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Athletics at the 1996 Atlanta Summer Games:

Men's 1,500 metres Semi-Finals

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Host City: Atlanta, United States
Venue(s): Centennial Olympic Stadium, Atlanta, Georgia
Date Started: July 31, 1996
Date Finished: July 31, 1996
Format: Top five in each heat and next two fastest advanced to the final.

Gold: ALG Noureddine Morceli
Silver: ESP Fermín Cacho
Bronze: KEN Stephen Kipkorir

Semi-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A)
1 Noureddine Morceli 26 Algeria ALG 3:32.88 QU
2 Fermín Cacho 27 Spain ESP 3:33.12 QU
3 Abdi Bile 31 Somalia SOM 3:33.30 QU
4 William Tanui 32 Kenya KEN 3:33.57 QU
5 Laban Rotich 27 Kenya KEN 3:33.73 QU
6 Driss Maazouzi 26 Morocco MAR 3:34.35 QC
7 John Mayock 25 Great Britain GBR 3:34.55 QC
8 Kader Chékhémani 25 France FRA 3:34.84
9 Branko Zorko 29 Croatia CRO 3:35.14
10 Balázs Tölgyesi 23 Hungary HUN 3:35.57
11 Luís Feiteira 23 Portugal POR 3:40.31
12 Niall Bruton 24 Ireland IRL 3:42.88

Semi-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A)
1 Hicham El Guerrouj 21 Morocco MAR 3:35.29 QU
2 Stephen Kipkorir 25 Kenya KEN 3:35.29 QU
3 Ali Hakimi 20 Tunisia TUN 3:35.91 QU
4 Mohamed Sulaiman 26 Qatar QAT 3:36.01 QU
5 Marko Koers 23 Netherlands NED 3:36.06 QU
6 Isaac Viciosa 26 Spain ESP 3:36.11
7 Tony Whiteman 24 Great Britain GBR 3:36.11
8 Christophe Impens 26 Belgium BEL 3:37.64
9 Paul McMullen 24 United States USA 3:37.81
10 Reyes Estévez 19 Spain ESP 3:39.44
11 Shane Healy 27 Ireland IRL 3:39.81
12 Kevin McKay 27 Great Britain GBR 3:43.61