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Athletics at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's 110 metres Hurdles Semi-Finals

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Victoria
Date Started: November 28, 1956
Date Finished: November 28, 1956
Format: Top three in each heat advanced to the final.

Gold: USA Lee Calhoun
Silver: USA Jack Davis
Bronze: USA Joel Shankle

Semi-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A)
1 Jack Davis 26 United States USA 14.0 14.28 QU
2 Martin Lauer 19 Germany GER 14.4 14.57 QU
3 Stanko Lorger 25 Yugoslavia YUG 14.6 14.73 QU
4 Evaristo Iglesias 31 Cuba CUB 14.6 14.73
5 Edmond Roudnitska 25 France FRA 14.9 14.87
6 Danie Burger 23 South Africa RSA 15.0 14.95

Semi-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A)
1 Lee Calhoun 23 United States USA 14.0 14.18 QU
2 Joel Shankle 23 United States USA 14.0 14.23 QU
3 Boris Stolyarov 24 Soviet Union URS 14.5 14.64 QU
4 Bert Steines 26 Germany GER 14.5 14.70
5 Ghulam Raziq 24 Pakistan PAK 14.6 14.74
6 Jean-Claude Bernard 23 France FRA 14.6 14.78