History of World Championships Results: 1500 Meters – Men

2017
(London, August 13)
1 Elijah Manangoi (Kenya) 3:33.61
2 Timothy Cheruiyot (Kenya) 3:33.99
3 Filip Ingebrigtsen (Norway) 3:34.53
4 Adel Mechaal (Spain) 3:34.71
5 Jakub Holuša (Czech Republic) 3:34.89
6 Sadik Mikhou (Bahrain) 3:35.81
7 Marcin Lewandowski (Poland) 3:36.02
8 Nick Willis (New Zealand) 3:36.82
[10 Johnny Gregorek (US) 3:37.56]
[Robby Andrews (US) dnf in semi]
[Matthew Centrowitz (US) 14th in heat]
2015
(Beijing, August 30)
1 Asbel Kiprop (Kenya) 3:34.40
2 Elijah Manangoi (Kenya) 3:34.63
3 Abdelaati Iguider (Morocco) 3:34.67
4 Taoufik Makhloufi (Algeria) 3:34.76
5 Silas Kiplagat (Kenya) 3:34.81
6 Nick Willis (New Zealand) 3:35.46
7 Timothy Cheruiyot (Kenya) 3:36.05
8 Matthew Centrowitz (US) 3:36.13
[10 Leo Manzano (US) 3:37.26]
[11 Robby Andrews (US) 3:38.29]
2013
(Moscow, August 18)
1 Asbel Kiprop (Kenya) 3:36.28
2 Matthew Centrowitz (US) 3:36.78
3 Johan Cronje (South Africa) 3:36.83
4 Nixon Chepseba (Kenya) 3:36.87
5 Tesfaye Homiyu (Germany) 3:37.03
6 Silas Kiplagat (Kenya) 3:37.11
7 Mekonnen Gebremedhin (Ethiopia) 3:37.21
8 Henrik Ingebrigtsen (Norway) 3:37.52
[Lopez Lomong (US) 6th in semi]
[Leo Manzano (US) 8th in semi]
2011
1 Asbel Kiprop (Kenya) 3:35.69
2 Silas Kiplagat (Kenya) 3:35.92
3 Matthew Centrowitz (US) 3:36.08
4 Manuel Olmedo (Spain) 3:36.33
5 Abdalaati Iguider (Morocco) 3:36.56
6 Mohamed Moustaoui (Morocco) 3:36.80
7 Mekonnen Gebremedhin (Ethiopia) 3:36.81
8 Edward Villanueva (Venezuela) 3:37.31
[Leo Manzano (US) 13th in semi]
[Andrew Wheating (US) 8th in heat]
2009
1 Yusuf Saad Kamel (Bahrain) 3:35.93
2 Deresse Mekonnen (Ethiopia) 3:36.01
3 Bernard Lagat (US) 3:36.20
4 Asbel Kiprop (Kenya) 3:36.47
5 Augustine Choge (Kenya) 3:36.53
6 Mohamed Moustaoui (Morocco) 3:36.57
7 Mehdi Baala (France) 3:36.99
8 Lopez Lomong (US) 3:37.62
[12 Leonel Manzano (US) 3:40.05]
[Dorian Ulrey (US) 12th in semi]
2007
1 Bernard Lagat (US) 3:34.77
2 Rashid Ramzi (Bahrain) 3:35.00
3 Shedrack Korir (Kenya) 3:35.04
4 Asbel Kiprop (Kenya) 3:35.24
5 Tarek Boukensa (Algeria) 3:35.26
6 Anter Zerguelaine (Algeria) 3:35.29
7 Arturo Casado (Spain) 3:35.62
8 Alan Webb (US) 3:35.69
[Leo Manzano (US) 13th in heat]
2005
1 Rashid Ramzi (Bahrain) 3:37.88
2 Adil Kaouch (Morocco) 3:38.00
3 Rui Silva (Portugal) 3:38.02
4 Ivan Heshko (Ukraine) 3:38.71
5 Arturo Casado (Spain) 3:39.45
6 Juan Carlos Higuero (Spain) 3:40.34
7 Alex Kipchirchir (Kenya) 3:40.43
8 Tarek Boukensa (Algeria) 3:41.01
[9 Alan Webb (US) 3:41.04]
[Chris Lukezic (US) 8th in semi]
[Rob Myers (US) 10th in semi]
2003
1 Hicham El Guerrouj (Morocco) 3:31.77
2 Mehdi Baala (France) 3:32.71
3 Ivan Heshko (Ukraine) 3:33.17
4 Paul Korir (Kenya) 3:33.47
5 Rui Silva (Portugal) 3:33.68
6 Reyes Estévez (Spain) 3:33.84
7 Gert-Jan Liefers (Holland) 3:33.99
8 Vyacheslav Shabunin (Russia) 3:34.37
[Jason Lunn (US) 9th in semi]
[no second or third U.S. entrant]
2001
1 Hicham El Guerrouj (Morocco) 3:30.68
2 Bernard Lagat (Kenya) 3:31.10
3 Driss Maazouzi (France) 3:31.54
