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Athletics at the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Games:

Men's 1,500 metres Semi-Finals

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Los Angeles, United States
Venue(s): Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, California
Date Started: August 10, 1984
Date Finished: August 10, 1984
Format: Top four in each heat and next four fastest advanced to the final.

Gold: GBR Seb Coe
Silver: GBR Steve Cram
Bronze: ESP José Manuel Abascal

Semi-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A)
1 José Manuel Abascal 26 Spain ESP 3:35.70 QU
2 Steve Scott 28 United States USA 3:35.71 QU
3 Seb Coe 27 Great Britain GBR 3:35.81 QU
4T Joseph Chesire 26 Kenya KEN 3:35.83 QU
4T Peter Wirz 24 Switzerland SUI 3:35.83 QU
6 Tony Rogers 27 New Zealand NZL 3:36.48 QC
7 Riccardo Materazzi 21 Italy ITA 3:36.51 QC
8 Mike Hillardt 23 Australia AUS 3:38.12
9 Pascal Thiébaut 25 France FRA 3:40.96
10 James Igohe Tanzania TAN 3:41.57
AC Agberto Guimarães 26 Brazil BRA DNF
AC Abdi Bile 19 Somalia SOM DQ

Semi-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A)
1 Steve Cram 23 Great Britain GBR 3:36.30 QU
2 Jim Spivey 24 United States USA 3:36.53 QU
3 Andrés Vera 23 Spain ESP 3:36.55 QU
4 Steve Ovett 28 Great Britain GBR 3:36.55 QU
5 Omer Khalifa 27 Sudan SUD 3:36.76 QC
6 Uwe Becker 28 West Germany FRG 3:37.28
7 Stefano Mei 21 Italy ITA 3:37.96
8 Peter O'Donoghue 22 New Zealand NZL 3:38.71
9 Marcus O'Sullivan 22 Ireland IRL 3:39.40
10 Pat Scammell 23 Australia AUS 3:40.83
11 Tapfumaneyi Jonga 24 Zimbabwe ZIM 3:41.80