Azerbaijan at the 2000 Summer Olympics

Azerbaijan competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. They won their first gold medal during these games. 31 competitors, 25 men and 6 women, took part in 14 events in 8 sports.[1]

Azerbaijan at the
2000 Summer Olympics
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg
IOC codeAZE
NOCNational Olympic Committee of the Azerbaijani Republic
Websitewww.noc-aze.org (in Azerbaijani and English)
in Sydney
Competitors31 in 8 sports
Flag bearer Namik Abdullayev
Medals
Ranked 34th
Gold
2
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
3
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Russian Empire (1900–1912)
 Soviet Union (1952–1988)
 Unified Team (1992)

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Gold Zemfira Meftahatdinova Shooting Women's Skeet 21 September
  Gold Namig Abdullayev Wrestling Men's freestyle 54 kg 30 September
  Bronze Vugar Alekperov Boxing Middleweight 30 September

Results by eventEdit

AthleticsEdit

Men's 100 metres

Men's 800 metres

Men's Triple Jump

Women's 20 km Walk

BoxingEdit

Men's Lightweight (– 60 kg)

Men's Welterweight (– 67 kg)

Men's Middleweight (– 75 kg)

Men's Light Heavyweight (– 81 kg)

Men's Heavyweight (– 91 kg)

DivingEdit

Men's 10 Metre Platform

  • Emil Jabrayilov
    • Preliminary Round — 334.74 (→ did not advance, 26th place)

SwimmingEdit

Men's 50m Freestyle

  • Emin Guliyev
    • Preliminary Heat — 25.36 (→ did not advance)

Women's 50m Freestyle

WeightliftingEdit

Men

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
1 2 3 1 2 3
Turan Mirzoyev – 69 kg 140.0 145.0 147.5 175.0 180.0 182.5 327.5 9
Nizami Pashayev – 85 kg 155.0 166.0 166.0 197.5 203.5 203.5 357.5 12

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Azerbaijan at the 2000 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 23 May 2012.