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Athletics at the 1988 Seoul Summer Games:

Women's 1,500 metres Round One

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Host City: Seoul, South Korea
Venue(s): Olympic Stadium, Seoul Sports Complex, Seoul
Date Started: September 29, 1988
Date Finished: September 29, 1988
Format: Top four in each heat and next four fastest advanced to the final.

Gold: ROU Paula Ivan
Silver: URS Laimutė Baikauskaitė
Bronze: URS Tetiana Samolenko-Dorovskykh

Round One Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A)
1 Doina Beşliu-Melinte 31 Romania ROU 4:06.87 QU
2 Debbie Scott-Bowker 29 Canada CAN 4:07.06 QU
3 Tetiana Samolenko-Dorovskykh 27 Soviet Union URS 4:07.11 QU
4 Kim Gallagher 24 United States USA 4:07.22 QU
5 Elly van Hulst 29 Netherlands NED 4:07.40
6 Kirsty Wade 26 Great Britain GBR 4:08.37
7 Lyubov Gurina 31 Soviet Union URS 4:08.59
8 Angela Chalmers 25 Canada CAN 4:08.64
9 Vera Michallek 29 West Germany FRG 4:10.05
10 Cornelia Bürki 34 Switzerland SUI 4:10.89
11 Khin Khin Htwe 25 Myanmar MYA 4:20.92
12 No Hye-Sun 19 South Korea KOR 4:26.05
13 Daphrose Nyiramutuzo 16 Rwanda RWA 4:32.31
14 Poloni Avek 22 Papua New Guinea PNG 4:46.49

Round One Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A)
1 Paula Ivan 25 Romania ROU 4:03.33 QU
2 Mary Decker-Slaney 30 United States USA 4:03.61 QU
3 Andrea Hahmann 22 East Germany GDR 4:03.65 QU
4 Lynn Williams 28 Canada CAN 4:04.20 QU
5 Shireen Bailey 28 Great Britain GBR 4:04.65 QC
6 Christina Boxer-Cahill 31 Great Britain GBR 4:05.33 QC
7 Laimutė Baikauskaitė 32 Soviet Union URS 4:05.74 QC
8 Fatima Aouam 28 Morocco MAR 4:06.87 QC
9 Hassiba Boulmerka 20 Algeria ALG 4:08.33
10 Susan Sirma 22 Kenya KEN 4:10.13
11 Regina Jacobs 25 United States USA 4:18.09
12 Letitia Vriesde 23 Suriname SUR 4:19.58
13 Laverne Bryan 23 Antigua and Barbuda ANT 4:39.73
14 Rachel Thompson 24 Sierra Leone SLE 5:31.42