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Athletics at the 1976 Montréal Summer Games:

Men's 800 metres Semi-Finals

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Host City: Montréal, Canada
Venue(s): Olympic Stadium, Olympic Park, Montréal, Québec
Date Started: July 24, 1976
Date Finished: July 24, 1976
Format: Top four in each heat advanced to the final.

Gold: CUB Alberto Juantorena
Silver: BEL Ivo Van Damme
Bronze: USA Rick Wohlhuter

Semi-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A) L
1 Alberto Juantorena 25 Cuba CUB 1:45.88 3 QU
2 Ivo Van Damme 22 Belgium BEL 1:46.00 7 QU
3 Steve Ovett 20 Great Britain GBR 1:46.14 2 QU
4 Sri Ram Singh 26 India IND 1:46.42 4 QU
5 James Robinson 21 United States USA 1:46.43 1
6 Marian Gęsicki 23 Poland POL 1:47.06 6
7 Thomas Wessinghage 24 West Germany FRG 1:48.18 8
AC Horace Tuitt 22 Trinidad and Tobago TTO 5 DNF

Semi-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A) L
1 Rick Wohlhuter 27 United States USA 1:46.72 1 QU
2 Carlo Grippo 21 Italy ITA 1:46.95 3 QU
3 Luciano Sušanj 27 Yugoslavia YUG 1:47.03 5 QU
4 Willi Wülbeck 21 West Germany FRG 1:47.18 4 QU
5 Seymour Newman 23 Jamaica JAM 1:47.22 6
6 Leandro Civil 28 Cuba CUB 1:47.31 8
7 Viktor Anokhin 25 Soviet Union URS 1:47.71 2
8 Frank Clement 24 Great Britain GBR 1:48.28 7