History of World Championships Results: 200 Meters – Men

2017
(London, August 10; wind –0.1)
1 Ramil Guliyev (Turkey) 20.09
2 Wayde van Niekerk (South Africa) 20.11
3 Jereem Richards (Trinidad) 20.11
4 Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake (Great Britain) 20.24
5 Ameer Webb (US) 20.26
6 Isaac Makwala (Botswana) 20.44
7 Abdul Hakim Sani Brown (Japan) 20.63
8 Isiah Young (US) 20.64
[Kyree King (US) 5th in semi 20.59]
2015
(Beijing, August 27; wind –0.1)
1 Usain Bolt (Jamaica) 19.55
2 Justin Gatlin (US) 19.74
3 Anaso Jobodwana (South Africa) 19.87
4 Alonso Edward (Panama) 19.87
5 Zharnel Hughes (Great Britain) 20.02
6 Ramil Guliyev (Turkey) 20.11
7 Femi Ogunode (Qatar) 20.27
8 Nickel Ashmeade (Jamaica) 20.33
[Isiah Young (US) 6th in heat]
[Wallace Spearmon (US) dnc in heat]
2013
(Moscow, August 17; wind 0.0)
1 Usain Bolt (Jamaica) 19.66
2 Warren Weir (Jamaica) 19.79
3 Curtis Mitchell (US) 20.04
4 Nickel Ashmeade (Jamaica) 20.05
5 Adam Gemili (Great Britain) 20.08
6 Anaso Jobodwana (South Africa) 20.14
7 Churandy Martina (Netherlands) 20.35
8 Jaysuma Saidy Ndure (Norway) 20.37
[Isiah Young (US) 3rd in semi]
[Wallace Spearmon (US) 6th in semi]
2011
(Wind +0.8)
1 Usain Bolt (Jamaica) 19.40
2 Walter Dix (US) 19.70
3 Christophe Lemaitre (France) 19.80
4 Jaysuma Saidy Ndure (Norway) 19.95
5 Nickel Ashmeade (Jamaica) 20.29
6 Bruno de Barros (Brazil) 20.31
7 Rondel Sorrillo (Trinidad) 20.34
dnf—Alonso Edward (Panama)
[Doc Patton (US) 5th in semi]
[Jeremy Dodson (US) 5th in heat]
2009
(Berlin; wind –0.3)
1 Usain Bolt (Jamaica) 19.19 WR, WCR
2 Alonso Edward (Panama) 19.81
3 Wallace Spearmon (US) 19.85
4 Shawn Crawford (US) 19.89
5 Steve Mullings (Jamaica) 19.98
6 Charles Clark (US) 20.39
7 Ramil Guliyev (Azerbaijan) 20.61
8 David Alerte (France) 20.68
[Tyson Gay (US) dnc in heat]
2007
(Wind –0.8)
1 Tyson Gay (US) 19.76 WCR
2 Usain Bolt (Jamaica) 19.91
3 Wallace Spearmon (US) 20.05
4 Rodney Martin (US) 20.06
5 Churandy Martina (Netherlands Antilles) 20.28
6 Marvin Anderson (Jamaica) 20.28
7 Chris Williams (Jamaica) 20.57
8 Anastásios Goúsis (Greece) 20.75
2005
(Wind –0.5)
1 Justin Gatlin (US) 20.04
2 Wallace Spearmon (US) 20.20
3 John Capel (US) 20.31
4 Tyson Gay (US) 20.34
5 Stéphan Buckland (Mauritius) 20.41
6 Patrick Johnson (Australia) 20.58
7 Tobias Unger (Germany) 20.81
8 Usain Bolt (Jamaica) 26.27
2003
(Wind +0.1)
1 John Capel (US) 20.30
2 Doc Patton (US) 20.31
3 Shingo Suetsugu (Japan) 20.38
4 Darren Campbell (Great Britain) 20.39
5 Stephan Buckland (Mauritius) 20.41
6 J.J. Johnson (US) 20.47
7 Frank Fredericks (Namibia) 20.47
8 Uchenna Emedolu (Nigeria) 20.62
2001
(Wind +0.1)
1 Kostás Kedéris (Greece) 20.04
2 Chris Williams (Jamaica) 20.20
