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Encyclopedia > Volleyball at the 2000 Summer Olympics

At the 2000 Summer Olympics, four volleyball events were contested. The Games of the XXVII Olympiad or the Millennium Olympics were the Summer Olympic Games held in 2000 in Sydney, Australia. ... Volleyball is one of the most popular sports in the world. ...

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Indoor, Men

Pos Country
1 Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
2 Russia
3 Flag of Italy Italy

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Indoor, Women

Pos Country
1 Cuba
2 Russia
3 Brazil

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Beach, Men

Pos Athletes
1 Dain Blanton & Eric Fonoimoana (USA)
2 Jose Marco Melo & Ricardo Santos (BRA)
3 Axel Hager & Jörg Ahmann (GER)

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Beach, Women

Pos Athletes
1 Natalie Cook & Kerri Ann Pottharst (AUS)
2 Adriana Behar & Shelda Bede (BRA)
3 Adriana Samuel Ramos & Sandra Pires Tavares (BRA)


Image File history File links Australia_flag_large. ... Natalie Louise Cook, OAM (born January 19, 1975) is an Australian professional beach volleyball player and Olympic gold medallist. ... Image File history File links General info: Large flag of Brazil Dimensions: 431x302 pixels Source: Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook License: originally public domain, modifications under GFDL Most of the flags have had their colours improved and many have been resized to... Adriana Behar, born in Rio de Janeiro in 1969, is one of the most outstanding volleyball players of her generation. ... Shelda Bede (born January 1, 1973) is a beach volleyball player from Brazil. ... Image File history File links General info: Large flag of Brazil Dimensions: 431x302 pixels Source: Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook License: originally public domain, modifications under GFDL Most of the flags have had their colours improved and many have been resized to...

Events at the 2000 Summer Olympics (Sydney)

