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Athletics at the 1948 London Summer Games:

Men's 200 metres Quarter-Finals

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: London, Great Britain
Venue(s): Empire Stadium, Wembley, London
Date Started: August 2, 1948
Date Finished: August 2, 1948
Format: Top three in each heat advanced to the semi-finals.

Gold: USA Mel Patton
Silver: USA Barney Ewell
Bronze: PAN Lloyd LaBeach

Quarter-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A 1/10)
1 Herb McKenley 26 Jamaica JAM 21.3 21.6 QU
2 Barney Ewell 30 United States USA 21.8 QU
3 Paul Vallé 21 Great Britain GBR 22.1 QU
4 Jan Lammers 21 Netherlands NED
5 Julien Lebas 24 France FRA
6 Rosalvo Ramos 34 Brazil BRA

Quarter-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H)
1 Cliff Bourland 27 United States USA 21.3 QU
2 John Treloar 20 Australia AUS 21.5 QU
3 Aroldo da Silva 18 Brazil BRA 22.0 QU
4 Gerardo Bönnhoff 22 Argentina ARG
5 Dennis Shore 33 South Africa RSA
6 John De Saram 19 Sri Lanka SRI

Quarter-Finals Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H)
1 Lloyd LaBeach 26 Panama PAN 21.7 QU
2 Les Laing 23 Jamaica JAM 21.8 QU
3 Abram van Heerden 20 South Africa RSA 22.9 QU
4 John Fairgrieve 22 Great Britain GBR
5 Santiago Ferrando 20 Peru PER

Quarter-Finals Heat Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H)
1 Mel Patton 23 United States USA 21.4 QU
2 Alastair McCorquodale 22 Great Britain GBR 21.8 QU
3 Rafael Fortún 28 Cuba CUB 22.0 QU
4 Ivan Hausen 20 Brazil BRA 22,3
5 Ted Haggis Canada CAN
6 Muhammad Sharif Butt 22 Pakistan PAK