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Athletics at the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Games:

Women's 800 metres Round One

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Los Angeles, United States
Venue(s): Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, California
Date Started: August 3, 1984
Date Finished: August 3, 1984
Format: Top three in each heat and next four fastest advanced to the semi-finals.

Gold: ROU Doina Beşliu-Melinte
Silver: USA Kim Gallagher
Bronze: ROU Fiţa Lovin

Round One Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A) L
1 Margrit Klinger 24 West Germany FRG 2:03.66 6 QU
2 Ruth Wysocki 27 United States USA 2:04.05 4 QU
3 Jill McCabe 21 Sweden SWE 2:04.16 5 QU
4 Ranza Clark 22 Canada CAN 2:04.67 3 QC
5 Céléstine N'Drin 21 Cote d'Ivoire CIV 2:06.06 2
6 Christine Bakombo 21 Congo (Kinshasa) COD 2:18.79 7

Round One Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A) L
1 Fiţa Lovin 33 Romania ROU 2:01.51 4 QU
2 Robin Campbell 25 United States USA 2:01.72 6 QU
3 Lorraine Baker 20 Great Britain GBR 2:01.73 2 QU
4 Angelita Lind 25 Puerto Rico PUR 2:01.84 3 QC
5 Selina Chirchir 15 Kenya KEN 2:07.17 7
6 Grace Bakari 30 Ghana GHA 2:14.50 5

Round One Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A) L
1 Doina Beşliu-Melinte 27 Romania ROU 2:02.77 2 QU
2 Caroline O'Shea 23 Ireland IRL 2:03.60 4 QU
3 Chris Slythe-Wynn 22 Canada CAN 2:04.17 7 QU
4 Shiny Abraham-Wilson 19 India IND 2:04.69 3 QC
5 Alejandra Ramos 25 Chile CHI 2:05.77 6
6 Evelyn Adiru 22 Uganda UGA 2:07.39 8
7 Zonia Meigham 30 Guatemala GUA 2:14.17 5

Round One Heat Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A) L
1 Kim Gallagher 20 United States USA 2:00.37 6 QU
2 Gabriella Dorio 27 Italy ITA 2:01.41 2 QU
3 Elly van Hulst 25 Netherlands NED 2:03.38 3 QU
4 Grace Verbeek 25 Canada CAN 2:04.16 4 QC
5 Albertina Machado 22 Portugal POR 2:05.74 7
6 Laverne Bryan 19 Antigua and Barbuda ANT 2:11.44 5