2005 World Championships in Athletics – Women's 800 metres

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Women's 800 metres
at the 2005 World Championships
Venue Helsinki Olympic Stadium
Dates 6 August (heats)
7 August (semifinals)
9 August (final)
Competitors 47 from 29 nations
Winning time 1:58.82
Medalists
gold medal 
silver medal 
bronze medal 
← 2003
2007 →


The women's 800 metres at the 2005 World Championships in Athletics was held on August 6, 7 and 9 at the Helsinki Olympic Stadium.

Medals[edit]

Gold: Silver: Bronze:
Cuba Zulia Calatayud (Cuba) Morocco Hasna Benhassi (Morocco) Russia Tatyana Andrianova (Russia)

Results[edit]

All times shown are in seconds.

WR world record | AR area record | CR championship record | GR games record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB personal best | SB season best | WL world leading (in a given season)

DNF = did not finish | DNS = did not start | DQ = disqualification | NM = no mark (i.e. no valid result) | Q = qualification by place in heat | q = qualification by overall place

Heats[edit]

August 6, 2005

Heat 1[edit]

  1. United States Hazel Clark 2:01.91 Q
  2. Jamaica Kenia Sinclair 2:02.18 Q
  3. Morocco Mina Aït Hammou 2:02.36 Q
  4. Namibia Agnes Samaria 2:02.46 Q
  5. Grenada Neisha Bernard-Thomas 2:02.50
  6. Slovenia Brigita Langerholc 2:03.06
  7. Turkey Binnaz Uslu 2:03.73
  8. Gabon Marlyse Nsourou 2:14.47 (SB)

Heat 2[edit]

  1. Cuba Zulia Calatayud 2:00.77 Q
  2. Morocco Hasna Benhassi 2:00.77 Q
  3. United States Kameisha Bennett 2:01.78 Q
  4. United Kingdom Susan Scott 2:02.00 Q
  5. Bulgaria Teodora Kolarova 2:02.45
  6. Japan Miho Sato 2:02.82
  7. Uruguay Marcela Britos 2:10.21
  8. Djibouti Markabo Djama Liban 2:50.95

Heat 3[edit]

  1. Russia Tatyana Andrianova 2:06.38 Q
  2. United States Alice Schmidt 2:07.10 Q
  3. Spain Mayte Martínez 2:07.34 Q
  4. Poland Ewelina Sętowska-Dryk 2:07.37 Q
  5. Myanmar Myint Myint Aye 2:08.50
  6. Guyana Marian Burnett 2:09.88

Heat 4[edit]

  1. Russia Svetlana Cherkasova 2:00.62 Q
  2. France Laetitia Valdonado 2:00.87 Q
  3. Belarus Sviatlana Usovich 2:01.09 Q
  4. Slovenia Lucia Klocová 2:01.63 Q (SB)
  5. Ukraine Tetiana Petlyuk 2:01.78 q (SB)
  6. Morocco Seltana Aït Hammou 2:02.16
  7. Italy Elisa Cusma Piccione 2:05.95
  8. Pakistan Gulnaz Ara 2:13.87 (SB)

Heat 5[edit]

  1. Russia Larisa Chzhao 2:00.64 Q
  2. Mozambique Maria Mutola 2:00.71 Q
  3. Jamaica Michelle Ballentine 2:01.05 Q (SB)
  4. Romania Mihaela Neacsu 2:01.35 Q
  5. Germany Monika Gradzki 2:01.56 q
  6. Suriname Letitia Vriesde 2:01.65 q (SB)
  7. Canada Diane Cummins 2:01.71 q

Semifinals[edit]

August 7, 2005

Heat 1[edit]

  1. United States Hazel Clark 1:59.00 Q
  2. Russia Larisa Chzhao 1:59.07 Q
  3. Mozambique Maria Mutola 1:59.29 q
  4. Spain Mayte Martínez 1:59.40 q (SB)
  5. Morocco Mina Aït Hammou 2:00.22
  6. Romania Mihaela Neacsu 2:00.63
  7. Slovakia Lucia Klocová 2:00.64 (SB)
  8. United Kingdom Susan Scott 2:01.17 (SB)

Heat 2[edit]

  1. Cuba Zulia Calatayud 1:57.92 Q (SB)
  2. Russia Svetlana Cherkasova 1:58.58 Q
  3. Jamaica Kenia Sinclair 1:59.45
  4. Canada Diane Cummins 2:00.10 (SB)
  5. Namibia Agnes Samaria 2:00.13
  6. United States Alice Schmidt 2:01.43
  7. Suriname Letitia Vriesde 2:02.07
  8. Germany Monika Gradzki 2:02.09

Heat 3[edit]

  1. Russia Tatyana Andrianova 2:01.35 Q
  2. Morocco Hasna Benhassi 2:01.59 Q
  3. France Laetitia Valdonado 2:01.90
  4. Poland Ewelina Sętowska-Dryk 2:02.02
  5. Belarus Sviatlana Usovich 2:02.34
  6. Ukraine Tetiana Petlyuk 2:02.46
  7. Jamaica Michelle Ballentine 2:03.98

Final[edit]

August 9, 2005

  1. Cuba Zulia Calatayud 1:58.82
  2. Morocco Hasna Benhassi 1:59.42
  3. Russia Tatyana Andrianova 1:59.60
  4. Mozambique Maria Mutola 1:59.71
  5. Spain Mayte Martínez 1:59.99
  6. Russia Larisa Chzhao 2:00.25
  7. Russia Svetlana Cherkasova 2:00.71
  8. United States Hazel Clark 2:01.52

External links[edit]