2006 IAAF World Cup

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2006 IAAF World Cup
Athletics pictogram.svg
The host stadium in Athens
Host city Athens, Greece
Date(s) 16–17 September
Main stadium Olympic Stadium
Participation ? athletes
Events 40

The 10th IAAF World Cup in Athletics was an international track and field sporting event, held under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, which took place on 16 and 17 September 2006 at the Olympic Stadium in Athens, Greece.

Teams[edit]

The teams that took part in the competition were:

Men Women
Team Qualification Team Qualification
 Greece Host nation  Greece Host nation
Africa Africa
America America
Asia Asia
Europe Europe
Oceania Oceania
 France European Cup winner  Poland European Cup runner up
 Russia European Cup runner up  Russia European Cup winner
 United States  United States

Overall points table[edit]

Medal summary[edit]

For the complete results see 2006 IAAF World Cup results

Men[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres  Tyson Gay (USA)
United States
9.88  Francis Obikwelu (POR)
Europe
10.09  Marc Burns (TRI)
Americas
10.14
200 metres  Wallace Spearmon (USA)
United States
19.87  Usain Bolt (JAM)
Americas
19.96  Shingo Suetsugu (JPN)
Asia
20.30
400 metres  LaShawn Merritt (USA)
United States
44.54  Gary Kikaya (COD)
Africa
44.66  Dimitrios Regas (GRE)
Greece
45.11
NR
800 metres  Yusuf Saad Kamel (BHR)
Asia
1:44.98  Bram Som (NED)
Europe
1:45.13  Mbulaeni Mulaudzi (RSA)
Africa
1:45.14
1500 metres  Alex Kipchirchir (KEN)
Africa
3:52.60  Ivan Heshko (UKR)
Europe
3:53.33  Nick Willis (NZL)
Oceania
3:54.76
3000 metres  Craig Mottram (AUS)
Oceania
7:32.19
CR
 Kenenisa Bekele (ETH)
Africa
7:36.25  Driss Maazouzi (FRA)
France
7:47.80
5000 metres  Saif Saaeed Shaheen (QAT)
Asia
13:35.30  Mike Kigen (KEN)
Africa
13:36.19  Matt Tegenkamp (USA)
United States
13:36.83
110 metres hurdles  Allen Johnson (USA)
United States
12.96
CR
 Liu Xiang (CHN)
Asia
13.03  Dayron Robles (CUB)
Americas
13.06
400 metres hurdles  Kerron Clement (USA)
United States
48.12  L. J. van Zyl (RSA)
Africa
48.35  Marek Plawgo (POL)
Europe
48.76
3000 metres steeplechase  Saif Saaeed Shaheen (QAT)
Asia
8:19.09
CR
 Paul Kipsiele Koech (KEN)
Africa
8:19.37  Bouabdellah Tahri (FRA)
France
8:29.06
4×100 metres relay United States
Kaaron Conwright
Wallace Spearmon
Tyson Gay
Jason Smoots
37.59
CR
Europe
Dwain Chambers
Dwayne Grant
Marlon Devonish
Mark Lewis-Francis
38.45 Asia
Naoki Tsukahara
Shingo Suetsugu
Shinji Takahira
Shigeyuki Kojima
38.51
4×400 metres relay United States
Jamel Ashley
Derrick Brew
LaShawn Merritt
Darold Williamson
3:00.11 Americas
Chris Brown
Michael Blackwood
Carlos Santa
Alleyne Francique
3:00.14 Africa
Paul Gorries
Gary Kikaya
Young Talkmore Nyongani
Malik Louahla
3:00.88
High jump  Tomáš Janků (CZE)
Europe
2.28 m  Andrey Silnov (RUS)
Russia
2.24 m  Tora Harris (USA)
United States
2.24 m
Pole vault  Steven Hooker (AUS)
Oceania
5.80 m  Daichi Sawano (JPN)
Asia
5.70 m  Germán Chiaraviglio (ARG)
Americas
5.70 m
Long jump  Irving Saladino (PAN)
Americas
8.26 m  Andrew Howe (ITA)
Europe
8.12 m  Mohamed Salman Al-Khuwalidi (KSA)
Asia
8.11 m
Triple jump  Walter Davis (USA)
United States
17.54 m  Jadel Gregório (BRA)
Americas
17.41 m  Marian Oprea (ROU)
Europe
17.05 m
Shot put  Ralf Bartels (GER)
Europe
20.67 m  Reese Hoffa (USA)
United States
20.60 m  Pavel Sofin (RUS)
Russia
20.45 m
Discus throw  Virgilijus Alekna (LTU)
Europe
67.19 m  Ehsan Haddadi (IRI)
Asia
62.60 m  Ian Waltz (USA)
United States
62.12 m
Hammer throw  Koji Murofushi (JPN)
Asia
82.01 m  Ivan Tsikhan (BLR)
Europe
80.00 m  Ilya Konovalov (RUS)
Russia
77.14 m
Javelin throw  Andreas Thorkildsen (NOR)
Europe
87.17 m  Gerhardus Pienaar (RSA)
Africa
83.62 m  Aleksandr Ivanov (RUS)
Russia
81.87 m

