Athletics at the 1960 Summer Olympics – Men's 110 metres hurdles

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Men's 110 metres hurdles
at the Games of the XVII Olympiad
Venue Olympic Stadium
Dates September 3 (heats and quarterfinals)
September 5 (semifinals and final)
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Lee Calhoun
 United States
2nd, silver medalist(s) Willie May
 United States
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Hayes Jones
 United States
← 1956
1964 →
Athletics at the
1960 Summer Olympics
Olympic Athletics.png
Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men
800 m men women
1500 m men
5000 m men
10,000 m men
80 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men
3000 m
steeplechase
men
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men
Road events
Marathon men
20 km walk men
50 km walk men
Field events
Long jump men women
Triple jump men
High jump men women
Pole vault men
Shot put men women
Discus throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Hammer throw men
Combined events
Decathlon men

The men's 110 metres hurdling event at the 1960 Olympic Games took place between September 3 and September 5.

Results[edit]

Heats[edit]

The fastest four hurdlers in each of the six heats advanced to the quarterfinal round.

Heat one

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Martin Lauer  United Team of Germany 14.45
2 Jean Baptiste Okello  Uganda 14.59
3 Giovanni Cornacchia  Italy 14.77
4 Marcel Duriez  France 14.90
5 Seraphino Antao  Kenya 15.13
6 Çetin Şahiner  Turkey 15.75

Heat two

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Hayes Jones  United States 14.32
2 Nikolay Berezutsky  Soviet Union 14.50
3 Milad Petrušić  Yugoslavia 14.74
4 Paolo Zamboni  Italy 14.82
5 John Chittick  Australia 14.86
- Abdul Wardak  Afghanistan DNF

Heat three

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Willie May  United States 14.16
2 Valentin Chistyakov  Soviet Union 14.45
3 Bob Birrell  Great Britain 14.82
4 Klaus Gerbig  United Team of Germany 14.87
5 Saka Oloko  Nigeria 15.04
6 Nazzar Al-Jamali  Iraq 15.99

Heat four

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Lee Calhoun  United States 14.37
2 Edmond Roudnitska  France 14.53
3 Ghulam Raziq  Pakistan 14.68
4 Peter Hildreth  Great Britain 14.90
5 Georgios Marsellos  Greece 14.92
6 Pétur Rögnvaldsson  Iceland 15.38
- Isaac Elie  Sudan DNF

Heat five

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Keith Gardner  British West Indies 14.46
2 Stanko Lorger  Yugoslavia 14.56
3 Nereo Svara  Italy 15.03
4 Vic Matthews  Great Britain 15.07
5 Jagmohan Singh  India 15.34
6 Abdul Malik  Pakistan 15.52

Heat six

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Anatoly Mikhaylov  Soviet Union 14.53
2 Karl-Ernst Schottes  United Team of Germany 14.90
3 Roman Muzyk  Poland 14.94
4 Aggrey Awori  Uganda 15.36
5 Jacques Déprez  France 17.24

Quarterfinals[edit]

The fastest three hurdlers in each of the four heats advanced to the semifinal round.

Heat one

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Lee Calhoun  United States 14.16
2 Jean Baptiste Okello  Uganda 14.48 NR
3 Nikolay Berezutsky  Soviet Union 14.57
4 Giovanni Cornacchia  Italy 14.68
5 Peter Hildreth  Great Britain 14.78
6 Karl-Ernst Schottes  United Team of Germany 14.81

Heat two

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Martin Lauer  United Team of Germany 14.06
2 Keith Gardner  British West Indies 14.45
3 Ghulam Raziq  Pakistan 14.51
4 Edmond Roudnitska  France 14.66
5 Milad Petrušić  Yugoslavia 14.71
6 Paolo Zamboni  Italy 15.02

Heat three

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Willie May  United States 13.92
2 Anatoly Mikhaylov  Soviet Union 14.02
3 Stanko Lorger  Yugoslavia 14.56
4 Aggrey Awori  Uganda 14.94
5 Klaus Gerbig  United Team of Germany 14.97
6 Vic Matthews  Great Britain 15.12

Heat four

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Hayes Jones  United States 14.19
2 Valentin Chistyakov  Soviet Union 14.51
3 Nereo Svara  Italy 14.59
4 Roman Muzyk  Poland 14.68
5 Bob Birrell  Great Britain 14.78
6 Marcel Duriez  France 15.19

Semifinals[edit]

The fastest three hurdlers in each of the two heats advanced to the final round.

Heat one

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Willie May  United States 13.87
2 Hayes Jones  United States 14.22
3 Keith Gardner  British West Indies 14.32
4 Nereo Svara  Italy 14.50
5 Jean Baptiste Okello  Uganda 14.59
6 Nikolay Berezutsky  Soviet Union 14.69

Heat two

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Lee Calhoun  United States 13.88
2 Martin Lauer  United Team of Germany 14.13
3 Valentin Chistyakov  Soviet Union 14.46
4 Ghulam Raziq  Pakistan 14.49
5 Stanko Lorger  Yugoslavia 14.83
- Anatoly Mikhaylov  Soviet Union DNF

Final[edit]

wind = 0.1 m/s.

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Lee Calhoun  United States 13.98
2nd, silver medalist(s) Willie May  United States 13.99
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Hayes Jones  United States 14.17
4 Martin Lauer  United Team of Germany 14.20
5 Keith Gardner  British West Indies 14.55
6 Valentin Chistyakov  Soviet Union 14.71

Key: DNF = did not finish

References[edit]