Inna Yevseyeva

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Inna Yevseyeva
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Born August 14, 1964

Inna Yevseyeva (Russian: Инна Евсеева; born August 14, 1964) is a retired female middle distance runner who specialised in the 800 metres. She was born in Zhytomyr, Ukrainian SSR and represented the Soviet Union in the 1980s and the early 1990s, and then Ukraine. A two-time Olympian, she finished sixth in the 1988 Olympic 800 m final in Seoul and fourth in the 1992 Olympic 800 m final in Barcelona. She set her personal best in the women's 800 metres with 1:56.0, on July 4, 1988 at a meet in Kharkov, which made her the fastest 800 m woman in the world for 1988.