Athletics at the 2006 Asian Games – Men's 800 metres

The men's 800 metres competition at the 2006 Asian Games in Doha, Qatar was held on 9 and 11 December 2006 at the Khalifa International Stadium.[1]

Men's 800 metres
at the 2006 Asian Games
VenueKhalifa International Stadium
Dates9–11 December
Competitors14 from 12 nations
Medalists
gold medal    Bahrain
silver medal    Kuwait
bronze medal    Iran
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ScheduleEdit

All times are Arabia Standard Time (UTC+03:00)

Date Time Event
Saturday, 9 December 2006 17:20 1st round
Monday, 11 December 2006 17:10 Final

RecordsEdit

Prior to this competition, the existing world, Asian and Games records were as follows.

World Record   Wilson Kipketer (DEN) 1:41.11 Cologne, Germany 24 August 1997
Asian Record   Yusuf Saad Kamel (BRN) 1:43.11 Zurich, Switzerland 6 August 2004
Games Record   Lee Jin-il (KOR) 1:45.72 Hiroshima, Japan 12 October 1994

ResultsEdit

Legend
  • DNF — Did not finish
  • DNS — Did not start

1st roundEdit

  • Qualification: First 3 in each heat (Q) and the next 2 fastest (q) advance to the final.

Heat 1Edit

Rank Athlete Time Notes
1   Mohammad Al-Azemi (KUW) 1:49.88 Q
2   Yusuf Saad Kamel (BRN) 1:49.94 Q
3   Abdulrahman Suleiman (QAT) 1:50.49 Q
4   Ali Al-Deraan (KSA) 1:50.76 q
5   Nguyễn Đình Cương (VIE) 1:53.30
6   Suresh Abeynayake (SRI) 1:53.50
7   Chen Fu-pin (TPE) 1:54.66

Heat 2Edit

Rank Athlete Time Notes
1   Mohammed Al-Salhi (KSA) 1:51.92 Q
2   Ehsan Mohajer Shojaei (IRI) 1:52.18 Q
3   Lee Jae-hun (KOR) 1:52.49 Q
4   Salem Amer Al-Badri (QAT) 1:52.73 q
5   Abdalsalam Al-Dabaji (PLE) 1:54.69
6   Belal Al-Saari (YEM) 1:57.27
  Firdavs Azizov (TJK) DNS

FinalEdit

Rank Athlete Time Notes
    Yusuf Saad Kamel (BRN) 1:45.74
    Mohammad Al-Azemi (KUW) 1:46.25
    Ehsan Mohajer Shojaei (IRI) 1:47.43
4   Ali Al-Deraan (KSA) 1:48.48
5   Abdulrahman Suleiman (QAT) 1:48.62
6   Mohammed Al-Salhi (KSA) 1:48.95
7   Lee Jae-hun (KOR) 1:56.69
  Salem Amer Al-Badri (QAT) DNF

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Men's 800m Final". Doha 2006 Official website. Archived from the original on 4 January 2007. Retrieved 15 July 2020.

External linksEdit