4 William Chirchir (Kenya) 3:31.91
5 Reyes Estévez (Spain) 3:32.34
6 José Antonio Redolat (Spain) 3:34.29
7 Rui Silva (Portugal) 3:35.74
8 Abdelkader Hachlaf (Morocco) 3:36.54
[10. Paul McMullen (US) 3:39.35]
[Gabe Jennings (US) 11th in heat]
[Seneca Lassiter (US) 11th in heat]
1999
1 Hicham El Guerrouj (Morocco) 3:27.65 WCR
2 Noah Ngeny (Kenya) 3:28.73
3 Reyes Estévez (Spain) 3:30.57
4 Fermín Cacho (Spain) 3:31.34
5 Andres Díaz (Spain) 3:31.83
6 Laban Rotich (Kenya) 3:33.32
7 David Lelei (Kenya) 3:33.82
8 Driss Maazouzi (France) 3:34.02
[9 Steve Holman (US) 3:34.32]
[David Krummenacker (US) 7th in semi]
[Seneca Lassiter (US) 12th in heat]
1997
1 Hicham El Guerrouj (Morocco) 3:35.83
2 Fermín Cacho (Spain) 3:36.63
3 Reyes Estévez (Spain) 3:37.26
4 Noureddine Morceli (Algeria) 3:37.37
5 Ali Hakimi (Tunisia) 3:37.51
6 Mohamed Suleiman (Qatar) 3:37.53
7 Graham Hood (Canada) 3:37.55
8 Robert Andersen (Denmark) 3:37.66
[Steve Holman (US) 7th in semi]
[Jason Pyrah (US) 9th in semi]
[no third U.S. entrant]
1995
1 Noureddine Morceli (Algeria) 3:33.73
2 Hicham El Guerrouj (Morocco) 3:35.28
3 Vénuste Niyongabo (Burundi) 3:35.56
4 Rashid El Basir (Morocco) 3:35.96
5 Kevin Sullivan (Canada) 3:36.73
6 Abdelkader Chékhémani (France) 3:36.90
7 Mohamed Suleiman (Qatar) 3:36.96
8 Fermín Cacho (Spain) 3:37.02
[10. Paul McMullen (US) 3:38.23]
[Terrance Herrington (US) 8th in semi]
[Brian Hyde [US] 7th in heat]
1993
1 Noureddine Morceli (Algeria) 3:34.24
2 Fermín Cacho (Spain) 3:35.56
3 Abdi Bile (Somalia) 3:35.96
4 Mohamed Suleiman (Qatar) 3:36.87
5 Jim Spivey (US) 3:37.61
6 Matthew Yates (Great Britain) 3:37.61
7 Rashid El Basir (Morocco) 3:37.68
8 Mohamed Taki (Morocco) 3:37.76
[Terrance Herrington (US) 12th in semi]
[Bill Burke (US) 8th in heat]
1991
1 Noureddine Morceli (Algeria) 3:32.84 WCR
2 Wilfred Kirochi (Kenya) 3:34.84
3 Hauke Fuhlbrügge (Germany) 3:35.28
4 Jens-Peter Herold (Germany) 3:35.37
5 Fermín Cacho (Spain) 3:35.62
6 Mario Silva (Portugal) 3:35.76
7 David Kibet (Kenya) 3:36.03
8 Genny Di Napoli (Italy) 3:36.56
[Terrance Herrington (US) 12th in heat]
[Joe Falcon (US) injured, dnc]
[Jim Spivey (US) injured, dnc]
1987
1 Abdi Bile (Somalia) 3:36.80
2 José Luis González (Spain) 3:38.03
3 Jim Spivey (US) 3:38.82
4 Joseph Chesire (Kenya) 3:39.36
5 Omer Khalifa (Sudan) 3:39.81
6 Jens-Peter Herold (East Germany) 3:40.14
7 Mike Hillardt (Australia) 3:40.23
8 Steve Cram (Great Britain) 3:41.19
[12 Steve Scott (US) 3:45.92]
[Chuck Aragon (US) 10th in semi]
[Bile 3:35.67 WCR {semi}]
1983
1 Steve Cram (Great Britain) 3:41.59
2 Steve Scott (US) 3:41.87
3 Saïd Aouita (Morocco) 3:42.02
4 Steve Ovett (Great Britain) 3:42.34
5 José Abascal (Spain) 3:42.47
6 Pierre Délèze (Switzerland) 3:43.69
7 Andreas Busse (East Germany) 3:43.72
8 Dragan Zdravković (Yugoslavia) 3:43.75
[Sydney Maree (US) 9th in semi]
[Tom Byers (US) 13th in semi]
[Délèze 3:42.28 WCR {heat}; Cram 3:40.17 WCR {heat}; Busse 3:38.65 WCR {heat}; Scott 3:37.87 WCR {heat}, 3:36.43 WCR {semi}; Cram 3:35.77 WCR {semi}]