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Athletics at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Men's 100 metres

The men's 100 metres at the 2000 Summer Olympics as part of the athletics program were held at the Stadium Australia from September 22 to 23.[1]

Men's 100 metres
at the Games of the XXVII Olympiad
VenueStadium Australia
Date22–23 September
Competitors99 from 73 nations
Winning time9.87
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Maurice Greene
 United States
2nd, silver medalist(s) Ato Boldon
 Trinidad and Tobago
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Obadele Thompson
 Barbados
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In the first round, the first three runners from each of the ten heats, together with the eight next fastest runners from all heats (11×3+8=41), automatically qualified for the second round. In the second round, these forty-one runners competed in five heats, with the first three from each heat and the single next fastest runner (5×3+1=16) qualifying for the semifinals. In the semifinals, only the first four runners from each of the two heats advanced to the final (2×4=8).

RecordsEdit

Prior to the competition, the existing World and Olympic records were as follows.

World record   Maurice Greene (USA) 9.79 s Athens, Greece 16 June 1999
Olympic record   Donovan Bailey (CAN) 9.84 s Atlanta, United States 27 July 1996

No new records were set during the competition.

QualificationEdit

The qualification period for athletics took place between 1 January 1999 to 11 September 2000. For the men's 100 metres, each National Olympic Committee was permitted to enter up to three athletes that had run the race in 10.27 seconds or faster during the qualification period. If an NOC had no athletes that qualified under that standard, one athlete that had run the race in 10.40 seconds or faster could be entered.

ScheduleEdit

All times are Australian Eastern Daylight Time (UTC+11:00)

Date Time Round
Friday, 22 September 2000 11:35
20:45
Round 1
Round 2
Saturday, 23 September 2000 18:50
20:05
Semifinals
Final

ResultsEdit

Round 1Edit

Qualification rule: The first three finishers in each heat (Q) plus the ten fastest times of those who finished fourth or lower in their heat (q) qualified.[2]

Heat 1Edit

Wind: −0.6 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 9 Aziz Zakari   Ghana 0.317 10.31 Q
2 3 Patrick Johnson   Australia 0.152 10.31 Q
3 8 Venancio José   Spain 0.169 10.36 Q
4 5 Martin Lachkovics   Austria 0.150 10.41 q
5 6 Nicolas Macrozonaris   Canada 0.189 10.45
6 2 Jamal Al-Saffar   Saudi Arabia 0.165 10.54
7 7 Lương Tích Thiện   Vietnam 0.245 10.85
8 1 Pa Modou Gai   The Gambia 0.173 11.03
9 4 Mario Bonello   Malta 0.157 11.06

Heat 2Edit

Wind: −0.6 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 9 Marcin Nowak   Poland 0.164 10.27 Q
2 3 Sunday Emmanuel   Nigeria 0.152 10.31 Q
3 5 Freddy Mayola   Cuba 0.155 10.33 Q
4 6 Sayon Cooper   Liberia 0.168 10.33 q
5 4 David Patros   France 0.258 10.38 q
6 2 Chiang Wai Hung   Hong Kong 0.200 10.64
7 1 Teymur Gasimov   Azerbaijan 0.227 10.97
8 7 Haseri Asli   Brunei 0.259 11.11
9 8 Sisomphone Vongphakdy   Laos 0.221 11.47

Heat 3Edit

Wind: +0.4 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 1 Curtis Johnson   United States 0.194 10.30 Q
2 9 Vicente de Lima   Brazil 0.159 10.31 Q
3 2 Georgios Theodoridis   Greece 0.169 10.34 Q
4 6 Bruny Surin   Canada 0.198 10.41 q
5 8 Renward Wells   Bahamas 0.252 10.47
6 5 Dejan Vojnović   Croatia 0.139 10.50 SB
7 4 Tommi Hartonen   Finland 0.235 10.53
8 3 Seun Ogunkoya   Nigeria 0.193 10.72
7 Fernando Arlete   Guinea-Bissau 0.197 DNF

Heat 4Edit

Wind: –0.5 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 2 Obadele Thompson   Barbados 0.239 10.23 Q
2 5 Deji Aliu   Nigeria 0.214 10.35 Q
3 7 Shingo Kawabata   Japan 0.169 10.39 Q
4 6 Stefano Tilli   Italy 0.209 10.40 q
5 8 Raphael Oliveira   Brazil 0.179 10.44
6 4 Paul Brizzell   Ireland 0.205 10.62
7 3 Petko Yankov   Bulgaria 0.227 10.63
8 9 Christopher Adolf   Palau 0.147 11.01 NR
9 1 Toluta'u Koula   Tonga 0.215 11.01

Heat 5Edit

Wind: –0.5 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 1 Darren Campbell   Great Britain 0.224 10.28 Q
2 7 Serge Bengono   Cameroon 0.200 10.35 Q
3 5 Piotr Balcerzak   Poland 0.146 10.42 Q
4 9 Tommy Kafri   Israel 0.207 10.43
5 2 Christian Nsiah   Ghana 0.154 10.44
6 3 Francesco Scuderi   Italy 0.152 10.50
7 4 Idrissa Sanou   Burkina Faso 0.234 10.60
8 8 Youssouf Simpara   Mali 0.218 10.82
6 Ronald Promesse   Saint Lucia 0.272 DNF

