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China at the 2000 Summer Olympics

The People's Republic of China competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. The team excluded athletes from the Special Administrative Region of Hong Kong, after the territory's return to Chinese rule in 1997, and which competed separately as Hong Kong, China.

China at the
2000 Summer Olympics
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg
IOC codeCHN
NOCChinese Olympic Committee
Websitewww.olympic.cn (in Chinese) (in English)
in Sydney
Competitors271 (91 men and 180 women) in 28 sports
Flag bearer Liu Yudong
Medals
Ranked 3rd
Gold
28
Silver
16
Bronze
14
Total
58
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Republic of China (1924–1972)

271 competitors, 91 men and 180 women, took part in 163 events in 28 sports.[1] China finished for the first time in the top 3 with 28 gold medals.[2]

Contents

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Gold Wang Liping Athletics Women's 20 km walk 28 September
  Gold Ji Xinpeng Badminton Men's singles 23 September
  Gold Gong Zhichao Badminton Women's singles 22 September
  Gold Ge Fei, Gu Jun Badminton Women's doubles 23 September
  Gold Gao Ling, Zhang Jun Badminton Mixed doubles 21 September
  Gold Xiong Ni Diving Men's 3 m springboard 26 September
  Gold Tian Liang Diving Men's 10 m platform 30 September
  Gold Xiao Hailiang, Xiong Ni Diving Men's synchronized 3 m springboard 28 September
  Gold Fu Mingxia Diving Women's 3 m springboard 28 September
  Gold Li Na, Sang Xue Diving Women's synchronized 10 m platform 28 September
  Gold Huang Xu, Li Xiaopeng, Xiao Junfeng,
Xing Aowei, Yang Wei, Zheng Lihui
Gymnastics Men's team all-around 18 September
  Gold Li Xiaopeng Gymnastics Men's parallel bars 25 September
  Gold Liu Xuan Gymnastics Women's balance beam 25 September
  Gold Tang Lin Judo Women's 78 kg 21 September
  Gold Yuan Hua Judo Women's +78 kg 22 September
  Gold Cai Yalin Shooting Men's 10 m air rifle 18 September
  Gold Yang Ling Shooting Men's 10 m running target 23 September
  Gold Tao Luna Shooting Women's 10 m air pistol 17 September
  Gold Kong Linghui Table tennis Men's singles 25 September
  Gold Wang Liqin, Yan Sen Table tennis Men's doubles 23 September
  Gold Wang Nan Table tennis Women's singles 24 September
  Gold Li Ju, Wang Nan Table tennis Women's doubles 22 September
  Gold Chen Zhong Taekwondo Women's +67 kg 30 September
  Gold Zhan Xugang Weightlifting Men's 77 kg 22 September
  Gold Yang Xia Weightlifting Women's 53 kg 18 September
  Gold Chen Xiaomin Weightlifting Women's 63 kg 19 September
  Gold Lin Weining Weightlifting Women's 69 kg 19 September
  Gold Ding Meiyuan Weightlifting Women's +75 kg 22 September
  Silver Huang Nanyan, Yang Wei Badminton Women's doubles 23 September
  Silver Hu Jia Diving Men's 10 m platform 30 September
  Silver Hu Jia, Tian Liang Diving Men's synchronized 10 m platform 23 September
  Silver Guo Jingjing Diving Women's 3 m springboard 28 September
  Silver Li Na Diving Women's 10 m platform 24 September
  Silver Fu Mingxia, Guo Jingjing Diving Women's synchronized 3 m springboard 23 September
  Silver Dong Zhaozhi, Wang Haibin, Ye Chong Fencing Men's team foil 22 September
  Silver Yang Wei Gymnastics Men's individual all-around 20 September
  Silver Ling Jie Gymnastics Women's uneven bars 24 September
  Silver Li Shufang Judo Women's 63 kg 18 September
  Silver Wang Yifu Shooting Men's 10 m air pistol 16 September
  Silver Tao Luna Shooting Women's 25 m pistol 22 September
  Silver Kong Linghui, Liu Guoliang Table tennis Men's doubles 23 September
  Silver Li Ju Table tennis Women's singles 24 September
  Silver Sun Jin, Yang Ying Table tennis Women's doubles 22 September
  Silver Wu Wenxiong Weightlifting Men's 56 kg 16 September
  Bronze Xia Xuanze Badminton Men's singles 23 September
  Bronze Ye Zhaoying Badminton Women's singles 22 September
  Bronze Gao Ling, Qin Yiyuan Badminton Women's doubles 23 September
  Bronze Jiang Cuihua Cycling Women's track time trial 16 September
  Bronze Li Na, Liang Qin, Yang Shaoqi Fencing Women's team épée 19 September
  Bronze Liu Xuan[a] Gymnastics Individual all-around 21 September
  Bronze Yang Yun Gymnastics Women's uneven bars 24 September
  Bronze Liu Yuxiang Judo Women's 52 kg 17 September
  Bronze Niu Zhiyuan Shooting Men's 10 m running target 23 September
  Bronze Gao Jing Shooting Women's 10 m air rifle 16 September
  Bronze Gao E Shooting Women's trap 18 September
  Bronze Liu Guoliang Table tennis Men's singles 25 September
  Bronze Zhang Xiangxiang Weightlifting Men's 56 kg 16 September
  Bronze Sheng Zetian Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 58 kg 27 September
  1. ^ Medals were awarded on 25 September 2000 after Romanian Andreea Răducan disqualified due to medical substance.

