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Beach volleyball at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Women's tournament

MedalsEdit

ResultsEdit

Elimination roundsEdit

Preliminary roundEdit

Winners advance to Round of 16 The 12 losers play elimination matches until 3 remain teams remain.
Competition Held on September 16, 2000

Match
Number
Athletes NOC Score Seed
1 Natalie Cook and Kerri Pottharst   Australia 15 1
Teresa Galindo and Hilda Gaxiola   Mexico 11 24
2 Cristina Pereira and Maria José Schuller   Portugal 15 13
Rong Chi and Xiong Zi   China 5 12
3 Yukiko Takahashi and Mika Teru Saiki   Japan 15 6
Yuki Ishizaka and Rii Seike   Japan 5 19
4 Daniela Gattelli and Lucilla Perrotta   Italy 9 18
Tania Gooley and Pauline Manser   Australia 15 7
5 Laura Bruschini and Annamaria Solazzi   Italy 15 9
Vasso Karadassiou and Efi Sfyri   Greece 2 16
6 Martina Hudcová and Tereza Tobiasová   Czech Republic 5 21
Misty May-Treanor and Holly McPeak   United States 15 4
7 Annett Davis and Jenny Johnson Jordan   United States 15 3
Annette Huygens-Tholen and Sarah Straton   Australia 13 22
8 Anabelle Prawerman and Cécile Rigaux   France 16 15
Maike Friedrichsen and Danja Müsch   Germany 14 10
9 Ulrike Schmidt and Gudi Staub   Germany 17 8
Jia Tian and Jingkun Zhang   China 15 17
10 Dalixia Fernández and Tamara Larrea   Cuba 4 20
Sandra Pires and Adriana Samuel   Brazil 15 5
11 Rebekka Kadijk and Debora Schoon-Kadijk   Netherlands 15 11
Eva Celbová and Sona Novaková   Czech Republic 17 14
12 Lina Yanchulova and Petia Yanchulova   Bulgaria 3 23
Shelda Bede and Adriana Behar   Brazil 15 2

Preliminary EliminationEdit

Competition Held on September 18, 2000

First Round

Losers eliminated, and placed 19th

Match
Number
Athletes NOC Score Seed
13 Teresa Galindo and Hilda Gaxiola   Mexico 14 24
Rong Chi and Xiong Zi   China 16 12
14 Yuki Ishizaka and Rii Seike   Japan 5 19
Daniela Gattelli and Lucilla Perrotta   Italy 15 18
15 Vasso Karadassiou and Efi Sfyri   Greece 15 16
Martina Hudcová and Tereza Tobiasová   Czech Republic 6 21
16 Annette Huygens-Tholen and Sarah Straton   Australia 9 22
Maike Friedrichsen and Danja Müsch   Germany 15 10
17 Jia Tian and Jingkun Zhang   China 12 17
Dalixia Fernández and Tamara Larrea   Cuba 15 20
18 Rebekka Kadijk and Debora Schoon-Kadijk   Netherlands 15 11
Lina Yanchulova and Petia Yanchulova   Bulgaria 17 23

Second Round

Winners advance to Round of 16 plus team with highest point ratio; losers eliminated and place 17th

Match
Number
Athletes NOC Score Seed
19 Rong Chi and Xiong Zi   China 9 12
Daniela Gattelli and Lucilla Perrotta   Italy 15 18
20 Vasso Karadassiou and Efi Sfyri   Greece 7 16
Maike Friedrichsen and Danja Müsch   Germany 15 10
21 Dalixia Fernández and Tamara Larrea   Cuba 15 20
Lina Yanchulova and Petia Yanchulova   Bulgaria 3 23

Rong Chi and Xiong Zi   China Qualified due to highest point ratio.

Round of 16Edit

Competition Held on September 21, 2000

  • Losers eliminated, place ninth
Match
Number
Athletes NOC Score Seed
22 Natalie Cook and Kerri Pottharst   Australia 15 1
Rong Chi and Xiong Zi   China 2 12
23 Laura Bruschini and Annamaria Solazzi   Italy 15 9
Ulrike Schmidt and Gudi Staub   Germany 12 8
24 Sandra Pires and Adriana Samuel   Brazil 15 5
Cristina Pereira and Maria José Schuller   Portugal 6 13
25 Daniela Gattelli and Lucilla Perrotta   Italy 13 18
Misty May-Treanor and Holly McPeak   United States 15 4
26 Annett Davis and Jenny Johnson Jordan   United States 15 3
Dalixia Fernández and Tamara Larrea   Cuba 9 20
27 Eva Celbová and Sona Novaková   Czech Republic 2 14
Yukiko Takahashi and Mika Teru Saiki   Japan 15 6
28 Tania Gooley and Pauline Manser   Australia 15 7
Anabelle Prawerman and Cécile Rigaux   France 3 15
29 Maike Friedrichsen and Danja Müsch   Germany 9 10
Shelda Bede and Adriana Behar   Brazil 15 2

Quarter-finalsEdit

Competition Held on September 23, 2000

  • Losers eliminated, place fifth
Match
Number
Athletes NOC Score Seed
30 Natalie Cook and Kerri Pottharst   Australia 15 1
Laura Bruschini and Annamaria Solazzi   Italy 11 9
31 Sandra Pires and Adriana Samuel   Brazil 16 5
Misty May-Treanor and Holly McPeak   United States 14 4
32 Annett Davis and Jenny Johnson Jordan   United States 9 3
Yukiko Takahashi and Mika Teru Saiki   Japan 15 6
33 Tania Gooley and Pauline Manser   Australia 7 7
Shelda Bede and Adriana Behar   Brazil 15 2

Semi-finalsEdit

Competition Held on September 24, 2000

Match
Number
Athletes NOC Score Seed
34 Natalie Cook and Kerri Pottharst   Australia 15 1
Sandra Pires and Adriana Samuel   Brazil 6 5
35 Yukiko Takahashi and Mika Teru Saiki   Japan 10 6
Shelda Bede and Adriana Behar   Brazil 15 2

Bronze medal matchEdit

Competition Held on September 25, 2000

Match
Number
Athletes NOC Score
(Sets)
Seed
36 Sandra Pires and Adriana Samuel   Brazil 2 5
Yukiko Takahashi and Mika Teru Saiki   Japan 0 6

Gold Medal matchEdit

Competition Held on September 25, 2000

Match
Number
Athletes NOC Score
(Sets)
Seed
37 Natalie Cook and Kerri Pottharst   Australia 2 1
Shelda Bede and Adriana Behar   Brazil 0 2

Final rankingEdit

See alsoEdit

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