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Duncan White

Full name: Duncan M. White
Gender: Male
Born: March 1, 1918 in Lathpandura, Kalutara, Basnahira, Sri Lanka
Died: July 3, 1998 in [unknown], Warwickshire, Great Britain
Country: SRI Sri Lanka
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Duncan White had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1950 British Empire Games 440 yards Hurdles. In the 1938 British Empire Games 220 yards he was eliminated in the semi-finals. In the 1950 British Empire Games he was also a member of the Ceylonese relay teams which finished fourth in the 4×110 yards as well as in the 4×440 yards.

Personal Bests: 200 – 21.8y (1948); 400H – 51.8 (1948).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 30 London Athletics Men's 200 metres Sri Lanka SRI 4 h6 r1/4
1948 Summer 30 London Athletics Men's 400 metres Hurdles Sri Lanka SRI 2 Silver

Men's 200 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1948 Summer 30 London Athletics Sri Lanka Round One Heat Six 4

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) ATM L T(A 1/10)
1948 Summer 30 London Athletics Sri Lanka Final 2 51.8 at 0.76 5
1948 Summer 30 London Athletics Sri Lanka Semi-Finals Heat One 3 QU 52.1 at 0.34
1948 Summer 30 London Athletics Sri Lanka Round One Heat Six 1 QU 53.6 53.8
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