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Athletics at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games:

Men's 100 metres Semi-Finals

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Helsinki, Finland
Venue(s): Helsinki Olympic Stadium, Helsinki
Date Started: July 21, 1952
Date Finished: July 21, 1952
Format: Top three in each heat advanced to the final.

Gold: USA Lindy Remigino
Silver: JAM Herb McKenley
Bronze: GBR McDonald Bailey

Semi-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A)
1 McDonald Bailey 31 Great Britain GBR 10.5 10.74 QU
2 Dean Smith 20 United States USA 10.6 10.78 QU
3 Vladimir Sukharev 28 Soviet Union URS 10.6 10.86 QU
4 Lavy Pinto 22 India IND 10.7 10.94
5 Alain Porthault 22 France FRA 10.8 11.04
6 Art Bragg 21 United States USA 10.9 11.43

Semi-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A)
1 Herb McKenley 30 Jamaica JAM 10.4 10.74 QU
2 Lindy Remigino 21 United States USA 10.5 10.74 QU
3 John Treloar 24 Australia AUS 10.6 10.76 QU
4 Rafael Fortún 32 Cuba CUB 10.7 10.92
5 William Jack 21 Great Britain GBR 10.7 11.01
6 Theo Saat 24 Netherlands NED 10.8 11.12