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Helsinki (Finland), 10th August 1983 :


Results


 
Men's Shot put - 7th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Edward Sarul  POL 21.39
2 Ulf Timmermann  DDR 21.16
3 Remigius Machura  CZE 20.98
4 Dave Laut  USA 20.60
5 Janis Bojars  URS 20.32
6 Udo Beyer  DDR 20.09
7 Alessandro Andrei  ITA 20.07
8 Aulis Akonniemi  FIN 19.85

 
Men's 20 km walk - 7th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Ernesto Canto  MEX 1h20:49
2 Jozef Pribilinec  CZE 1h20:59
3 Yevgeniy Yevsyukov  URS 1h21:08
4 José Marin  SPA 1h21:21
5 Gérard Lelièvre  FRA 1h21:37
6 Pavol Blazek  SVK 1h21:54
7 Maurizio Damilano  ITA 1h21:57
8 Guillaume Leblanc  CAN 1h22:04

 
Men's 100 m - 8th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Carl Lewis  USA 10.07
2 Calvin Smith  USA 10.21
3 Emmit King  USA 10.24
4 Allan Wells  GBR 10.27
5 Juan Nuñez  DOM 10.29
6 Christian Haas  FDR 10.32
7 Paul Narracott  AUS 10.33
8 Desai Williams  CAN 10.36

 
Men's Triple jump - 8th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Zdzislaw Hoffmann  POL 17.42
2 William Banks  USA 17.18
3 Ajayi Agbebaku  NGR 17.18
4 Mike Conley  USA 17.13
5 Vlastimil Marinec  CZE 17.13
6 Ján Cado  CZE 17.06
7 Béla Bakosi  HUN 16.83
8 Al Joyner  USA 16.76

 
Men's 800 m - 9th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Willi Wülbeck  FDR 1:43.65
2 Rob Druppers  NED 1:44.20
3 Joaquim Cruz  BRA 1:44.27
4 Peter Elliott  GBR 1:44.87
5 James Robinson  USA 1:45.12
6 Agberto Guimarães  BRA 1:45.46
7 Hans-Peter Ferner  FDR 1:45.74
8 David Patrick  USA 1:46.56

 
Men's 10000 m - 9th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Alberto Cova  ITA 28:01.04
2 Werner Schildhauer  DDR 28:01.18
3 Hansjörg Kunze  DDR 28:01.26
4 Martti Vainio  FIN 28:01.37
5 Gidamis Shahanga  TAN 28:01.93
6 Carlos Lopes  POR 28:06.78
7 Nick Rose  GBR 28:07.53
8 Christoph Herle  FDR 28:09.05

 
Men's 400 m Hurdles - 9th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Edwin Moses  USA 47.50
2 Harald Schmid  FDR 48.61
3 Aleksandr Kharlov  URS 49.03
4 Sven Nylander  SWE 49.06
5 Andre Phillips  USA 49.24
6 David Lee  USA 49.32
7 Amadou Dia Ba  SEN 49.61
8 Ryszard Szparak  POL 49.78

 
Men's Hammer throw - 9th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Sergey Litvinov  RUS 82.68
2 Yuriy Sedykh  URS 80.94
3 Zdzislaw Kwasny  POL 79.42
4 Igor Nikulin  RUS 79.34
5 Günther Rodehau  DDR 77.08
6 Klaus Ploghaus  FDR 76.96
7 Karl-hans Riehm  FDR 76.92
8 Emanuil Dyulgerov  BUL 76.64

 
Men's 400 m - 10th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Bertland Cameron  JAM 45.05
2 Michael Franks  USA 45.22
3 Sunder Nix  USA 45.24
4 Erwin Skamrahl  FDR 45.37
5 Hartmut Weber  FDR 45.49
6 Thomas Schönlebe  DDR 45.50
7 Michael Paul  TRI 45.80
8 Gerson Souza  BRA 45.91

