Kingdom 4:08.39
10 2 Sonja Roman   Slovenia 4:08.60 SB
11 2 Lisa Corrigan   Australia 4:08.79
12 1 Maryam Yusuf Jamal   Bahrain 4:14.86 Q
13 1 Natalya Panteleyeva   Russia 4:15.22 Q
14 1 Agnes Samaria   Namibia 4:15.36 Q
15 1 Nataliya Tobias   Ukraine 4:15.43 Q
16 1 Hilary Stellingwerff   Canada 4:15.99
17 1 Sarah Jamieson   Australia 4:16.20
18 1 Abby Westley   United Kingdom 4:16.21
19 1 Erin Donohue   United States 4:16.41
20 1 Tetyana Holovchenko   Ukraine 4:17.97
21 1 Dolores Checa   Spain 4:20.44
22 1 Veronica Nyaruai   Kenya 4:21.50
- 1 Yuliya Fomenko   Russia DSQ *
- 2 Yelena Soboleva   Russia DSQ *

Note: Both Yuliya Fomenko and Yelena Soboleva originally advanced to the final but were later retrospectively disqualified.

FinalEdit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Maryam Yusuf Jamal   Bahrain 3:58.75 SB
  Iryna Lishchynska   Ukraine 4:00.69 SB
  Daniela Yordanova   Bulgaria 4:00.82 SB
4 Mariem Alaoui Selsouli   Morocco 4:01.52 PB
5 Viola Kibiwot   Kenya 4:02.10 PB
6 Agnes Samaria   Namibia 4:07.61 NR
7 Natalya Panteleyeva   Russia 4:07.82
8 Lidia Chojecka   Poland 4:08.64
9 Nataliya Tobias   Ukraine 4:10.56
10 Iris Fuentes-Pila   Spain 4:14.00
- Yuliya Fomenko   Russia DSQ
- Yelena Soboleva   Russia DSQ

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