Athletics at the 2006 Commonwealth Games – Women's 800 metres

The women's 800 metres event at the 2006 Commonwealth Games was held on March 22–24.

MedalistsEdit

Gold Silver Bronze
Janeth Jepkosgei
  Kenya
Kenia Sinclair
  Jamaica
Maria Mutola
  Mozambique

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

Qualification: First 2 of each heat (Q) and the next 6 fastest (q) qualified for the semifinals.

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 1 Susan Scott   Scotland 2:02.85 Q
2 5 Maria Mutola   Mozambique 2:03.11 Q
3 3 Janeth Jepkosgei   Kenya 2:03.24 Q
4 1 Diane Cummins   Canada 2:03.39 Q
5 3 Jemma Simpson   England 2:03.49 Q
6 5 Hayley Tullett   Wales 2:03.55 Q, SB
7 5 Suzanne Walsham   Australia 2:04.00 q
8 3 Amanda Teteris   Canada 2:04.04 q
9 2 Lebogang Phalula   South Africa 2:04.27 Q
10 3 Leonor Piuza   Mozambique 2:04.30 q, PB
11 4 Kenia Sinclair   Jamaica 2:04.44 Q
12 2 Marian Burnett   Guyana 2:04.50 Q
13 2 Neisha Bernard-Thomas   Grenada 2:04.68 q
14 2 Elizabeth Allen   Australia 2:04.97 q
15 4 Marilyn Okoro   England 2:05.01 Q
16 4 Pinki Parmanik   India 2:05.18 q
17 3 Grace Ebora   Nigeria 2:05.24
18 4 Katharine Vermeulen   Canada 2:05.29
19 1 Erica Sigmont   Australia 2:05.37
20 2 Caroline Chepkwony   Kenya 2:05.70 PB
21 5 Melissa de Leon   Trinidad and Tobago 2:06.04
22 4 Lwiza John   Tanzania 2:06.64 SB
23 5 Elizet Banda   Zambia 2:07.78 PB
24 1 Dina Phalula   South Africa 2:07.82
25 2 Salome Dell   Papua New Guinea 2:08.13 PB
26 1 Moleboheng Mafata   Lesotho 2:12.20 PB
27 1 Bushra Parveen   Pakistan 2:12.54

SemifinalsEdit

Qualification: First 3 of each semifinal (Q) and the next 2 fastest (q) qualified for the final.

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 1 Maria Mutola   Mozambique 1:59.03 Q
2 1 Kenia Sinclair   Jamaica 1:59.62 Q
3 1 Susan Scott   Scotland 2:00.31 Q, SB
4 1 Marilyn Okoro   England 2:00.84 q, PB
5 1 Neisha Bernard-Thomas   Grenada 2:01.02 q, PB
6 2 Janeth Jepkosgei   Kenya 2:01.34 Q
7 2 Diane Cummins   Canada 2:01.58 Q
8 2 Jemma Simpson   England 2:01.78 Q, PB
9 2 Leonor Piuza   Mozambique 2:01.84 PB
10 1 Hayley Tullett   Wales 2:02.44 SB
11 2 Pinki Parmanik   India 2:03.83 PB
12 2 Suzanne Walsham   Australia 2:04.02
13 1 Amanda Teteris   Canada 2:04.77
14 1 Elizabeth Allen   Australia 2:05.43
15 2 Marian Burnett   Guyana 2:07.13
16 2 Lebogang Phalula   South Africa 2:08.20

FinalEdit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Janeth Jepkosgei   Kenya 1:57.88
  Kenia Sinclair   Jamaica 1:58.16 PB
  Maria Mutola   Mozambique 1:58.77 SB
4 Susan Scott   Scotland 1:59.02 PB
5 Diane Cummins   Canada 1:59.31 SB
6 Jemma Simpson   England 2:01.11 PB
7 Marilyn Okoro   England 2:01.65
8 Neisha Bernard-Thomas   Grenada 2:01.96

ReferencesEdit