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Composite Women’s World Rankings Tabulations, All Events

Composite Women’s World Rankings Tabulations, All Events

This section is dominated by legends such as Irena Szewińska, Merlene Ottey, Allyson Felix, Heike Drechsler & Marita Koch:


MOST POINTS, ALL EVENTS

1. Irena Szewińska (100, 200, 400, 400H, LJ, heptathlon) 342; 2. Merlene Ottey (100, 200) 287; 3. Heike Drechsler (100, 200, LJ, heptathlon) 237; 4. Allyson Felix (100, 200, 400) 215; 5. Marita Koch (100, 200, 400) 210; 6. Jackie Joyner-Kersee (100H, LJ, heptathlon) 192; 7. Tamara Press (SP, DT) 182; 8. Tirunesh Dibaba (5000, 10,000, marathon) 178; 9. Veronica Campbell-Brown (100, 200) 173; 10. Sifan Hassan (800, 1500, 5000, 10,000, marathon) 167


MOST NO. 1s, ALL EVENTS

16–Irena Szewińska (100-2, 200-7, 400-4, LJ-3); 12–Marita Koch (200-5, 400-7); 11–Tirunesh Dibaba (5000-5, 10,000-6) & Heike Drechsler (200-1, LJ-10); 10–Valerie Adams (SP-10), Irina Press (100H-3, heptathlon-7) & Tamara Press (SP-7, DT-3)


MOST RANK APPEARANCES, ALL EVENTS

43–Irena Szewińska; 37–Merlene Ottey; 33–Heike Drechsler; 27–Allyson Felix; 26—Jackie Joyner-Kersee & Marita Koch


MOST POINTS, ONE EVENT

1. Heike Drechsler (LJ) 168; 2. Merlene Ottey (200) 147; 3. Maria Mutola (800) 145; 4. Ottey (100) 140; 5. Lijiao Gong (SP) & Irena Szewińska (200) 131; 7. Valerie Adams (SP) 130; 8. Helena Fibingerová (SP) & Anita Włodarczyk (HT) 123; 10. Allyson Felix (200) 122


TOP 5 POINTS, RUNNERS

1. Merlene Ottey (200) 147; 2. Maria Mutola (800) 145; 3. Ottey (100) 140; 4. Irena Szewińska (200) 131; 5. Allyson Felix (200) 122


TOP 5 POINTS, JUMPERS

1. Heike Drechsler (LJ) 168; 2. Stefka Kostadinova (HJ) 114; 3. Iolanda Balaș (HJ) 107; 4. Yelena Isinbaeva (PV) & Brittney Reese (LJ) 106


TOP 5 POINTS, THROWERS

1. Lijiao Gong (SP) 131; 2. Valerie Adams (SP) 130; 3. Helena Fibingerová (SP) & Anita Włodarczyk (HT) 123; 5. Barbora Špotáková (JT) 116


MOST No. 1s, ONE EVENT

10–Valerie Adams (SP) & Heike Drechsler (LJ); 9–Iolanda Balaș (HJ), Maria Mutola (800) & Barbora Špotáková (JT)


MOST CONSECUTIVE No. 1s

10—Adams; 9–Iolanda Balaș (HJ); 8–Ruth Fuchs (JT); 7–Faina Melnik (DT) & Sandra Perković (DT)


MOST RANKS, ONE EVENT

21–Heike Drechsler (LJ); 19–Merlene Ottey (100); 18–Maria Mutola (800) & Ottey (200); 17—Nicoleta Grasu (DT) & Ellina Zvereva (DT)


MOST CONSECUTIVE RANKINGS

18–Maria Mutola (800), Merlene Ottey (100) & Ottey (200); 16–Helena Fibingerová (SP) & Lijiao Gong; 14–Valerie Adams (SP), Allyson Felix (200), Nadine Kleinert (SP) & Anita Włodarczyk (HT)