Results by eventEdit

Unless otherwise indicated, all results are derived from the Official Report of the XXVII Olympiad.[2]

ArcheryEdit

Defending silver medallist He Ying was defeated by one of the Korean women in the round of 16.

Individual eventsEdit

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
Fu Shengjun Men's individual 635 16   Mikos (POL)
L 155-157
Did not advance
Tang Hua 619 38   Gray (AUS)
W 163-161
  Petersson (SWE)
L 148-157
Did not advance
Yang Bo 632 22   Kurchenko (UKR)
W 164-155
  Stubbe (GER)
W 159-152
  Petersson (SWE)
L 164-167
Did not advance
He Ying Women's individual 638 14   Hess (NOR)
W 160-145
  Pfohl (GER)
W 163-157
  Kim N-s (KOR)
L 162-165
Did not advance
Yang Jianping 633 25   Asano (JPN)
W 156-154
  Liu P-y (TPE)
W 160-157
  Nowicka (POL)
L 158-162
Did not advance
Yu Hui 643 11   Y Pérez (CUB)
L 159-155
Did not advance

TeamsEdit

Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Score Seed Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Fu Shengjun
Tang Hua
Yang Bo
Men's team 1886 8   Ukraine (UKR)
L 235-244
Did not advance
He Ying
Yang Jianping
Yu Hui
Women's team 1914 6 Bye   Germany (GER)
L 234-240
Did not advance

AthleticsEdit

Men's CompetitionEdit

Men's Discus

  • Li Shaojie
    • Qualifying — 62.29 (→ did not advance)

Men's Long Jump

Men's Triple Jump

Men's 20 km Walk

Men's 50 km Walk

Women's CompetitionEdit

Women's 100m

  • Li Xuemei
    • Round 1 — 11.25
    • Round 2 — 11.46 (→ did not advance)
  • Zeng Xiujun
    • Round 1 — 11.63 (→ did not advance)

Women's 200m

Women's 10,000m

  • Li Ji
    • Round 1 — 32:28.96
    • Final — 31:06.94 (→ 7th place)

Women's 100m Hurdles

  • Feng Yun
    • Round 1 — 13.19 (→ did not advance)

Women's 4 × 100 m

Women's Shot Put

  • Yu Xin
    • Qualifying — 16.18 (→ did not advance)
  • Cheng Xiaoyan
    • Qualifying — 18.23 (→ did not advance)

Women's Discus

  • Yu Xin
    • Qualifying — 61.00
    • Final — 58.34 (→ 13th place)
  • Cao Qi
    • Qualifying — 58.03 (→ did not advance)
  • Li Qiumei
    • Qualifying — 56.59 (→ did not advance)

Women's Javelin Throw

  • Wei Jianhua
    • Qualifying — 60.64
    • Final — 58.33 (→ 10th place)
  • Li Lei
    • Qualifying — 60.57
    • Final — 56.83 (→ 11th place)

Women's Hammer Throw

  • Zhao Wei
    • Qualifying — 59.54 (→ did not advance)

Women's Long Jump

Women's Triple Jump

Women's Pole Vault

  • Gao Shuying
    • Qualifying — 4.30
    • Final — 4.15 (→ 10th place)

Women's 20 km Walk

Women's Marathon

BadmintonEdit

MenEdit

SinglesEdit

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Ji Xinpeng Men's singles   Ng (HKG)
W 7-15, 15-4, 15-11
  Han (USA)
W 15-3, 15-6
  Hidayat (INA)
W 15-12, 15-5
  Gade (DEN)
W 15-9, 1-15, 15-9
  Hendrawan (INA)
W 15-4, 15-13
 
Sun Jun   Høyer Larsen (DEN)
W 15-3, 16-17, 15-10
  Vaughan (GBR)
W 15-10, 15-8
  Hendrawan (INA)
L 13-15, 5-15
Did not advance
Xia Xuanze   Masuda (JPN)
W 15-4, 12-15, 15-8
  Stojanov (BUL)
W 15-11, 15-2
  Wong CH (MAS)
W 17-15, 15-11
  Hendrawan (INA)
L 12-15, 4-15
Bronze medal match
  Gade (DEN)
W 15-13, 15-5
 

DoublesEdit

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Chen Qiqiu
Yu Jinhao
Men's doubles   Cheah (MAS)
  Yap (MAS)
L 15-4, 16-17, 10-15
Did not advance
Zhang Jun
Zhang Wei
  Moody (CAN)
  Olynyk (CAN)
W/O
Did not advance

