1988 Seoul Olympics: Men's 100m Final
Athletics - 1988 Seoul Olympics - Men's 100m Final
Canada's Ben Johnson (#6) raises his hand as he easily wins the race from the chasing pack, including the USA's Carl Lewis (#3) and Great Britain's Linford Christie (#4), in the Olympic Stadium, Seoul Sports Complex, Seoul, South Korea.
Johnson won the race in a new World Record of 9.79s, but three days later was disqualified after testing postive for anabolic steroids. Lewis was then awarded the gold and Christie the silver.
1988 Seoul Olympics: Women's 1500m
Athletics - 1988 Seoul Olympics - Women's 1500m Final
From left to right in the Olympic Stadium, Seoul Sports Complex, Seoul, South Korea: the USSR's Laimute Baikauskaite (#512), Canada's Lynn Williams (#83), Great Britain's Christina Boxer-Cahill (White vest, #213), the USSR's Tetiana Samolenko (#548), and East Germany's Andrea Hahmann (#267).
Baikauskaite won the silver and Samolenko the bronze, while Boxer-Cahill was 4th, Williams 5th and Hahmann 6th.
Jose Manuel Abascal leads from Seb Coe and Steve Cram in the final of the 1500m at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics
Athletics - 1984 Los Angeles Olympics - 1500 metres Final
Jose Abascal (#219) of Spain leads from Great Britain's Sebastian Coe (#359) and Steve Cram as the runners enter the back straight on the penultimate lap in the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
Coe would go on to win the gold, with Cram second and Abascal third.