Grenada's Kirani James

Grenada's James wins 400m gold

World champion Kirani James wins a first Olympic gold for Grenada with a stunning 400m victory in London 2012.

6 Aug 12

Oscar Pistorius Pistorius fails to reach 400m final

South Africa

5 Aug 12

South Africa's Oscar Pistorius, who has artificial legs below his knees, fails to qualify for the final of the 400m at the London 2012 Olympics.

LaShawn Merritt Injured Merritt pulls up in men's 400m

Team USA

4 Aug 12

Defending Olympic champion LaShawn Merritt fails to cross the line in his men's 400m qualifier.

Oscar Pistorius Pistorius makes Olympics history

South Africa

4 Aug 12

South Africa's Oscar Pistorius has made history by becoming the first amputee sprinter to compete at the Olympics.

Final Results

Final results by Athlete
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment Result
1 James GRN Watch: Medal moment 43.94 NR
2 Santos DOM 44.46
3 Gordon TRI Watch: Medal moment 44.52 PB
View full results for Men's 400m

Head to Head

Nigel Levine vs Martyn Rooney

Nigel Levine

Nigel Levine Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

45.64 Men's 400m

Height

1.78m (5'10")

Weight

68kg

Age

25

Martyn Rooney

Martyn Rooney Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

4

London 2012 results

45.31 Men's 400m

Height

1.98m (6'6")

Weight

81kg

Age

28

View the London 2012 medallist table