Preview: Olympic Track & Field Athletics (6 August)

05th August 2012
Women's Pole Vault
Holly Bleasdale goes in the final against the likes of Anna Rogowska (POL) and Elena Isinbaeva (RUS) - who is going for her third Olympic title.

1 Elena Isinbaeva (RUS)
2 Anna Rogowska (POL)
3 Holly Bleasdale (GBR)

Men's 400m Hurdles - Final
Dai Greene scraped into the final by .04 of a second, as one of the pre-race favourites he’s going to have to pull something special out of the bag to beat the likes of Felix Sanchez (Dominican Republic) and Javier Culson (PUR).

1 Javier Culson
2 Angelo Taylor
3 Felix Sanchez
Dai Greene 4th

Women's 3000m Steeplechase - Final
A likely dual between the Kenyan’s and Ethiopian’s. Both British women failed to make the final.

1 Milcah Chemos Cheywa (KEN)
2 Sofia Assefa (ETH)
3 Yuliya Zaripova (RUS)

Men's 400m – Final
Kirani James (Grenada), Chris Brown (Bahamas), Luguelin Santos (DOM) and the Borlee Brothers are all medal prospects. The Brit’s failed to make it though to the final.

1 Kirani James (Grenada)
2 Luguelin Santos (DOM)
3 Kevin Borlee

Men's Discus Throw – Qualification
Three Brit’s are in this event, hopefully there will be one in the final on Tuesday.

Women's 100m Hurdles - Round 1
Tiffany Porter is the British favourite. Jessica Ennis has withdrawn from the event.

Women's Shot Put – Qualification & Final
No British interest.

Men's 800m - Round 1
Gareth Warburton, Andrew Osagie and Michael Rimmer go for Great Britain.

Women's 1500m - Round 1
Hannah England, Lisa Dobriskey and Laura Weightman.

Women's 200m - Round 1
Brit’s Margaret Adeoye, Anyika Onuora & Abiodun Oyepitan go up against the likes of Carmelita Jeter (USA), Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (JAM) and Allyson Felix (USA).

Women's 400m Hurdles - Semi-finals
Perri Shakes-Drayton and Eilidh Child both made the semi-finals, Shakes-Drayton should make the final after winning her heat.

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