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Athletics at the 1988 Seoul Summer Games:

Men's 800 metres Final

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Seoul, South Korea
Venue(s): Olympic Stadium, Seoul Sports Complex, Seoul
Date Started: September 26, 1988
Date Finished: September 26, 1988

Gold: KEN Paul Ereng
Silver: BRA Joaquim Cruz
Bronze: MAR Saïd Aouita

Final

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A) L
1 Paul Ereng 21 Kenya KEN 1:43.45 4
2 Joaquim Cruz 25 Brazil BRA 1:43.90 6
3 Saïd Aouita 28 Morocco MAR 1:44.06 5
4 Peter Elliott 25 Great Britain GBR 1:44.12 1
5 Johnny Gray 28 United States USA 1:44.80 7
6 José Luíz Barbosa 27 Brazil BRA 1:46.39 2
7 Donato Sabia 25 Italy ITA 1:48.03 8
8 Nixon Kiprotich 25 Kenya KEN 1:49.55 3