 
Men's Long jump - 10th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Carl Lewis  USA 8.55
2 Jason Grimes  USA 8.29
3 Mike Conley  USA 8.12
4 László Szalma  HUN 8.12
5 Nenad Stekic  YUG 8.09
6 Gary Honey  AUS 8.06
7 Antonio Corgos  SPA 8.06
8 Yusuf Alli  NGR 7.89

 
Men's 4x100 m relay - 10th August
Pos Team Nat Result
1 United States (Emmit King, Willie Gault, Calvin Smith, Carl Lewis)  USA 37.86
2 Italy (Stefano Tilli, Carlo Simionato, Pierfrancesco Pavoni, Pietro Mennea)  ITA 38.37
3 Soviet Union (Andrey Prokofyev, Nikolay Sidorov, Vladimir Muravyov, Viktor Bryzgin)  URS 38.41
4 East Germany (Andreas Knebel, Thomas Schröder, Jens Hubler, Frank Emmelmann)  DDR 38.51
5 West Germany (Werner Bastians, Christian Haas, Jürgen Evers, Andreas Rizzi)  FDR 38.56
6 Poland (Krzysztof Zwolinski, Zenon Licznerski, Czeslaw Pradzynski, Marian Woronin)  POL 38.72
7 Jamaica (George Walcott, Raymond Stewart, Leroy Reid, Colin Bradford)  JAM 38.75
8 France (Thierry François, Marc Gasparoni, Antoine Richard, Jean-jacques Boussemart)  FRA 38.98

 
Men's 110 m Hurdles - 12th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Greg Foster  USA 13.42
2 Arto Bryggare  FIN 13.46
3 Willie Gault  USA 13.48
4 Mark Anthony McKoy  CAN 13.56
5 Thomas Munkelt  DDR 13.66
6 György Bakos  HUN 13.68
7 Ventsislav Radev  BUL 13.73
8 Sam Turner  USA 13.82

 
Men's 3000 m Steeplechase - 12th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Patriz Ilg  FDR 8:15.06
2 Boguslaw Maminski  POL 8:17.03
3 Colin Reitz  GBR 8:17.75
4 Joseph Mahmoud  FRA 8:18.32
5 Roger Hackney  GBR 8:19.38
6 Graeme Fell  CAN 8:20.01
7 Julius Korir  KEN 8:20.11
8 Henry Marsh  USA 8:20.45

 
Men's Javelin throw - 12th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Detlef Michel  DDR 89.48
2 Tom Petranoff  USA 85.60
3 Dainis Kula  URS 85.58
4 Heino Puuste  URS 84.56
5 Per Erling Olsen  NOR 83.54
6 Kenth Eldebrink  SWE 83.28
7 Zdenek Adamec  CZE 81.30
8 Klaus Tafelmeier  FDR 80.42

 
Men's 50 km walk - 12th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Ronald Weigel  DDR 3h43:08
2 José Marin  SPA 3h43:42
3 Sergey Yung  URS 3h49:03
4 Reima Salonen  FIN 3h52:53
5 Raúl González  MEX 3h53:51
6 François Lapointe  CAN 3h53:57
7 Sandro Bellucci  ITA 3h55:38
8 Viktor Dorovskikh  URS 3h56:02

 
Men's High jump - 13th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Gennadiy Avdeyenko  URS 2.32
2 Tyke Peacock  USA 2.32
3 Zhu Jianhua  CHN 2.29
4 Dietmar Mögenburg  FDR 2.29
4 Igor Paklin  URS 2.29
6 Dwight Stones  USA 2.29
7 Carlo Thränhardt  FDR 2.26
8 Valeriy Sereda  URS 2.26

 
Men's Decathlon - 13th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Daley Thompson  GBR 8666
2 Jürgen Hingsen  FDR 8561
3 Siegfried Wentz  FDR 8478
4 Uwe Freimuth  DDR 8433
5 Stefan Niklaus  SWI 8212
6 Aleksandr Nevskiy  URS 8201
7 Torsten Voss  DDR 8167
8 Steffen Grummt  DDR 8149