Archery | Athletics (track and field) | Badminton | Baseball | Basketball | Boxing | Canoeing | Cycling | Diving | Equestrian | Fencing | Football (soccer) | Gymnastics | Handball | Hockey | Judo | Modern Pentathlon | Rowing | Sailing | Shooting | Softball | Swimming | Synchronized Swimming | Table Tennis | Taekwondo | Tennis | Triathlon | Volleyball | Water Polo | Weightlifting | Wrestling The Games of the XXVII Olympiad or the Millennium Olympics were the Summer Olympic Games held in 2000 in Sydney, Australia. ... Sydney is the state capital and most populous city of the Australian state of New South Wales, as well as Australias largest and oldest city (founded in 1788). ... Archery at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney consisted of four events. ... Athletics Medal Winners at the Sydney 2000 Olympics: Categories: | | ... Final results for the Badminton competition at the 2000 Summer Olympics: Mens Singles Mens Doubles Womens Singles Womens Doubles Mixed Doubles Categories: Badminton at the Olympics | 2000 Summer Olympics events ... Baseball had its third appearance as an official medal sport at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney. ... Final results for the Basketball competition at the 2000 Summer Olympics: Results Categories: 2000 Summer Olympics events | Basketball at the Olympics ... Final results for the Boxing competition at the 2000 Summer Olympics: Light Flyweight (48 kg) Flyweight (51 kg) Bantamweight (54 kg) Featherweight (57 kg) Lightweight (60 kg) Light Welterweight (63. ... At the 2000 Summer Olympics, 2 different Canoe/Kayak disciplines were contested: Flatwater and Slalom. ... At the 2000 Summer Olympics, 3 different Bicycle racing disciplines were contested: Road cycling, Track cycling, and Mountain biking. ... At the 2000 Summer Olympics, 8 Diving events were held: MENS EVENTS 10m Platform 3m Springboard Synchronized Diving, 10m Platform Synchronized Diving, 3m Springboard WOMENS EVENTS 10m Platform 3m Springboard Synchronized Diving, 10m Platform Synchronized Diving, 3m Springboard Categories: Diving at the Olympics | 2000 Summer Olympics events ... Final results for the Equestrian events at the 2000 Summer Olympics: // Medals Individual Three-Day Event Team Three-Day Event Individual Dressage Team Dressage Individual Jumping Team Jumping Categories: 2000 Summer Olympics events ... At the 2000 Summer Olympics, ten fencing events were contested. ... The football tournament at the 2000 Summer Olympics was the 20th official Olympic Games football tournament. ... At the 2000 Summer Olympics, 3 different gymnastics disciplines were contested: Artistic gymnastics, Rhythmic gymnastics, and Trampolining. ... Final results for the Team Handball competition at the 2000 Summer Olympics: Men´s Tournament Womens Tournament Categories: 2000 Summer Olympics events ... Final results for the Field Hockey competition at the 2000 Summer Olympics: // Mens Tournament Group A Group B Mens Classification Matches 9th-12th place Mens Classification Matches 5th-8th place Mens Semifinals Mens Classification Match 11th-12th place Mens Classification Match 9th-10th place... Final results for the Judo events at the 2000 Summer Olympics: MENS EVENTS Extra-Lightweight (-60 kg) Half-Lightweight (60-66 kg) Lightweight (66-73 kg) Half-Middleweight (73-81 kg) Middleweight (81-90 kg) Half-Heavyweight (90-100 kg) Heavyweight (+100 kg) WOMENS EVENTS Extra-Lightweight (-48... Final results for the Modern Pentathlon at the 2000 Summer Olympics The team event was abolished from this convention and the womens individual match was newly introduced. ... Final results for the Rowing events at the 2000 Summer Olympics: The event is probably most noted for Steve Redgraves winning his fifth Olympic gold medal in as many games in the British mens coxless four. ... Final results for the Sailing events at the 2000 Summer Olympics: // MENS EVENTS Sailboard (Mistral) Single-Handed Dinghy (Finn) Double-Handed Dinghy (470) WOMENS EVENTS Sailboard (Mistral) Single-Handed Dinghy (Europe) Double-Handed Dinghy (470) OPEN EVENTS Single-Handed Dinghy (Laser) High Performance Dinghy (49er) Two-Person Keelboat... Final results for the Shooting events at the 2000 Summer Olympics: // MENS EVENTS 10 m Air Pistol 10 m Air Rifle 10 m Running Target 25 m Rapid Fire Pistol 50 m Pistol 50 m Rifle (3 Positions) 50 m Rifle (Prone) Trap Petr Malek (left), of the Czech... Final results for the Softball competition at the 2000 Summer Olympics: Categories: 2000 Summer Olympics events ... At the 2000 Summer Olympics, 32 swimming events were contested. ... Final results for the Synchronized Swimming competition at the 2000 Summer Olympics: Duet Team Categories: 2000 Summer Olympics events ... Final results for the Table Tennis competition at the 2000 Summer Olympics: Mens Singles Mens Doubles Womens Singles Womens Doubles Categories: 2000 Summer Olympics events ... Final results for the Taekwondo events at the 2000 Summer Olympics: MENS EVENTS -58 kg 58-68 kg 68-80 kg +80 kg WOMENS EVENTS -49 kg 49-57 kg 57-67 kg +67 kg Categories: 2000 Summer Olympics events ... Final results for the Tennis competition at the 2000 Summer Olympics: Andre Agassi (U.S.) was defending his title in the mens singles as was Lindsay Davenport (U.S.) in the womens singles event. ... The Triathlon at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia was the debut of the triathlon at the Olympic Games. ... Final results for the Water Polo competition at the 2000 Summer Olympics: Mens Tournament Womens Tournament Categories: 2000 Summer Olympics events ... Final results for the Weightlifting events at the 2000 Summer Olympics. ... At the 2000 Summer Olympics, 2 different Wrestling disciplines were contested: Freestyle Wrestling and Greco-Roman Wrestling. ...


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