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Athletics at the 1988 Seoul Summer Games:

Women's 400 metres Semi-Finals

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Seoul, South Korea
Venue(s): Olympic Stadium, Seoul Sports Complex, Seoul
Date Started: September 25, 1988
Date Finished: September 25, 1988
Format: Top four in each heat advanced to the final.

Gold: URS Olha Bryzhina
Silver: GDR Petra Müller
Bronze: URS Olga Nazarova

Semi-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A) L
1 Olga Nazarova 23 Soviet Union URS 49.11 5 QU
2 Petra Müller 23 East Germany GDR 49.50 4 QU
3 Diane Dixon 23 United States USA 49.84 8 QU
4 Denean Howard-Hill 23 United States USA 49.87 3 QU
5 Jill Richardson-Briscoe 23 Canada CAN 49.91 7
6 Ute Thimm 30 West Germany FRG 50.28 6
7 Marita Payne Wiggins 27 Canada CAN 50.29 1
8 Dagmar Neubauer 26 East Germany GDR 50.92 2

Semi-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A) L
1 Olha Bryzhina 25 Soviet Union URS 49.33 8 QU
2 Valerie Brisco-Hooks 28 United States USA 49.90 4 QU
3 Maree Holland 25 Australia AUS 50.24 6 QU
4 Helga Arendt 24 West Germany FRG 50.36 1 QU
5 Kirsten Emmelmann 27 East Germany GDR 50.39 3
6 Cathy Rattray-Williams 25 Jamaica JAM 50.82 7
7 Charmaine Crooks 26 Canada CAN 51.63 5
8 Norfalia Carabalí 24 Colombia COL 52.65 2