Athletics at the 2014 Commonwealth Games – Women's 1500 metres

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The Women's 1500 metres at the 2014 Commonwealth Games , as part of the athletics programme, was held at Hampden Park between 28 and 29 July 2014. [1]

2014 Commonwealth Games 20th edition of the Commonwealth Games

The 2014 Commonwealth Games, officially known as the XX Commonwealth Games and commonly known as Glasgow 2014,, was an international multi-sport event celebrated in the tradition of the Commonwealth Games as governed by the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF). It took place in Glasgow, Scotland, from 23 July to 3 August 2014.

Athletics at the 2014 Commonwealth Games

Athletics was one of ten core sports that appeared at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. As a founding sport, athletics has appeared consistently since its introduction at the 1911 Inter-Empire Games; the recognised precursor to the Commonwealth Games.

Hampden Park football stadium

Hampden Park is a football stadium in the Mount Florida area of Glasgow, Scotland. The 51,866-capacity venue serves as the national stadium of football in Scotland. It is the normal home venue of the Scotland national football team and amateur Scottish league club Queen's Park F.C. and regularly hosts the latter stages of the Scottish Cup and Scottish League Cup competitions. It is also used for music concerts and other sporting events, such as when it was reconfigured as an athletics stadium for the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

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Results

Preliminaries

Heat 1

Rank Order Name Result Notes Qual.
1 5 Flag of Kenya.svg  Hellen Onsando Obiri  (KEN) 4:04.43 GRQ
2 4 Flag of New Zealand.svg  Nikki Hamblin  (NZL) 4:05.08 SBQ
3 8 Flag of Scotland.svg  Laura Muir  (SCO) 4:05.19 Q
4 7 Flag of England.svg  Hannah England  (ENG) 4:05.62 SBQ
5 6 Flag of Australia.svg  Melissa Duncan  (AUS) 4:05.76 PBq
6 3 Flag of Australia.svg  Kaila McKnight  (AUS) 4:06.06 SBq
7 1 Flag of Canada.svg  Nicole Sifuentes  (CAN) 4:06.61 SBq
8 2 Flag of Cyprus.svg  Natalia Evangelidou  (CYP) 4:16.05 PB

Heat 2

Rank Order Name Result Notes Qual.
1 2 Flag of Kenya.svg  Faith Kipyegon  (KEN) 4:05.77 Q
2 6 Flag of Canada.svg  Kate van Buskirk  (CAN) 4:07.74 Q
3 4 Flag of England.svg  Laura Weightman  (ENG) 4:08.58 Q
4 9 Flag of Kenya.svg  Selah Busienei  (KEN) 4:08.85 =PBQ
5 5 Flag of England.svg  Jemma Simpson  (ENG) 4:09.27 q
6 3 Flag of Australia.svg  Zoe Buckman  (AUS) 4:11.56
7 8 Flag of New Zealand.svg  Lucy van Dalen  (NZL) 4:14.86
8 1 Flag of Guernsey.svg  Sarah Mercier  (GUE) 4:24.05 NR
9 7 Flag of Uganda.svg  Winnie Nanyondo  (UGA) DNS

Final

Rank Order Name Result Notes
12 Flag of Kenya.svg  Faith Kipyegon  (KEN) 4:08.94
2 Flag of England.svg  Laura Weightman  (ENG) 4:09.24
9 Flag of Canada.svg  Kate van Buskirk  (CAN) 4:09.41
1 Flag of Canada.svg  Nicole Sifuentes  (CAN) 4:10.48
11 Flag of New Zealand.svg  Nikki Hamblin  (NZL) 4:10.77
5 Flag of Kenya.svg  Hellen Onsando Obiri  (KEN) 4:10.84
10 Flag of England.svg  Hannah England  (ENG) 4:11.10
7 Flag of Australia.svg  Kaila McKnight  (AUS) 4:12.77
6 Flag of England.svg  Jemma Simpson  (ENG) 4:12.93
10 4 Flag of Australia.svg  Melissa Duncan  (AUS) 4:14.10
11 8 Flag of Scotland.svg  Laura Muir  (SCO) 4:14.21
12 3 Flag of Kenya.svg  Selah Busienei  (KEN) 4:17.88

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References

  1. "Athletics at the 2014 Commonwealth Games". Glasgow 2014. Retrieved 21 July 2014.