2007 World Championships in Athletics – Women's 100 metres

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Events at the
2007 World Championships
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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
men women
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men women
Road events
Marathon men women
20 km walk men women
50 km walk men
Field events
Long jump men women
Triple jump men women
High jump men women
Pole vault men women
Shot put men women
Discus throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Hammer throw men women
Combined events
Heptathlon women
Decathlon men

These are the official results of the Women's 100 metres event at the 2007 IAAF World Championships in Osaka, Japan. There were a total number of 74 participating athletes, with eight qualifying heats and the final held on Monday August 27.


Gold Jamaica Veronica Campbell
Jamaica (JAM)
Silver United States Lauryn Williams
United States (USA)
Bronze United States Carmelita Jeter
United States (USA)


World Record  Florence Griffith Joyner (USA) 10.49 Indianapolis, United States 16 July 1988
Championship Record  Marion Jones (USA) 10.70 Seville, Spain 22 August 1999



First 3 of each Heat qualifies (Q) plus the 8 fastest non-direct qualifiers (q) reached the Quarterfinals.


First 4 of each Quarterfinal qualified (Q) for the Semifinals.


First 4 of each Semifinal qualified (Q) for the final.


After the final
Rank Athlete Time Notes
Gold medal icon.svg  Veronica Campbell (JAM) 11.01
Silver medal icon.svg  Lauryn Williams (USA) 11.01 SB
Bronze medal icon.svg  Carmelita Jeter (USA) 11.02 PB
4  Torri Edwards (USA) 11.05
5  Kim Gevaert (BEL) 11.05 SB
6  Kerron Stewart (JAM) 11.08
7  Christine Arron (FRA) 11.12
8  Oludamola Osayomi (NGR) 11.26