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Athletics at the 1968 Ciudad de México Summer Games:

Women's 100 metres Semi-Finals

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Host City: Ciudad de México, Mexico
Venue(s): University Olympic Stadium, Ciudad de México
Date Started: October 15, 1968
Date Finished: October 15, 1968
Format: Top four in each heat advanced to the final.

Gold: USA Wyomia Tyus
Silver: USA Barbara Ferrell
Bronze: POL Irena Szewińska-Kirszenstein

Semi-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A)
1 Irena Szewińska-Kirszenstein 22 Poland POL 11.3 11.30 QU
2 Barbara Ferrell 21 United States USA 11.3 11.37 QU
3 Dianne Bowering-Burge 25 Australia AUS 11.4 11.46 QU
4 Chi Cheng 24 Chinese Taipei TPE 11.4 11.49 QU
5 Fulgencia Romay 24 Cuba CUB 11.5 11.52
6 Irene Piotrowski 27 Canada CAN 11.5 11.55
7 Della James-Pascoe 19 Great Britain GBR 11.6 11.68
8 Lyudmila Golomazova 20 Soviet Union URS 11.7 11.71

Semi-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A)
1 Wyomia Tyus 23 United States USA 11.3 11.35 QU
2 Raelene Boyle 17 Australia AUS 11.4 11.41 QU
3 Margaret Bailes 17 United States USA 11.5 11.53 QU
4 Miguelina Cobián 26 Cuba CUB 11.6 11.63 QU
5 Lyudmila Ignatyeva-Samotesova 28 Soviet Union URS 11.6 11.67
6 Eva Lehocká-Glesková 25 Czechoslovakia TCH 11.7 11.80
7 Wilma van Gool-van den Berg 21 Netherlands NED 11.8 11.81
8 Val Peat 21 Great Britain GBR 11.8 11.81