• Rudisha Wins 800m in Melbourne
» Sunday, 22 March 2015
Article source: Athletics
Olympic 800m champion David Rudisha beat the field in the 800m at the Melbourn world challnge meet to take his second victory on Asutralian soil in one week.
Rudisha the 800m world record holder won the 800m with a time of 1:44:96 and improved his world leading mark by 0.05 seconds.
Australia's Jeff Riselley took second with a new season's best mark of 1:45.29.
Men's 800m Results
1 Rudisha, David Ken 1:44.94 2 Riseley, Jeffrey Aus 1:45.29Q 3 Rowe, Alex Aus 1:47.11 4 Ralph, Joshua Aus 1:47.52 5 Stenson, Dylan Aus 1:47.84 6 West, Jared Aus 1:48.00 7 Mathews, Luke Aus 1:48.18 8 Bol, Peter Aus 1:49.62 9 Harik, Timas Aus 1:49.97 -- Tangui, Sammy Ken DNF