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Day 1: World Athletics Championships start lists, results, streams

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Viewers in the United States can tune into CNBC, NBC, and USA Network for live broadcast of Day 1 of the World Athletics Championships 2023. Additionally, Peacock offers online streaming coverage. Below, find the start lists, live results, and the Day 1 schedule.

Day 1 will feature four finals, three of which are during the evening session. Track and field enthusiasts can anticipate an exhilarating start to the championships on Saturday, 19 August.

Related: How to watch the TV schedule for the World Athletics Championships in the USA?

The competition kicks off at 10:30 a.m. local time in Budapest (4:30 a.m. ET) with the men’s Shot Put qualification round, followed by the women’s Heptathlon competition with USA’s Anna Hall in action. The men’s 20 Kilometres Race Walk final, which was initially down for 2:50 a.m. ET, will now take place at 4:50 a.m. ET.

Also scheduled for Day 1 are the Mixed 4x400m relay heats and final, as well as the women’s 10,000m final.

Anna Hall of the USA, bronze medalist from last year’s championships in Oregon, begins her pursuit of the women’s Heptathlon gold medal on Day 1. The first event, the 100m hurdles, starts at 4:35 a.m. ET.

Day 1 World Athletics Championships 2023 Complete Schedule

Note: Times mentioned are in Eastern Standard local time, which is -6 hours from the local time in Budapest, Hungary

World Athletics Championships 2023 Day 1 – PM Session

TimeGenderEventRoundStart lists / Results
4:50MShot PutQualificationStartlist / Results
5:30W100 Metres HurdlesHeptathlonStartlist /Results
5:35M20 Kilometres Race WalkFinalStartlist / Results
6:05X4×400 Metres RelayHeatsStartlist / Results
6:35M3000 Metres SteeplechaseHeatsStartlist / Results
6:47WHigh JumpHeptathlonStartlist / Results
7:00MHammer ThrowQualification – Group AStartlist / Results
7:25WLong JumpQualificationStartlist / Results
7:35M100 MetresPreliminary roundStartlist / Results
8:15W1500 MetresHeatsStartlist / Results
8:45MHammer ThrowQualification – Group BStartlist / Results

World Athletics Championships 2023 Day 1 – PM Session

TimeGenderEventRoundStart lists / Results
12:00XOpening Ceremony
13:02M1500 MetresHeatsStartlist / Results
13:05WShot PutHeptathlonStartlist / Results
13:09MDiscus ThrowQualification – Group AStartlist / Results
13:37MTriple JumpQualificationStartlist / Results
13:43M100 MetresHeatsStartlist / Results
14:31W200 MetresHeptathlonStartlist / Results
14:37MShot PutFinalStartlist / Results
14:43MDiscus ThrowQualification – Group BStartlist / Results
14:55W10000 MetresFinalStartlist / Results
15:49Mixed4×400 Metres RelayFinalStartlist / Results
Symone Goss

Symone Goss

Simone Goss has been with World-Track since 2003 and has done outstanding work at the back end to help out with traveling and other meeting related activities. Goss has also done work for SportingEagles, Blaze News and other media outlets. She obtains a bachelor degree in Communication.View Author posts