Elsewhere Philip Milanov was knocked out of the discus competition and Jan Van den Broeck’s time of 1 minute 52.09 seconds wasn’t good enough to see him progress in the men’s 800 metres.
Almensh Belete came 15th in the final of the women’s 10,000 metres with a time of 33 minutes 3.87 seconds.
Hanne Claes' time of 1 minute 0.20 seconds wasn't good enough to see her progress to the semi-final of the women's 400 metres hurdles.
However, Axelle Dauwens did make it through to the semi-finals with a time of 56.15 seconds. With a time of 14.33 seconds, Adrien Deghelt was unable to make to the final of the men's 110 hurdles.