Men's 800m

Athletics Beijing Olympics

World Record: Wilson Kipketer, Denmark, 1:41.11

Venue: National Stadium

Gold and bronze to Kenya in men’s 800 meters

Kenya has won the gold and bronze medals in the men’s 800 meters.
Wilfred Bungei won the gold medal with a time of 1:44.65. Ismail Ahmed Ismail from Sudan won the silver medal and Alfred Kirwa Yego won the bronze.

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Mens events
200 meters
1. Usain Bolt, Jamaica, 19.76.
2. Wallace Spearmon, United States, 20.27.
3. Paul Hession, Ireland, 20.37.
400 meters
1. Martyn Rooney, Britain, 44.83.
2. Tyler Christopher, Canada, 45.29.
3. David Gillick, Ireland, 45.35.
800 meters
1. Abraham Chepkirwok, Uganda, 1:45.64.
2. Michael Rimmer, Britain, 1:45.76.
3. Marcin Lewandowski, Poland, 1:46.49.
3000 meters
1. Boniface Kiprop, Uganda, 7:36.95.
2. Mike Kigen, Kenya, 7:37.66.
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