Athletics at the 2015 African Games – Women's 800 metres

Athletics at the
2015 African Games
Athletics pictogram.svg
Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
5000 m men women
10,000 m men women
100 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men women
3000 m
steeplechase
men women
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men women
Road events
Half marathon men women
20 km walk men women
Field events
High jump men women
Pole vault men women
Long jump men women
Triple jump men women
Shot put men women
Discus throw men women
Hammer throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Combined events
Heptathlon women
Decathlon men

The women's 800 metres event at the 2015 African Games was held on 13 and 15 September.

MedalistsEdit

Gold Silver Bronze
Caster Semenya
  South Africa
Annet Mwanzi
  Kenya
Chaltu Shume
  Ethiopia

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

Qualification: First 2 in each heat (Q) and the next 2 fastest (q) advanced to the final.[1]

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 3 Habitam Alemu   Ethiopia 2:03.60 Q
2 3 Winnie Chebet   Kenya 2:03.81 Q
3 3 Winnie Nanyondo   Uganda 2:05.24 q
4 2 Chaltu Shume   Ethiopia 2:06.49 Q
5 3 Abike Egbeniyi   Nigeria 2:06.52 q
6 2 Annet Mwanzi   Kenya 2:06.82 Q
7 1 Caster Semenya   South Africa 2:07.25 Q
8 1 Amina Bakhit   Sudan 2:07.28 Q
9 1 Kore Tola   Ethiopia 2:07.44
10 2 Adama Alawia   Sudan 2:07.84
11 1 Sylvia Chesebe   Kenya 2:08.03
12 1 Neide Dias   Angola 2:09.14
13 3 Victoire Elisabe Mandaba   Central African Republic 2:12.18
14 3 Hawa Bundor   Sierra Leone 2:12.27
15 2 Leo Bafoundissa Missamou   Republic of the Congo 2:12.53
16 2 Fiyori Asmelash   Eritrea 2:13.56
17 1 Tsepiang Sello   Lesotho 2:14.87
18 3 Elizabet Nabiala Nkengue   Republic of the Congo 2:19.87
19 2 Mari Nigh Augusto Otolio   South Sudan 2:41.36
2 Francine Niyonsaba   Burundi DNS

FinalEdit

[2]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Caster Semenya   South Africa 2:00.97
  Annet Mwanzi   Kenya 2:01.54
  Chaltu Shume   Ethiopia 2:01.59 SB
4 Habitam Alemu   Ethiopia 2:02.29
5 Winnie Chebet   Kenya 2:02.67
6 Amina Bakhit   Sudan 2:02.85 SB
7 Winnie Nanyondo   Uganda 2:04.53
8 Abike Egbeniyi   Nigeria 2:09.36

ReferencesEdit