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Athletics at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Men's 100 metres

The men's 100 metres sprint event at the 1984 Olympic Games took place between August 3 and August 4.[1]

Men's 100 metres
at the Games of the XXIII Olympiad
VenueLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum
DatesAugust 3 (heats and quarterfinals)
August 4 (semifinals and final)
Competitors82 from 56 nations
Winning time9.99
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Carl Lewis
 United States
2nd, silver medalist(s) Sam Graddy
 United States
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Ben Johnson
 Canada
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ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

The top three runners in each of the eleven heats and the next seven fastest, advanced to the quarterfinal round.

  Advance on placement
  Advance on time

Heat one

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Carl Lewis   United States 10.32
2 Tony Sharpe   Canada 10.38
3 Mike McFarlane   Great Britain 10.47
4 Hasely Crawford   Trinidad and Tobago 10.48
5 Peter Van Miltenburg   Australia 10.55
6 Vicente Daniel   Mozambique 10.81
7 Henry Ngolwe   Zambia 10.94
8 Paul Réneau   Belize 10.96

Heat two

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Allan Wells   Great Britain 10.32
2 Mohamed Purnomo   Indonesia 10.40
3 José Javier Arqués   Spain 10.42
4 Marc Gasparoni   France 10.47
5 Emilio Samayoa   Guatemala 10.84
6 Barnabé Messomo   Cameroon 10.98
7 Charles Mbazira   Uganda 11.03
8 Mohamed Abdullah   United Arab Emirates 11.11

Heat three

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Desai Williams   Canada 10.35
2 Chidi Imoh   Nigeria 10.39
3 Charles-Louis Seck   Senegal 10.45
4T Christian Nenepath   Indonesia 10.66
4T Henri Ndinga   Republic of the Congo 10.66
6 Abdullah Sulaiman Al-Akbary   Oman 10.86
7 Inoke Bainimoli   Fiji 11.15
8 Daniel André   Mauritius 11.19

Heat four

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Sumet Promna   Thailand 10.52
2 Paul Narracott   Australia 10.55
3 Neville Hodge   Virgin Islands 10.58
4 Audrick Lightbourne   Bahamas 10.64
5 Gus Young   Jamaica 10.64
6 Bill Trott   Bermuda 10.76
7 Kgosiemang Khumoyarano   Botswana 11.49

Heat five

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Sam Graddy   United States 10.29
2 Donovan Reid   Great Britain 10.41
3 Jürgen Evers   West Germany 10.54
4 Hiroki Fuwa   Japan 10.56
5 Philip Attipoe   Ghana 10.60
6 Jean-Yves Mallat   Lebanon 10.83
7 Markus Büchel   Liechtenstein 10.98
8 Clifford Mamba   Swaziland 11.24

Heat six

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Ray Stewart   Jamaica 10.24
2 Antoine Richard   France 10.35
3 Antonio Ullo   Italy 10.36
4 Paulo Roberto Correia   Brazil 10.45
5 Anthony Jones   Barbados 10.69
6 Oliver Daniels   Liberia 10.76
7 Muhammad Mansha   Pakistan 10.87

Heat seven

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Ben Johnson   Canada 10.35
2 Yu Zhuanghui   China 10.53
3 Bruno Marie-Rose   France 10.59
4 Earl Haley   Guyana 10.74
5 Julien Thode   Netherlands Antilles 10.92
6 Ronald Russell   Virgin Islands 11.02
7 Denis Rose   Seychelles 11.04

Heat eight

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Ronald Desruelles   Belgium 10.46
2 Stefano Tilli   Italy 10.48
3 Fred Martin   Australia 10.64
4 Luís Barroso   Portugal 10.76
5 Gustavo Envela   Equatorial Guinea 10.79
6 Oumar Fye   The Gambia 10.87
7 Anthony Henry   Antigua and Barbuda 10.99
8 Saidur Rahman Dawn   Bangladesh 11.25

Heat nine

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Ron Brown   United States 10.58
2 Luis Morales   Puerto Rico 10.60
3 Nelson dos Santos   Brazil 10.70
4 Ralf Lübke   West Germany 10.70
5 Collins Mensah   Ghana 10.92
6 Ivan Benjamin   Sierra Leone 11.13
7 Johnson Kere   Solomon Islands 11.57

