Athletics at the 2010 Commonwealth Games – Women's 1500 metres

The Women's 1500 metres at the 2010 Commonwealth Games as part of the athletics programme was held at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Thursday 7 October till Friday 8 October 2010.

The top four runners in each of the initial two heats plus the next four fastest runners from across the heats also qualified for the final.

RecordsEdit

World Record 3:50.46 Yunxia Qu CHN Beijing, China 11 September 1993
Games Record 4:05.27 Jackline Maranga KEN Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 1998

HeatsEdit

First 4 in each heat (Q) and 4 best performers (q) advance to the Semifinals.

Heat 1Edit

Rank Lane Name Result Notes
1 10   Viola Kibiwott (KEN) 4:08.76 Q
2 5   Helen Clitheroe (ENG) 4:09.34 Q
3 9   Nikki Hamblin (NZL) 4:09.80 Q
4 6   Stephanie Twell (SCO) 4:10.35 Q
5 2   Ciara Mageean (NIR) 4:12.11 q
6 8   Janet Achola (UGA) 4:12.12 q, NR
7 3   Jhuma Khatun (IND) 4:12.30 q, PB
8 4   Hilary Stellingwerff (CAN) 4:13.01 q
9 1   Jaisha Orchatteri (IND) 4:13.15
10 7   Tanice Barnett (JAM) 4:48.59

Heat 2Edit

Rank Lane Name Result Notes
1 9   Nancy Langat (KEN) 4:13.62 Q
2 5   Irene Jelagat (KEN) 4:13.63 Q
3 4   Nicole Edwards (CAN) 4:13.90 Q
4 6   Hannah England (ENG) 4:13.91 Q
5 11   Kaila McKnight (AUS) 4:15.22
6 8   Kelly McNeice (NIR) 4:18.07
7 3   Sushma Sushma Devi (IND) 4:22.05
8 2   Salome Dell (PNG) 4:33.23 NR
9 1   Twishanna Williams (JAM) 4:36.60 PB
10 7   Jean Mukakigeri (RWA) 4:37.27
10   Annet Negesa (UGA) DNS

FinalEdit

Rank Lane Name Result Notes
  3   Nancy Langat (KEN) 4:05.26 GR
  8   Nikki Hamblin (NZL) 4:05.97
  1   Stephanie Twell (SCO) 4:06.15
4 4   Hannah England (ENG) 4:06.83
5 5   Nicole Edwards (CAN) 4:08.16
6 11   Irene Jelagat (KEN) 4:08.20
7 6   Viola Kibiwott (KEN) 4:08.79
8 12   Helen Clitheroe (ENG) 4:08.89
9 2   Janet Achola (UGA) 4:09.51 NR
10 7   Ciara Mageean (NIR) 4:10.85
11 10   Hilary Stellingwerff (CAN) 4:12.87
12 9   Jhuma Khatun (IND) 4:14.95

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