Heat 6Edit

Wind: +0.2 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 3 Maurice Greene   United States 0.195 10.31 Q
2 5 Kim Collins   Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.240 10.39 Q
3 8 Joseph Batangdon   Cameroon 0.192 10.45 Q
4 9 Andrea Colombo   Italy 0.264 10.52
5 7 Watson Nyambek   Malaysia 0.175 10.61
6 4 John Muray   Indonesia 0.180 10.68
7 2 Teina Teiti   Cook Islands 0.170 11.22
1 Cherico Detenamo   Nauru DNS
6 Angelos Pavlakakis   Greece DNS

Heat 7Edit

Wind: +0.3 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 2 Stéphane Buckland   Mauritius 0.218 10.35 Q
2 1 Dwain Chambers   Great Britain 0.171 10.38 Q
3 6 Donovan Bailey   Canada 0.235 10.39 Q
4 7 Marc Blume   Germany 0.264 10.42
5 9 Paul di Bella   Australia 0.231 10.52
6 4 Edgardo Antonio Serpas   El Salvador 0.168 10.63
7 3 Hadhari Saindou Djaffar   Comoros 0.250 10.68
8 5 Kelsey Nakanelua   American Samoa 0.245 10.93 NR
9 8 Jean Randriamamitiana   Madagascar 0.210 12.50

Heat 8Edit

Wind: +1.9 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 9 Ato Boldon   Trinidad and Tobago 0.170 10.04 Q
2 1 Antoine Boussombo   Gabon 0.177 10.13 Q, =NR
3 2 Leo Myles-Mills   Ghana 0.193 10.15 Q, SB
4 3 Ibrahim Meité   Ivory Coast 0.191 10.24 q, PB
5 6 Claudio Sousa   Brazil 0.222 10.31 q
6 8 Anninos Marcoullides   Cyprus 0.278 10.32 q, SB
7 5 Yanes Raubaba   Indonesia 0.247 10.54
8 4 Oltion Luli   Albania 0.235 11.08
9 7 Mamane Sani Ali   Niger 0.219 11.25 SB

Heat 9Edit

Wind: +0.3 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 5 Jonathan Drummond   United States 0.198 10.20 Q
2 9 Matt Shirvington   Australia 0.241 10.35 Q
3 7 Patrick Jarrett   Jamaica 0.146 10.41 Q
4 2 Anatoliy Dovhal   Ukraine 0.174 10.48
5 8 Oscar Meneses   Guatemala 0.212 10.54
6 1 Shigeyuki Kojima   Japan 0.217 10.59
7 6 Caimin Douglas   Netherlands Antilles 0.259 10.69
8 3 Abraham Kepsin   Vanuatu 0.172 11.12 PB
9 4 Philam Garcia   Guam 0.220 11.21

Heat 10Edit

Wind: –0.7 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 1 Jason Gardener   Great Britain 0.188 10.38 Q
2 3 Lindel Frater   Jamaica 0.154 10.45 Q
3 5 Kostyantyn Rurak   Ukraine 0.224 10.48 Q
4 4 Sherwin Vries   Namibia 0.165 10.53
5 2 Niconnor Alexander   Trinidad and Tobago 0.149 10.56
6 9 Sergey Bychkov   Russia 0.183 10.68
7 8 Ruslan Rusidze   Georgia 0.166 10.70
8 7 Alpha Kamara   Sierra Leone 0.162 10.74
9 6 Vitaliy Medvedev   Kazakhstan 0.209 10.75

Heat 11Edit

Wind: –1.2 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 3 Christopher Williams   Jamaica 0.186 10.35 Q
2 5 Mathew Quinn   South Africa 0.170 10.44 Q
3 7 Koji Ito   Japan 0.234 10.45 Q
4 6 Héber Viera   Uruguay 0.246 10.54
5 4 Gabriel Simon   Argentina 0.166 10.56
6 8 Erwin Heru Susanto   Indonesia 0.164 10.87
7 1 Moumi Sebergue   Chad 0.249 11.00
8 9 Guillermo Dongo   Suriname 0.197 11.10
9 2 Nelson Lucas   Seychelles 0.218 11.15

Round 2Edit

Qualification rule: The first three finishers in each heat (Q) plus the next fastest overall sprinter (q) qualified.[3]

Heat 1Edit

Wind: −1.7 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 4 Maurice Greene   United States 0.182 10.10 Q
2 2 Leo Myles-Mills   Ghana 0.145 10.23 Q
3 5 Sunday Emmanuel   Nigeria 0.165 10.36 Q
4 6 Marcin Nowak   Poland 0.186 10.37
5 8 Sayon Cooper   Liberia 0.147 10.37
6 1 Ibrahim Meité   Ivory Coast 0.191 10.40
7 3 Serge Bengono   Cameroon 0.222 10.46
8 7 Shingo Kawabata   Japan 0.184 10.60

