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Athletics at the 1908 London Summer Games:

Men's 800 metres Final

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Host City: London, Great Britain
Venue(s): White City Stadium, London
Date Started: July 21, 1908
Date Finished: July 21, 1908

Gold: USA Mel Sheppard
Silver: ITA Emilio Lunghi
Bronze: GER Hanns Braun
View a Phase of this EventFinal StandingsFinalRound One


Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T MB
1 Mel Sheppard 24 United States USA 1:52.8 1:54.0/880y WR
2 Emilio Lunghi 21 Italy ITA 1:54.2est
3 Hanns Braun 21 Germany GER 1:55.2est
4 Ödön Bodor 26 Hungary HUN 1:55.4est
5 Theodore Just 22 Great Britain GBR 1:56.4est
6 John Halstead 21 United States USA
AC Ivo Fairbairn-Crawford 23 Great Britain GBR DNF
AC Clarke Beard 23 United States USA DNF