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Athletics at the 1960 Roma Summer Games:

Men's 400 metres Hurdles Round One

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Roma, Italy
Venue(s): Olympic Stadium, Roma
Date Started: August 31, 1960
Date Finished: August 31, 1960
Format: Top two in each heat and the next two fastest advanced to the semi-finals.

Gold: USA Glenn Davis
Silver: USA Cliff Cushman
Bronze: USA Dick Howard

Round One Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A)
1 Bruno Galliker 28 Switzerland SUI 51.0 51.20 QU
2 Dick Howard 25 United States USA 51.2 51.32 QU
3 Anubes da Silva 24 Brazil BRA 52.1 52.25
4 Max Boyes 26 Great Britain GBR 52.1 52.32
5 Wiesław Król 22 Poland POL 52.4 52.52
6 Mohamed Zouaki 18 Morocco MAR 52.5 55.65

Round One Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A)
1 Jan Gulbrandsen 22 Norway NOR 52.2 52.39 QU
2 Glenn Davis 25 United States USA 52.2 52.41 QU
3 Arnold Matsulevych 28 Soviet Union URS 52.9 53.00
4 George Shepherd 22 Canada CAN 53.0 53.05
5 Marcel Lambrechts 29 Belgium BEL 53.5 53.67

Round One Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A)
1 Cliff Cushman 22 United States USA 51.8 51.98 QU
2 Willi Matthias 24 Germany GER 52.1 52.23 QU
3 Keiji Ogushi 26 Japan JPN 52.4 52.58
4 Chris Goudge 25 Great Britain GBR 52.6 52.75
5 Muhammad Yaqub 34 Pakistan PAK 52.8 52.91
6 Mongi Soussi Zarrouki 24 Tunisia TUN 54.3 54.34

Round One Heat Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A)
1 Georgy Chevychalov 24 Soviet Union URS 51.8 51.97 QU
2 Salvatore Morale 21 Italy ITA 52.0 52.13 QU
3 Per-Owe Trollsås 27 Sweden SWE 52.3 52.49
4 Wolfgang Fischer 32 Germany GER 53.2 53.35
5 Dimitrios Skourtis Greece GRE 53.7 53.85

Round One Heat Five

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A)
1 Helmut Janz 26 Germany GER 51.1 51.30 QU
2 Bartonjo Rotich 22 Kenya KEN 51.2 51.39 QU
3 Jussi Rintamäki 25 Finland FIN 51.5 51.70 QC
4 Elio Catola 24 Italy ITA 51.8 51.94 QC
5 Fahir Özgüden Turkey TUR 55.3 55.43
6 Nazzar Al-Jamali Iraq IRQ 58.0

Round One Heat Six

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A)
1 John Metcalf 26 Great Britain GBR 52.1 52.24 QU
2 Moreno Martini 25 Italy ITA 52.1 52.26 QU
3 Boris Kriunov 25 Soviet Union URS 52.5 52.66
4 Víctor Maldonado 21 Venezuela VEN 52.6 52.79
5 Zdzisław Kumiszcze 23 Poland POL 53.3 53.47
6 Li Po-Ting 23 Chinese Taipei TPE 54.1 54.23