Heat ten

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Norman Edwards   Jamaica 10.57
2 Dudley Parker   Bahamas 10.65
3 Kouadio Otokpa   Ivory Coast 10.72
4 Pierfrancesco Pavoni   Italy 10.72
5 Faraj Saad Marzouk   Qatar 10.78
6 Odiya Silweya   Malawi 11.22
7 Glen Abrahams   Costa Rica 11.31

Heat eleven

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Christian Haas   West Germany 10.41
2 Alfonso Pitters   Panama 10.50
3 Katsuhiko Nakaya   Brazil 10.55
4 Bakary Jarjue   The Gambia 10.68
5 Sim Deok-seop   South Korea 10.72
6 Guy Hill   British Virgin Islands 11.11
7 Aldo Salandra   El Salvador 11.31

QuarterfinalsEdit

The top three runners in each of the five heats and the next fastest one, advanced to the semifinal round.

Heat one

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Ben Johnson   Canada 10.41
2 Donovan Reid   Great Britain 10.47
3 Christian Haas   West Germany 10.51
4 Hasely Crawford   Trinidad and Tobago 10.56
5 Antonio Ullo   Italy 10.57
6 Bruno Marie-Rose   France 10.60
7 Paul Narracott   Australia 10.60
8 Alfonso Pitters   Panama 10.63

Heat two

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Sam Graddy   United States 10.15
2 Tony Sharpe   Canada 10.33
3 Norman Edwards   Jamaica 10.44
4 Nelson dos Santos   Brazil 10.53
5 Charles-Louis Seck   Senegal 10.54
6 Yu Zhuanghui   China 10.59
7 Neville Hodge   Virgin Islands 10.69

Heat three

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Stefano Tilli   Italy 10.39
2 Ron Brown   United States 10.40
3 Marc Gasparoni   France 10.56
4 Sumet Promna   Thailand 10.61
5 Katsuhiko Nakaya   Brazil 10.69
6 Hiroki Fuwa   Japan 10.75
7 Philip Attipoe   Ghana 10.78
8 Kouadio Otokpa   Ivory Coast 10.80

Heat four

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Ray Stewart   Jamaica 10.30
2 Allan Wells   Great Britain 10.33
3 Mohamed Purnomo   Indonesia 10.43
4T José Javier Arqués   Spain 10.52
4T Peter Van Miltenburg   Australia 10.52
6 Antoine Richard   France 10.53
7 Paulo Roberto Correia   Brazil 10.54
8 Audrick Lightbourne   Bahamas 10.59

Heat five

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Carl Lewis   United States 10.04
2 Desai Williams   Canada 10.27
3 Luis Morales   Puerto Rico 10.35
4 Mike McFarlane   Great Britain 10.36
5 Chidi Imoh   Nigeria 10.42
6 Dudley Parker   Bahamas 10.58
7 Fred Martin   Australia 10.61
8 Jürgen Evers   West Germany 10.69

SemifinalsEdit

The top four runners in each of the two heats advanced to the final round.

Heat one (wind=+0.7 m/s)

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Ray Stewart   Jamaica 10.26
2 Sam Graddy   United States 10.27
3 Donovan Reid   Great Britain 10.32
4 Ron Brown   United States 10.34
5 Desai Williams   Canada 10.34
6 Christian Haas   West Germany 10.41
7 Marc Gasparoni   France 10.49
8 Mohamed Purnomo   Indonesia 10.51

Heat two (wind=-1.5 m/s)

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Carl Lewis   United States 10.14
2 Ben Johnson   Canada 10.42
3 Mike McFarlane   Great Britain 10.45
4 Tony Sharpe   Canada 10.52
5 Luis Morales   Puerto Rico 10.54
6 Stefano Tilli   Italy 10.55
7 Norman Edwards   Jamaica 10.63
8 Allan Wells   Great Britain 10.71

FinalEdit

Wind = 0.2 m/s

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Carl Lewis   United States 9.99
  Sam Graddy   United States 10.19
  Ben Johnson   Canada 10.22
4 Ron Brown   United States 10.26
5 Mike McFarlane   Great Britain 10.27
6 Ray Stewart   Jamaica 10.29
7 Donovan Reid   Great Britain 10.33
8 Tony Sharpe   Canada 10.35

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Games: Men's 100 metres". Sports Reference. Retrieved 4 July 2017.