=3 Shawn Crawford (US) 20.20
=3 Kim Collins (St Kitts) 20.20
5 Christian Malcolm (Great Britain) 20.22
6 Stéphan Buckland (Mauritius) 20.24
7 Kevin Little (US) 20.25
8 Marlon Devonish (Great Britain) 20.38
[Ramon Clay (US) 8th in quarter]
1999
(Wind +1.2)
1 Maurice Greene (US) 19.90
2 Claudinei da Silva (Brazil) 20.00
3 Francis Obikwelu (Nigeria) 20.11
4 Obadele Thompson (Barbados) 20.23
5 Marcin Urbaś (Poland) 20.30
6 Kevin Little (US) 20.37
7 Julian Golding (Great Britain) 20.48
dnc—Frank Fredericks (Namibia)
[Curtis Perry (US) 6th in quarter]
1997
(Wind +2.3)
1 Ato Boldon (Trinidad) 20.04w
2 Frank Fredericks (Namibia) 20.23w
3 Claudinei da Silva (Brazil) 20.26w
4 Ivan García (Cuba) 20.31w
5 Yeóoryios Panayiotópoulos (Greece) 20.32w
6 Obadele Thompson (Barbados) 20.37w
7 Jon Drummond (US) 20.44w
8 Patrick Stevens (Belgium) 20.44w
1995
(Wind +0.5)
1 Michael Johnson (US) 19.79 WCR
2 Frank Fredericks (Namibia) 20.12
3 Jeff Williams (US) 20.18
4 Robson da Silva (Brazil) 20.21
5 Claudinei da Silva (Brazil) 20.40
6 Geir Moen (Norway) 20.51
7 John Regis (Great Britain) 20.67
8 Ivan García (Cuba) 20.77
[Kevin Little (US) 5th in quarter]
1993
(Wind +0.3)
1 Frank Fredericks (Namibia) 19.85 WCR
2 John Regis (Great Britain) 19.94
3 Carl Lewis (US) 19.99
4 Mike Marsh (US) 20.18
5 Dean Capobianco (Australia) 20.18
6 Jean-Charles Trouabal (France) 20.20
7 Emmanuel Tuffour (Ghana) 20.49
8 Damien Marsh (Australia) 20.56
[Jason Hendrix (US) 7th in semi]
1991
(Wind –3.4)
1 Michael Johnson (US) 20.01 WCR
2 Frank Fredericks (Namibia) 20.34
3 Atlee Mahorn (Canada) 20.49
4 Robson da Silva (Brazil) 20.49
5 Olapade Adeniken (Nigeria) 20.51
6 Jean-Charles Trouabal (France) 20.58
7 Nikolay Antonov (Bulgaria) 20.59
8 Aleksandr Goremykin (Soviet Union) 20.78
[Floyd Heard (US) 5th in semi]
[Leroy Burrell (US) 6th in quarter]
[Johnson 20.05 WCR {quarter}]
1987
(Wind –0.4)
1 Calvin Smith (US) 20.16
2 Gilles Quénéhervé (France) 20.16
3 John Regis (Great Britain) 20.18
4 Robson da Silva (Brazil) 20.22
5 Vladimir Krylov (Soviet Union) 20.23
6 Floyd Heard (US) 20.25
7 Pierfrancesco Pavoni (Italy) 20.45
8 Atlee Mahorn (Canada) 20.78
[Wallace Spearmon (US) 5th in semi]
1983
(Wind +1.2)
1 Calvin Smith (US) 20.14 WCR
2 Elliott Quow (US) 20.41
3 Pietro Mennea (Italy) 20.51
4 Allan Wells (Great Britain) 20.52
5 Frank Emmelmann (East Germany) 20.55
6 Innocent Egbunike (Nigeria) 20.63
7 Carlo Simionato (Italy) 20.69
8 João da Silva (Brazil) 20.80
[Larry Myricks (US) 5th in heat]
[Emmelmann 20.95 WCR {heat}; Mennea 20.80 WCR {heat}; Simionato 20.76 WCR {heat}; Smith 20.60w {quarter}; Simionato 20.75 WCR{quarter}; Mennea 20.68 WCR {quarter}; da Silva 20.56w {semi}; Smith 20.29 WCR {semi}]