 
Men's 200 m - 14th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Calvin Smith  USA 20.14
2 Elliott Quow  USA 20.41
3 Pietro Mennea  ITA 20.51
4 Allan Wells  GBR 20.52
5 Frank Emmelmann  DDR 20.55
6 Innocent Egbunike  NGR 20.63
7 Carlo Simionato  ITA 20.69
8 João Batista Da Silva  BRA 20.80

 
Men's 1500 m - 14th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Steve Cram  GBR 3:41.59
2 Steve Scott  USA 3:41.87
3 Said Aouita  MAR 3:42.02
4 Steve Ovett  GBR 3:42.34
5 José Manuel Abascal  SPA 3:42.47
6 Pierre Délèze  SWI 3:43.69
7 Andreas Busse  DDR 3:43.72
8 Dragan Zdravkovic  YUG 3:43.75

 
Men's 5000 m - 14th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Eamonn Coghlan  IRL 13:28.53
2 Werner Schildhauer  DDR 13:30.20
3 Martti Vainio  FIN 13:30.34
4 Dmitriy Dmitriyev  URS 13:30.38
5 Doug Padilla  USA 13:32.08
6 Thomas Wessinghage  FDR 13:32.46
7 Wodajo Bulti  ETH 13:34.03
8 Dietmar Millonig  AUT 13:36.08

 
Men's Pole vault - 14th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Sergey Bubka  UKR 5.70
2 Konstantin Volkov  URS 5.60
3 Atanas Tarev  BUL 5.60
4 Tadeusz Slusarski  POL 5.55
5 Tom Hintnaus  BRA 5.50
6 Patrick Abada  FRA 5.50
7 Miro Zalar  SWE 5.50
8 Wladyslaw Kozakiewicz  POL 5.40
8 Thierry Vigneron  FRA 5.40

 
Men's Discus throw - 14th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Imrich Bugár  CZE 67.72
2 Luis Delis  CUB 67.36
3 Gejza Valent  CZE 66.08
4 Ari Huumonen  FIN 65.44
5 Jürgen Schult  DDR 64.92
6 Georgiy Kolnootchenko  URS 64.74
7 Juan Martínez  CUB 64.26
8 Arthur Art Burns  USA 63.22

 
Men's 4x400 m relay - 14th August
Pos Team Nat Result
1 Soviet Union (Sergey Lovachov, Aleksandr Troshchilo, Nikolay Chernetskiy, Viktor Markin)  URS 3:00.79
2 West Germany (Erwin Skamrahl, Jörg Vaihinger, Harald Schmid, Hartmut Weber)  FDR 3:01.83
3 Great Britain (Ainsley Bennett, Garry Cook, Todd Bennett, Philip Brown)  GBR 3:03.53
4 Czechoslovakia (Miroslav Zahorak, Petr Brecka, Dusan Malovec, Ján Tomko)  CZE 3:03.90
5 Italy (Stefano Malinverni, Donato Sabia, Mauro Zuliani, Roberto Ribaud)  ITA 3:05.10
6 United States (Alonzo Babers, Sunder Nix, Willie Smith, Edwin Moses)  USA 3:05.29
7 Sweden (Tommy Johansson, Eric Josjö, Per-Erik Olsson, Ulf Sedlacek)  SWE 3:08.57

 
Men's Marathon - 14th August
Pos Name Nat Result
1 Robert De Castella  AUS 2h10:03
2 Kebede Balcha  ETH 2h10:27
3 Waldemar Cierpinski  DDR 2h10:37
4 Kjell-Erik Ståhl  SWE 2h10:38
5 Agapius Masong  TAN 2h10:42
6 Armand Parmentier  BEL 2h10:57
7 Gianni Poli  ITA 2h11:05
8 Hugh Jones  GBR 2h11:15
9 Karel Lismont  BEL 2h11:24
10 Stig Roar Husby  NOR 2h11:29