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Athletics at the 1996 Atlanta Summer Games:

Women's 400 metres Quarter-Finals

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Atlanta, United States
Venue(s): Centennial Olympic Stadium, Atlanta, Georgia
Date Started: July 27, 1996
Date Finished: July 27, 1996
Format: Top four in each heat advanced to the semi-finals.

Gold: FRA Marie-José Pérec
Silver: AUS Cathy Freeman
Bronze: NGR Falilat Ogunkoya

Quarter-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A) RT L
1 Cathy Freeman 23 Australia AUS 50.43 0,281 3 QU
2 Grit Breuer 24 Germany GER 50.57 0,268 4 QU
3 Kim Graham 25 United States USA 50.96 6 QU
4 Bisi Afolabi 20 Nigeria NGR 51.07 0,319 5 QU
5 Hana Benešová 21 Czech Republic CZE 51.30 0,254 7
6 Olga Kotlyarova 20 Russia RUS 51.36 0,234 2
7 Donna Fraser 23 Great Britain GBR 51.58 0,222 8
8 Dora Kyriakou 29 Cyprus CYP 52.26 0,226 1

Quarter-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A) RT L
1 Marie-José Pérec 28 France FRA 51.00 0,170 3 QU
2 Pauline Davis-Thompson 30 Bahamas BAH 51.08 0,306 5 QU
3 Juliet Campbell 26 Jamaica JAM 51.17 0,261 4 QU
4 Svetlana Goncharenko 25 Russia RUS 51.35 6 QU
5 Maria Magnólia Figueiredo 32 Brazil BRA 51.98 0,213 2
6 LaDonna Antoine 21 Canada CAN 52.03 0,296 8
7 Grace Ann Dinkins 29 Liberia LBR 52.53 7
8 Yana Manuylova 24 Ukraine UKR 52.82 0,214 1

Quarter-Finals Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A) RT L
1 Falilat Ogunkoya 27 Nigeria NGR 50.65 0,198 5 QU
2 Jearl Miles-Clark 29 United States USA 50.84 0,219 6 QU
3 Sandie Richards 27 Jamaica JAM 51.22 0,283 4 QU
4 Renée Poetschka 25 Australia AUS 51.33 0,176 2 QU
5 Virna De Angeli 20 Italy ITA 51.77 3
6 Anna Kozak 22 Belarus BLR 52.14 0,342 8
7 Diane Francis 27 Saint Kitts and Nevis SKN 52.24 0,338 7
8 Naděžda Koštovalová 24 Czech Republic CZE 53.21 1

Quarter-Finals Heat Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A) RT L
1 Maicel Malone 27 United States USA 51.16 6 QU
2 Fatima Yusuf-Olukoju 25 Nigeria NGR 51.27 0,209 1 QU
3 Sandy Myers 35 Spain ESP 51.53 0,198 3 QU
4 Merlene Frazer 22 Jamaica JAM 51.57 0,382 7 QU
5 Helena Fuchsová 31 Czech Republic CZE 51.70 0,314 5
6 Phylis Smith 30 Great Britain GBR 52.16 0,187 4
7 Patrizia Spuri 23 Italy ITA 52.78 8
8 Lee Naylor 25 Australia AUS 53.75 0,250 2