Women[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres  Sherone Simpson (JAM)
Americas
10.97  Torri Edwards (USA)
United States
11.19  Vida Anim (GHA)
Africa
11.21
200 metres  Sanya Richards (USA)
United States
22.23  Kim Gevaert (BEL)
Europe
22.72  Vida Anim (GHA)
Africa
22.81
PB
400 metres  Sanya Richards (USA)
United States
48.70
WL
 Vania Stambolova (BUL)
Europe
50.09  Novlene Williams (JAM)
Americas
50.24
800 metres  Zulia Calatayud (CUB)
Americas
2:00.06  Janeth Jepkosgei (KEN)
Africa
2:00.09  Olga Kotlyarova (RUS)
Russia
2:00.84
1500 metres  Maryam Yusuf Jamal (BHR)
Asia
4:00.84  Tatyana Tomashova (RUS)
Russia
4:02.45  Sarah Jamieson (AUS)
Oceania
4:02.82
3000 metres  Tirunesh Dibaba (ETH)
Africa
8:33.78
CR
 Lidia Chojecka (POL)
Poland
8:39.69  Kara Goucher (USA)
United States
8:41.42
PB
5000 metres  Meseret Defar (ETH)
Africa
14:39.11
CR
 Liliya Shobukhova (RUS)
Russia
15:05.33  Kayoko Fukushi (JPN)
Asia
15:06.69
100 metres hurdles  Brigitte Foster-Hylton (JAM)
Americas
12.67  Susanna Kallur (SWE)
Europe
12.77  Ginnie Powell (USA)
United States
12.90
400 metres hurdles  Yuliya Pechonkina (RUS)
Russia
53.88  Lashinda Demus (USA)
United States
54.06  Anna Jesień (POL)
Poland
54.48
3000 metres steeplechase  Alesia Turava (BLR)
Europe
9:29.10  Jeruto Kiptum (KEN)
Africa
9:31.44  Wioletta Janowska (POL)
Poland
9:35.08
4×100 metres relay Americas
Aleen Bailey
Debbie Ferguson-McKenzie
Cydonie Mothersille
Sherone Simpson
42.26
WL
Russia
Yuliya Gushchina
Natalia Rusakova
Irina Khabarova
Yekaterina Grigoryeva
42.36 Africa
Ene Franca Idoko
Endurance Ojokolo
Esther Dankwah
Vida Anim
43.61
4×400 metres relay Americas
Shericka Williams
Tonique Darling
Christine Amertil
Novlene Williams
3:19.84
WL
United States
DeeDee Trotter
Monique Henderson
Moushaumi Robinson
Lashinda Demus
3:20.69 Russia
Svetlana Pospelova
Olga Kotlyarova
Yuliya Pechonkina
Tatyana Veshkurova
3:21.21
High jump  Yelena Slesarenko (RUS)
Russia
1.97 m  Tia Hellebaut (BEL)
Europe
1.97 m  Marina Aitova (KAZ)
Asia
 Amy Acuff (USA)
United States
1.94 m
Pole vault  Yelena Isinbayeva (RUS)
Russia
4.60 m
CR
 Fabiana Murer (BRA)
Americas
4.55 m  Gao Shuying (CHN)
Asia
4.50 m
Long jump  Lyudmila Kolchanova (RUS)
Russia
6.78 m  Naide Gomes (POR)
Europe
6.68 m  Hrysopiyi Devetzi (GRE)
Greece
6.64 m
Triple jump  Tatyana Lebedeva (RUS)
Russia
15.13 m  Hrysopiyi Devetzi (GRE)
Greece
15.04 m  Yamilé Aldama (SUD)
Africa
14.78 m
Shot put  Valerie Vili (NZL)
Oceania
19.87 m  Olga Ryabinkina (RUS)
Russia
19.54 m  Yumileidi Cumbá (CUB)
Americas
19.12 m
Discus throw  Franka Dietzsch (GER)
Europe
66.07 m  Aretha Thurmond (USA)
United States
61.83 m  Song Aimin (CHN)
Asia
61.47 m
Hammer throw  Kamila Skolimowska (POL)
Poland
75.29 m
CR
 Tatyana Lysenko (RUS)
Russia
74.44 m  Yipsi Moreno (CUB)
Americas
73.99 m
Javelin throw  Steffi Nerius (GER)
Europe
63.37 m  Sonia Bisset (CUB)
Americas
61.74 m  Justine Robbeson (RSA)
Africa
61.38 m

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