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1991 World Championships in Athletics - Men's 200 metres

Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
3000 m women
5000 m men
10,000 m men women
100 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men women
3000 m
steeplechase
men
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men women
Road events
Marathon men women
10 km walk women
20 km walk men
50 km walk men
Field events
Long jump men women
Triple jump men
High jump men women
Pole vault men
Shot put men women
Discus throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Hammer throw men
Combined events
Heptathlon women
Decathlon men
 

These are the official results of the Men's 200 metres event at the 1991 IAAF World Championships in Tokyo, Japan. There were a total of 61 participating athletes, with eight qualifying heats and the final held on Tuesday August 27, 1991.

Medalists

Gold United States Michael Johnson
United States (USA)
Silver Namibia Frankie Fredericks
Namibia (NAM)
Bronze Canada Atlee Mahorn
Canada (CAN)

Schedule

Heats
26.08.1991 – 11:35h
Quarterfinals
26.08.1991 – 16:50h
Semifinals
27.08.1991 – 16:25h
Final
27.08.1991 – 19:10h

Records

Existing records at the start of the event.

World Record  Pietro Mennea (ITA) 19.72 Mexico City, Mexico September 12, 1972
Championship Record  Calvin Smith (USA) 20.14 Helsinki, Finland August 14, 1983

Final

RANK FINAL TIME
 Michael Johnson (USA) 20.01
 Frankie Fredericks (NAM) 20.34
 Atlee Mahorn (CAN) 20.49
4.  Robson Caetano da Silva (BRA) 20.49
5.  Olapade Adeniken (NGR) 20.51
6.  Jean-Charles Trouabal (FRA) 20.58
7.  Nikolay Antonov (BUL) 20.59
8.  Aleksandr Sokolov (URS) 20.78

Semifinals

  • Held on 1991-08-27
RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1.  Atlee Mahorn (CAN) 20.40
2.  Nikolay Antonov (BUL) 20.43
3.  Jean-Charles Trouabal (FRA) 20.48
4.  Aleksandr Sokolov (URS) 20.48
5.  Floyd Heard (USA) 20.61
6.  Linford Christie (GBR) 20.62
7.  Daniel Effiong (NGR) 20.85
8.  Joseph Gikonyo (KEN) 21.01


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1.  Michael Johnson (USA) 20.06
2.  Frankie Fredericks (NAM) 20.27
3.  Olapade Adeniken (NGR) 20.47
4.  Robson Caetano da Silva (BRA) 20.47
5.  John Regis (GBR) 20.52
6.  Michael Rosswess (GBR) 20.82
7.  Emmanuel Tuffour (GHA) 20.91
8.  Bruno Marie-Rose (FRA) 21.04

Quarterfinals

  • Held on Monday 1991-08-26
RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1.  Atlee Mahorn (CAN) 20.17
2.  Robson Caetano da Silva (BRA) 20.18
3.  Floyd Heard (USA) 20.56
4.  Daniel Effiong (NGR) 20.59
5.  Hermann Lomba (FRA) 20.69
6.  Jarosław Kaniecki (POL) 20.82
7.  Thomas Renner (AUT) 21.11
8.  Enrique Talavera (ESP) 21.12


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1.  Frankie Fredericks (NAM) 20.41
2.  Emmanuel Tuffour (GHA) 20.58
3.  Michael Rosswess (GBR) 20.61
4.  Bruno Marie-Rose (FRA) 20.85
5.  Dmitriy Bartenyev (URS) 20.90
6.  Kennedy Ondiek (KEN) 21.07
7.  Félix Stevens (CUB) 21.09
 Innocent Asonze (NGR) DSQ


RANK HEAT 3 TIME
1.  Michael Johnson (USA) 20.05
2.  Nikolay Antonov (BUL) 20.20
3.  Olapade Adeniken (NGR) 20.30
4.  John Regis (GBR) 20.38
5.  Dean Capobianco (AUS) 20.77
6.  Daniel Cojocaru (ROM) 20.80
7.  Stefano Tilli (ITA) 20.92
8.  Cyprian Enweani (CAN) 21.09


