This post is a part of a series for "Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics" coverage, found here.
At the Japan National Stadium, Tokyo Japan, the men's 800 meters event took place between July 31 and August 4, 2021. Emmanuel Korir, of Kenya, won the event, alongside his teammate, Ferguson Rotich, placing silver. Poland won their first medal in the event by Patryk Dobek. The results around the track, are visualized/animated below: