Belarus at the 2000 Summer Olympics

Belarus competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. 139 competitors, 72 men and 67 women, took part in 109 events in 20 sports.[1]

Belarus at the
2000 Summer Olympics
Flag of Belarus (1995–2012).svg
IOC codeBLR
NOCBelarus Olympic Committee
Websitewww.noc.by (in Russian and English)
in Sydney
Competitors139 (72 men and 67 women) in 20 sports
Flag bearer Sergey Lishtvan
Medals
Ranked 23rd
Gold
3
Silver
3
Bronze
11
Total
17
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Russian Empire (1900–1912)
 Poland (1924–1936)
 Soviet Union (1952–1988)
 Unified Team (1992)

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Yanina Karolchik Athletics Women's shot put
  Gold Ellina Zvereva Athletics Women's discus
  Gold Ekaterina Karsten Rowing Women's single sculls
  Silver Yulia Raskina Gymnastics Women's individual all-around
  Silver Tatyana Ananko
Tatyana Belan
Anna Glazkova
Irina Ilyenkova
Maria Lazuk
Olga Puzhevich
Gymnastics Women's group all around
  Silver Igor Basinsky Shooting Men's 50 metre pistol
  Bronze Irina Yatchenko Athletics Women's discus throw
  Bronze Igor Astapkovich Athletics Men's discus throw
  Bronze Natalya Sazanovich Athletics Women's heptathlon
  Bronze Anatoly Laryukov Judo Men's half-middleweight
  Bronze Pavel Dovgal Modern pentathlon Men's competition
  Bronze Igor Basinsky Shooting Men's 10 metre air pistol
  Bronze Lalita Yauhleuskaya Shooting Women's 25 metre pistol
  Bronze Sergei Martynov Shooting Men's 50 metre rifle prone
  Bronze Gennady Oleshchuk Weightlifting Men's 62 kg
  Bronze Sergey Lavrenov Weightlifting Men's 69 kg
  Bronze Dmitry Debelka Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 130 kg

ArcheryEdit

In its second Olympic archery competition, Belarus was represented by two women. They were not as successful as they had been four years earlier, but two of the archers still won in their first matches.

Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Score Seed Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Anna Karaseva Women's individual 629 29   Gallardo (ESP)
W 163-162
  Yun (KOR)
L 152-162
Did not advance
Olga Moroz 620 41   Nowicka (POL)
L 139-152
Did not advance

AthleticsEdit

Men
Road events
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Viktor Ginko 50 km walk N/A DQ
Mikhail Khmelnitskiy 20 km walk N/A 1:28:02 34
Andrey Makarov N/A 1:23:33 17
Artur Meleshkevich N/A 1:24:50 21
Pavel Pelepyagin 800 m 01:46.67 1 Q N/A 01:50.37 7 Did not advance
Leonid Vershinin 400 m hurdles 51.84 53 Did not advance
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Igor Astapkovich Hammer Throw 79.81 1 Q 79.17  
Leonid Cherevko Discus throw 58.32 33 Did not advance
Vladimir Dubrovshchik 64.03 7 Q 65.13 7
Vasiliy Kaptyukh 65.90 4 Q 67.59 4
Aleksei Lelin High jump 2.15 34 Did not advance
Andrei Mikhnevich Shot put 19.97 7 q 19.48 9
Vladimir Sasimovich Javelin Throw 78.04 24 Did not advance
Ivan Tikhon Hammer Throw 76.90 10 q 79.17 4
Women
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Natasha Dukhnova 800m 02:03.20 22 Did not advance
Nataliya Misyulya 20 km walk N/A 1:33:08 9
Larisa Ramazanova N/A 1:37:39 32
Valentina Tsybulskaya N/A 1:36:44 28
Elena Bunnik
Anna Kazak
Irina Khlyustova
Natalya Sologub
4 x 400 m relay 03:26.31 9 Did not advance
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Lyudmila Gubkina Hammer Throw 63.29 10 q 67.08 6
Yanina Karolchyk Shot put 19.36 1 Q 20.56  
Natallia Safronava Triple Jump 13.91 15 Did not advance
Tatyana Shevchik High Jump 1.85 30 Did not advance
Svetlana Sudak Hammer Throw 63.83 8 q 64.21 10
Olga Tsander NM Did not advance
Irina Yatchenko Discus Throw 62.72 5 q 65.20  
Ellina Zvereva 64.81 1 Q 68.40  
Combined events - Heptathlon
Athlete Event 100H HJ SP 200 m LJ JT 800 m Points Rank
Natalya Sazanovich Result 13.45 1.84 14.79 24.12 6.50 43.97 02:16.41 6527  
Points 1058 1029 847 969 1007 744 873

BoxingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Sergey Bykovsky Light welterweight   Romeo Brin (PHI)
W 8-3
  Nurhan Suleymanoglu (TUR)
W 8-8
  Mahamadkadyz Abdullaev (UZB)
L 6-9
Did not advance 5

CanoeingEdit

SprintEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heat Repechage Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Aleksandr Maseikov C-1 500 m 01:54.468 7 Q BYE 01:55.035 8 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Repechage Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Elena Bet
Svetlana Vakula
K-2 500 m 1:55.757 7 Q BYE 1:49.758 7 Did not advance
Alesya Bakunova
Elena Bet
Natalya Bondarenko
Svetlana Vakula
K-4 500 m 01:34.734 2 Q N/A BYE 01:37.748 6

DivingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Preliminary Semifinal Final
Points Rank Points Rank Total Rank Points Rank Total Rank
Vyacheslav Khamulkin 3 m springboard 357.03 23 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Preliminary Semifinal Final
Points Rank Points Rank Total Rank Points Rank Total Rank
Svetlana Alekseyeva 3 m springboard 260.91 17 Q 216.48 12 477.39 15 Did not advance

FencingEdit

Four fencers, all men, represented Belarus in 2000.

Men
Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Andrey Murashko Individual épée   Bloom (USA)
L 4-8
Did not advance 38
Vladimir Pchenikin BYE   Milanoli (ITA)
L 9-15
Did not advance 31
Vitaly Zakharov BYE   Sang-Yeop (KOR)
L 14-15
Did not advance 24
Vitaly Zakharov
Andrey Murashko
Vladimir Pchenikin
Team épée N/A   Austria (AUT)
W 45-44
  South Korea (KOR)
L 44-45
  Australia (AUS)
W 45-34
  Germany (GER)
L 37-41
6
Dmitry Lapkes Individual sabre   Samir (EGY)
W 15-7
  Careta (ITA)
W 15–9
  Covaliu (ROU)
L 11–15
Did not advance 15

GymnasticsEdit

JudoEdit

Modern pentathlonEdit

Athlete Event Shooting
(10 m air pistol)
Fencing
(épée one touch)
Swimming
(200 m freestyle)
Riding
(show jumping)
Running
(3000 m)
Total points Final rank
Points Rank MP Points Wins Rank MP points Time Rank MP points Penalties Rank MP points Time Rank MP Points
Pavel Dovgal Men's 186 1 1168 10 17 760 2:04.62 4 1254 30 1 1070 9:38.75 12 1086 5338  
Janna Choubenok Women's 179 19 1084 12 18 840 2:25.89 11 1142 90 9 1010 11:17.89 11 1010 5086 6

Rhythmic gymnasticsEdit

IndividualEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Rope Hoop Ball Ribbon Total Rank Rope Hoop Ball Ribbon Total Rank
Yulia Raskina Individual 9.900 9.908 9.908 9.908 39.624 2 Q 9.908 9.791 9.983 9.916 39.548  
Valeria Vatkina 9.750 9.733 9.775 9.800 39.058 6 Q 9.791 9.750 9.666 9.750 38.957 8

TeamEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Clubs Ribbons
& Hoops
Total Rank Clubs Ribbons
& Hoops
Total Rank
Tatyana Ananko
Tatyana Belan
Anna Glazkova
Irina Ilyenkova
Maria Lazuk
Olga Puzhevich
Group 19.700 19.666 39.366 2 Q 19.800 19.700 39.500  

RowingEdit

Women
Athlete Event Heats Repechages Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Ekaterina Karsten Single sculls 7:47.73 1 Q BYE 7:40.36 2 FA 7:28.14  
Irina Bazilevskaya
Marina Kuzhmar
Olga Berezneva
Marina Znak
Yuliya Bichik
Inessa Zakharevskaya
Nataliya Gelakh
Olga Tratsevskaya
Valentina Khokhlova
Eights 6:19.02 3 R 6:19.42 4 FA N/A 6:13.57 4

SailingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Igor Ivashintsov
Mikhail Protasevich
470 15 29 20 20 23 14 18 DSQ 24 5 14 153 21
Women
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Tatiana Drozdovskaya Europe 25 16 17 17 26 27 OCS 18 21 17 19 176 24
Open
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Aleksandr Mumyga Laser 28 27 20 29 20 29 40 34 28 32 30 243 32

M = Medal race; EL = Eliminated – did not advance into the medal race; CAN = Race cancelled

ShootingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Rank
Igor Basinski 10 m air pistol 583 4 Q 682.7  
50 m pistol 569 2 Q 663.3  
Anatoli Klimenko 10 m air rifle 593 2 Q 693.4 4
50 m rifle three positions 1157 25 Did not advance
Oleg Khvatsovas 25 m rapid fire pistol 586 5 Q 682.4 6
Kanstantsin Lukashyk 10 m air pistol 577 15 Did not advance
50 m pistol 560 9 Did not advance
Sergei Martynov 50 m rifle prone 598 2 Q 700.3  
50 m rifle three positions 1164 9 Did not advance
Georgi Nekhayev 10 m air rifle 588 18 Did not advance
50 m rifle prone 593 19 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Rank
Viktoria Chaika 10 m air pistol 381 11 Did not advance
Oksana Kovtonovich 10 m air rifle 389 32 Did not advance
Olga Pogrebniak 50 m rifle three positions 578 11 Did not advance
10 m air rifle 393 9 Did not advance
Irina Shilova 50 m rifle three positions 574 20 Did not advance
Yulia Sinyak 25 m pistol 584 4 Q 685.9 4
Lalita Yauhleuskaya 25 m pistol 583 5 Q 686.0  
10 m air pistol 381 11 Did not advance

SwimmingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Aliaksandr Hukau 100 metre breaststroke 1:04.96 46 Did not advance
200 metre breaststroke 2:16.93 22 Did not advance
Dimitri Kalinovski 50 metre freestyle 23.21 34 Did not advance
Igor Koleda 200 metre freestyle 1:49.01 7 Q 1:49.52 12 Did not advance
Dmitry Koptur 400 metre freestyle 03:55.26 22 Did not advance
1500 m freestyle 15:29.62 20 Did not advance
Aleh Rukhlevich 100 metre freestyle 50.96 30 Did not advance
Igor Koleda
Pavel Lagun
Dmitry Kalinovsky
Aleh Rukhlevich
4 × 100 m freestyle relay 03:20.85 10 Did not advance
Igor Koleda
Pavel Lagun
Dmitry Koptur
Valery Khuroshvili
4 × 200 m freestyle relay 07:24.83 12 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Final B Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Natalya Baranovskaya 200 metre freestyle 02:00.58 10 Q 01:59.90 3 Q 01:59.28 6 NR
400 metre freestyle 04:12.67 13 Did not advance
Alena Popchanka 50 metre freestyle 26.1 26 Did not advance
100 metre freestyle 56.33 16 Q 56.4 16 Did not advance

Synchronized swimmingEdit

Athlete Event Technical routine Free routine Preliminary Free routine (final)
Points Rank Points Rank Total Rank Points Total Rank
Khrystsina Nadezhdina
Natallia Sakharuk
Duet 30.287 17 55.164 20 85.451 19 Did not advance

Table tennisEdit

TennisEdit

Men
Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Max Mirnyi Singles   Hewitt (AUS)
W 6-3, 6–3
  Vaněk (CZE)
W 6-7, 6–4, 11-9
  Zabaleta (ARG)
W 7–6, 6–2
  Haas (GER)
L 6-4, 5-7, 3-6
Did not advance 5
Vladimir Voltchkov   Gaudio (ARG)
L 7–6, 4-6, 6-1
  Di Pasquale (FRA)
L 2–6, 2-6
Did not advance
Max Mirnyi
Vladimir Voltchkov
Doubles N/A   Kulti /
Tillström (SWE)
W 6–3, 4-4r
  Clément /
Escudé (FRA)
W 6–4, 7-6
  Corretja /
Costa (ESP)
L 7–6, 3-6, 5-7
Did not advance 5
Women
Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Olga Barabanschikova Singles   Wartusch (AUT)
L 4–6, 2-6
Did not advance
Natasha Zvereva   Salerni (ARG)
L 3–6, 6-4, 2-6
Did not advance
Olga Barabanschikova
Natasha Zvereva
Doubles N/A   Wartusch /
Schett (AUT)
W 6–2, 6–2
  Martínez /
Vicario (ESP)
W 6–4, 7-5
  Mandula /
Marosi (HUN)
W 6–3, 7-5
  Boogert /
Oremans (NED)
L 3–6, 2-6
  Callens /
Monami (BEL)
L 6-4, 4–6, 1-6
4

TrampoliningEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Rank
Dimitri Polyarush Men’s 68.30 3 Q 38.10 5
Natalia Karpenkova Women’s 63.80 5 Q 35.80 5

WeightliftingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Vitaly Derbenyov – 56 kg 125.0 5 150.0 9 275.0 7
Gennady Oleshchuk – 62 kg 142.5 3 175.0 3 317.5  
Sergey Lavrenov – 69 kg 157.5 3 182.5 7 340.0  
Pavel Bazuk – 94 kg 167.5 16 197.5 16 365.0 16
Women
Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Hanna Batsiushka – 58 kg 90.0 8 107.5 8 197.5 8

WrestlingEdit

Men's freestyle
Athlete Event Elimination Pool Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Herman Kantoyeu −54 kg   García (CUB)
W 7-1
  Donbaev (KGZ)
L 2-5
N/A 1 Q   Mamyrov (KAZ)
W 4-2
  Henson (USA)
L 0-4
  Kardanov (GRE)
L 4-5
4
Aleksandr Guzov −58 kg   O'Brien (AUS)
W 14-4
  Pürevbaatar (MGL)
L 1-3
N/A 2 Did not advance 8
Mikalai Savin −63 kg   Hayrapetyan (ARM)
L 4-7
  Boburbekov (KGZ)
W 4-1
N/A 2 Did not advance 12
Sergey Demchenko −69 kg   Johnston (AUS)
W 10-0
  Askarov (KGZ)
W 3-0
  Veliyev (KAZ)
W WO
1 Q BYE   Gitinov (RUS)
L 2-3
  McIlravy (USA)
L 1-3
4
Beibulat Musaev −85 kg   Saitiev (RUS)
L 1-4
  Praporshchikov (AUS)
W 13-0
N/A 2 Did not advance 9
Aleksandr Shemarov −97 kg   Szerda (AUS)
W 7-0
  Schmeichel (CAN)
W 5–0
  Garmulewicz (POL)
L 2-3
2 Did not advance 7
Aleksey Medvedev −130 kg   Kovalevsky (KGZ)
W 3-2
  Xingqiang (CHN)
W 3-0
BYE 1 Q   Rodríguez (CUB)
L 0-4
BYE   McCoy (USA)
L WO
6
Men's Greco-Roman
Athlete Event Elimination Pool Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Igor Petrenko −58 kg   Mnatsakanyan (ARM)
W 4-2
  Gruenwald (USA)
L 0-4
N/A 2 Did not advance 13
Vitaly Zhuk −63 kg   Beilin (ISR)
L 0-1
  Kurbanov (UZB)
L 1-6
N/A 3 Did not advance 17
Vladimir Kopytov −69 kg   Adzhi (UKR)
L 0-3
  Glushkov (RUS)
L 0-11
  Wolny (POL)
L PA
4 Did not advance 17
Viachaslau Makaranka −76 kg   Manukyan (UKR)
L 1-12
  Michalkiewicz (POL)
W 4-1
  Iutana (SAM)
W 42-0
2 Did not advance 7
Valery Tsilent −85 kg   Menshchikov (RUS)
W 3-0
  Oliynyk (UKR)
L 1-6
N/A 1 Q   Vakhtangadze (GEO)
L 5-6
BYE   Méndez (CUB)
W 4-0
4
Sergey Lishtvan −97 kg   Ežerskis (LTU)
L 1–3
  Fkiri (TUN)
W 10-0
  Saldadze (UKR)
L 2-5
3 Did not advance 9
Dmitry Debelka −130 kg   Giorgadze (GEO)
W 3-0
  Bengtsson (SWE)
W 2–1
BYE 1 Q BYE   Karelin (RUS)
L 0–3
  Evseichik (ISR)
W 1-0
 

NotesEdit

  • Wallechinsky, David (2004). The Complete Book of the Summer Olympics (Athens 2004 Edition). Toronto, Canada. ISBN 1-894963-32-6.
  • International Olympic Committee (2001). The Results. Retrieved 12 November 2005.
  • Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (2001). Official Report of the XXVII Olympiad Volume 1: Preparing for the Games. Retrieved 20 November 2005.
  • Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (2001). Official Report of the XXVII Olympiad Volume 2: Celebrating the Games. Retrieved 20 November 2005.
  • Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (2001). The Results. Retrieved 20 November 2005.
  • International Olympic Committee Web Site

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Belarus at the 2000 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 26 February 2012.