RANK HEAT 4 TIME
1.  Aleksandr Sokolov (URS) 20.36
2.  Jean-Charles Trouabal (FRA) 20.40
3.  Linford Christie (GBR) 20.54
4.  Joseph Gikonyo (KEN) 20.63
5.  Yoshiyuki Okuyama (JPN) 21.00
6.  Leroy Burrell (USA) 21.21
7.  Pascal Thurnherr (SUI) 21.23
8.  Cameron Taylor (NZL) 21.40

Qualifying heats

  • Held on Monday 1991-08-26
RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1.  Frank Fredericks (NAM) 20.70
2.  Innocent Asonze (NGR) 20.88
3.  Jarosław Kaniecki (POL) 21.00
4.  Anninos Markoullides (CYP) 21.07
5.  Attila Kovács (HUN) 21.55
6.  Christian Mandengue (CMR) 22.31
7.  Ahmed Shageef (MDV) 22.80


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1.  Michael Johnson (USA) 20.52
2.  Yoshiyuki Okuyama (JPN) 20.80
3.  Stefano Tilli (ITA) 20.89
4.  Enrique Talavera (ESP) 20.98
5.  Peter Ogilvie (CAN) 21.09
6.  Trevor Davis (AIA) 21.87
 Mohamed Abderrehin (LBA) DNS


RANK HEAT 3 TIME
1.  Robson Caetano da Silva (BRA) 20.51
2.  Michael Rosswess (GBR) 20.58
3.  Daniel Effiong (NGR) 20.68
4.  Kennedy Ondiek (KEN) 20.73
5.  Dmitriy Bartenyev (URS) 20.78
6.  Edmund Estaphane (LCA) 21.48
7.  Eric Haynes (SKN) 21.58
8.  Fortune Ogouchi (BEN) 22.36


RANK HEAT 4 TIME
1.  Nikolay Antonov (BUL) 20.28
2.  Leroy Burrell (USA) 20.38
3.  Joseph Gikonyo (KEN) 20.43
4.  Cyprian Enweani (CAN) 20.95
5.  Pascal Thurnherr (SUI) 20.97
6.  Dudley Den Dulk (AHO) 21.65
7.  Rodney Cox (TCA) 21.91
 Karim Abdul (AFG) DNS


RANK HEAT 5 TIME
1.  Olapade Adeniken (NGR) 20.63
2.  Hermann Lomba (FRA) 20.78
3.  Linford Christie (GBR) 21.19
4.  Khalid Juma (BHR) 21.31
5.  Joseph Styles (BAH) 21.43
6.  Joseph Dias (SEN) 21.60
7.  Mark Sherwin (COK) 22.68
 Golam Ambia (BAN) DQ


RANK HEAT 6 TIME
1.  Jean-Charles Trouabal (FRA) 20.75
2.  Atlee Mahorn (CAN) 20.83
3.  Dean Capobianco (AUS) 20.93
4.  Daniel Cojocaru (ROM) 20.94
5.  Menelik Lawson (TOG) 21.09
6.  Sandro Floris (ITA) 21.10
7.  Ousmane Diarra (MLI) 21.85
8.  Jerome Jeremiah (VAN) 21.91


RANK HEAT 7 TIME
1.  Emmanuel Tuffour (GHA) 20.50
2.  John Regis (GBR) 20.62
3.  Aleksandr Sokolov (URS) 20.67
4.  Thomas Renner (AUT) 20.85
5.  Botlhoko Shebe (LES) 21.84
 Franck Zio (BUR) DNS
 Troy Douglas (BER) DQ


RANK HEAT 8 TIME
1.  Floyd Heard (USA) 20.67
2.  Marie-Rose Bruno (FRA) 20.90
3.  Cameron Taylor (NZL) 21.06
3.  Félix Stevens (CUB) 21.06
5.  Miguel Angel Gomez (ESP) 21.08
6.  Neville Hodge (ISV) 21.36
7.  Eswort Coombs (VIN) 22.29
8.  Manuel Alves Fonseca (STP) 23.44

See also

References

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