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Athletics at the 2012 London Summer Games:

Women's 800 metres Semi-Finals

Athletics at the 2012 Summer Games: Previous Summer Games

Events:
Phases:

Host City: London, Great Britain
Venue(s): Olympic Stadium, Olympic Park, Stratford, London
Date Started: August 9, 2012
Date Finished: August 9, 2012
Format: Top two in each heat and next two fastest advanced to the final.

Gold: RUS Mariya Savinova
Silver: RSA Caster Semenya
Bronze: RUS Yekaterina Poistogova

Semi-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A)
1 Pamela Jelimo 22 Kenya KEN 1:59.42 Q
2 Yekaterina Poistogova 21 Russia RUS 1:59.45 Q
3 Rosibel García 31 Colombia COL 2:00.16
4 Alice Schmidt 30 United States USA 2:01.63
5 Nataliya Lupu 24 Ukraine UKR 2:01.63
6 Rose Mary Almanza 20 Cuba CUB 2:01.70
7 Lynsey Sharp 22 Great Britain GBR 2:01.78
8 Eleni Filandra 28 Greece GRE 2:04.42

Semi-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A)
1 Caster Semenya 21 South Africa RSA 1:57.67 Q
2 Janeth Jepkosgei 28 Kenya KEN 1:58.26 q
3 Alysia Johnson-Montaño 26 United States USA 1:58.42 q
4 Halima Hachlaf 23 Morocco MAR 1:58.84
5 Tintu Luka 23 India IND 1:59.69
6 Elena Mirela Lavric 21 Romania ROU 2:00.46
7 Neisha Bernard-Thomas 31 Grenada GRN 2:00.68
AC Yelena Arzhakova 22 Russia RUS [1:58.13] Q/DQ

Semi-Finals Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A)
1 Mariya Savinova 26 Russia RUS 1:58.57 Q
2 Francine Niyonsaba 19 Burundi BDI 1:58.67 Q
3 Margarita Mukashova 26 Kazakhstan KAZ 1:59.20
4 Malika Akkaoui 24 Morocco MAR 2:00.32
5 Cherono Koech 19 Kenya KEN 2:00.53
6 Genzeb Shumi Regasa 21 Bahrain BRN 2:01.76
7 Jessica Smith 22 Canada CAN 2:01.90
8 Geena Gall 25 United States USA 2:05.76