2007 World Championships in Athletics – Women's 200 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

The women's 200 metres event at the 2007 World Championships in Athletics took place on 29–31 August (final) at the Nagai Stadium.


Gold United States Allyson Felix (USA)
Silver Jamaica Veronica Campbell (JAM)
Bronze Sri Lanka Susanthika Jayasinghe (SRI)


World Record 21.34 United States Florence Griffith-Joyner Seoul, South Korea September 29, 1988
Championship Record 21.74 East Germany Silke Gladisch Rome, Italy September 3, 1987



Qualification: First 4 in each heat(Q) and the next 8 fastest (q) advance to the quarterfinals.


First 4 of each Quarterfinal qualifies (Q).


First 4 of each Semifinal qualifies (Q).


31 August 2007

Rank Athlete Time Notes
Gold medal icon.svg  Allyson Felix (USA) 21.81 WL
Silver medal icon.svg  Veronica Campbell (JAM) 22.34 SB
Bronze medal icon.svg  Susanthika Jayasinghe (SRI) 22.63
4  Torri Edwards (USA) 22.65
5  Sanya Richards (USA) 22.70
6  Aleen Bailey (JAM) 22.72
7  LaShauntea Moore (USA) 22.97
8  Cydonie Mothersille (CAY) 23.08