Heat 2Edit

Wind: +0.3 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 3 Ato Boldon   Trinidad and Tobago 0.155 10.11 Q
2 4 Kim Collins   Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.222 10.19 Q
3 2 Bruny Surin   Canada 0.130 10.20 Q
4 5 Jason Gardener   Great Britain 0.177 10.27
5 6 Christopher Williams   Jamaica 0.187 10.30
6 8 Freddy Mayola   Cuba 0.144 10.35
7 1 Piotr Balcerzak   Poland 0.152 10.38
8 9 Martin Lachkovics   Austria 0.189 10.44
9 7 Joseph Batangdon   Cameroon 0.231 10.52

Heat 3Edit

Wind: +0.8 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 3 Obadele Thompson   Barbados 0.187 10.04 Q
2 5 Matt Shirvington   Australia 0.142 10.13 Q
3 6 Aziz Zakari   Ghana 0.193 10.22 Q
4 2 Lindel Frater   Jamaica 0.185 10.23 q
5 4 Vicente de Lima   Brazil 0.191 10.28
6 7 David Patros   France 0.241 10.33
7 8 Kostyantyn Rurak   Ukraine 0.191 10.38
8 1 Donovan Bailey   Canada 0.216 11.36

Heat 4Edit

Wind: +0.8 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 4 Dwain Chambers   Great Britain 0.150 10.12 Q
2 5 Jonathan Drummond   United States 0.145 10.15 Q
3 1 Koji Ito   Japan 0.221 10.25 Q, SB
4 6 Stéphane Buckland   Mauritius 0.150 10.26
5 3 Antoine Boussombo   Gabon 0.190 10.27
6 7 Stefano Tilli   Italy 0.162 10.27
7 2 Mathew Quinn   South Africa 0.157 10.27
8 8 Patrick Jarrett   Jamaica 0.184 16.40

Heat 5Edit

Wind: +0.2 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 5 Darren Campbell   Great Britain 0.229 10.21 Q
2 3 Curtis Johnson   United States 0.142 10.24 Q
3 4 Deji Aliu   Nigeria 0.181 10.29 Q
4 7 Georgios Theodoridis   Greece 0.144 10.29
5 6 Patrick Johnson   Australia 0.236 10.44
6 1 Claudio Sousa   Brazil 0.182 10.47
7 8 Anninos Marcoullides   Cyprus 0.183 10.48
8 2 Venancio José   Spain 0.189 10.53

SemifinalsEdit

Qualification rule: The first four runners in each semifinal heat (Q) moves on to the final.[4]

Semifinal 1Edit

Wind: +0.4 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 5 Dwain Chambers   Great Britain 0.164 10.14 Q
2 4 Obadele Thompson   Barbados 0.189 10.15 Q
3 3 Darren Campbell   Great Britain 0.161 10.19 Q
4 6 Kim Collins   Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.184 10.20 Q
5 7 Leo Myles-Mills   Ghana 0.220 10.25
6 1 Curtis Johnson   United States 0.146 10.27
7 2 Koji Ito   Japan 0.217 10.39
8 8 Lindel Frater   Jamaica 0.203 10.46

Semifinal 2Edit

Wind: +0.2 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
1 5 Maurice Greene   United States 0.227 10.06 Q
2 3 Jonathan Drummond   United States 0.137 10.10 Q
3 4 Ato Boldon   Trinidad and Tobago 0.212 10.13 Q
4 1 Aziz Zakari   Ghana 0.236 10.16 Q
5 6 Matt Shirvington   Australia 0.166 10.26
6 8 Deji Aliu   Nigeria 0.253 10.32
7 7 Sunday Emmanuel   Nigeria 0.163 10.45
2 Bruny Surin   Canada 0.151 DNF

FinalEdit

 
The three medallists celebrating

Wind: –0.3 m/s[5]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Reaction Result Notes
  5 Maurice Greene   United States 0.197 9.87
  8 Ato Boldon   Trinidad and Tobago 0.136 9.99
  4 Obadele Thompson   Barbados 0.216 10.04
4 3 Dwain Chambers   Great Britain 0.174 10.08 SB
5 6 Jon Drummond   United States 0.147 10.09
6 1 Darren Campbell   Great Britain 0.193 10.13
7 7 Kim Collins   Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.210 10.17
2 Aziz Zakari   Ghana 0.180 DNF

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 2000 Sydney Summer Games: Men's 100 metres". Sports Reference. Retrieved 7 July 2017.
  2. ^ "IAAF Sydney 2000: Men's 100m Heats". Sydney 2000. IAAF. Retrieved 29 November 2017.
  3. ^ "IAAF Sydney 2000: Men's 100m Quarterfinals". Sydney 2000. IAAF. Retrieved 1 December 2017.
  4. ^ "IAAF Sydney 2000: Men's 100m Semifinals". Sydney 2000. IAAF. Retrieved 1 December 2017.
  5. ^ "IAAF Sydney 2000: Men's 100m Final". Sydney 2000. IAAF. Retrieved 1 December 2017.

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