WomenEdit

SinglesEdit

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Dai Yun Women's singles   Karachkova (RUS)
W 11-3, 11-5
  Yonekura (JPN)
W 11-2, 11-5
  Kim J-h (KOR)
W 11-3, 11-4
  Martin (DEN)
L 5-11, 0-11
Bronze medal match
  Ye Z (CHN)
L 11-8, 2-11, 6-11
4
Gong Zhichao   Ling W (HKG)
W 11-4, 11-3
  Djaelawijaya (INA)
W 11-9, 11-3
  Mizui (JPN)
W 11-6, 11-3
  Ye Z (CHN)
W 11-8, 11-8
  Martin (DEN)
W 13-10, 11-3
 
Ye Zhaoying   Meulendijks (NED)
W 11-3, 9-11, 11-7
  Sorensen (DEN)
W 11-4, 11-6
  Huang C-c (TPE)
W 11-3, 11-4
  Gong Z (CHN)
L 8-11, 8-11
Bronze medal match
  Dai (CHN)
W 8-11, 11-2, 11-6
 

DoublesEdit

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Gao Ling
Qin Yiyuan
Women's doubles   Boteva (BUL)
  Koleva (BUL)
W 15-1, 15-9
  Iwata (JPN)
  Matsuda (JPN)
W 15-5, 15-5
  Goode (GBR)
  Kellogg (GBR)
W 15-2, 15-7
  Ge F (CHN)
  Gu J (CHN)
L 7-15, 12-15
Bronze medal match
  Chung J-h (KOR)
  Ra (KOR)
W 15-10, 15-4
 
Ge Fei
Gu Jun
Bye   Lee H-j (KOR)
  Yim (KOR)
W 15-3, 15-5
  Tantri (INA)
  Tuwankotta (INA)
W 15-3, 15-5
  Gao L (CHN)
  Qin Y (CHN)
W 15-7, 15-12
  Huang Ny (CHN)
  Yang Wei (CHN)
W 15-5, 15-5
 
Huang Nanyan
Yang Wei
Bye   Ekmongkolpaisarn (THA)
  Thungthongkam (THA)
W 15-1, 15-4
  Jonathans (NED)
  van Hooren (NED)
W 15-10, 15-12
  Chung J-h (KOR)
  Ra (KOR)
W 15-6, 15-11
  Ge F (CHN)
  Gu J (CHN)
L 5-15, 5-15
 

Mixed doublesEdit

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Chen Lin
Chen Qiqiu
Mixed doubles   Lucas (AUS)
  Suryana (AUS)
W 15-0, 15-3
  Resiana (INA)
  Suprianto (INA)
L 10-15, 3-15
Did not advance
Ge Fei
Liu Yong
Bye   Bruil (NED)
  van den Heuvel (NED)
L 15-17, 7-15
Did not advance
Zhang Jun
Gao Ling
  Siegemund (GER)
  Neumann (GER)
W 10-15, 15-7, 15-10
  Bergström (SWE)
  Karlsson (SWE)
W 15-6, 15-7
  Kim D-m (KOR)
  Ra (KOR)
W 15-11, 15-1
  Søgaard (DEN)
  R Olsen (DEN)
W 10-15, 15-6, 17-16
  Haryanto (INA)
  Timur (INA)
W 1-15, 15-13, 15-11
 

BasketballEdit

Men's Team CompetitionEdit

Beach volleyballEdit

BoxingEdit

Men's Flyweight (– 51 kg)

Men's Bantamweight (– 54 kg)

Men's Middleweight (– 75 kg)

CyclingEdit

Cross Country Mountain BikeEdit

Women's Mountain Bike'

Track CyclingEdit

Women's Sprint

  • Wang Yan
    • Qualifying - 11.650
    • 1/8 Finals - Lost to Michelle Ferris of Australia (did not advance)
    • 1/8 Finals Repechage - Heat 1; 2nd place
    • Finals 9-12 - (12th place)

Women's 500m Time Trial

DivingEdit

China won ten medals at the diving competition — five gold medals and five silver medals. Fu Mingxia, who had retired after the 1996 Olympics, came back to win a gold and silver medal and become the first woman to win five Olympic medals.

Men's 3 Metre Springboard

  • Xiao Hailiang
    • Preliminary — 419.91
    • Semi-final — 235.92 — 655.83
    • Final — 435.12 — 671.04 (→ 4th place)

Men's 3 Metre Springboard

  • Xiong Ni
    • Preliminary — 457.38
    • Semi-final — 230.4 — 687.78
    • Final — 478.32 — 708.72 (→   Gold Medal)

Men's 10 Metre Platform

  • Hu Jia
    • Preliminary — 485.42
    • Semi-final — 206.61 — 692.04
    • Final — 506.94 — 713.55 (→   Silver Medal)

Men's 10 Metre Platform

  • Tian Liang
    • Preliminary — 503.16
    • Semi-final — 201.45 — 704.61
    • Final — 523.08 — 724.53 (→   Gold Medal)

Men's Synchronized 3 Metre Springboard

Men's Synchronized 10 Metre Platform

Women's 3 Metre Springboard

  • Fu Mingxia
    • Preliminary — 342.75
    • Semi-final — 242.82 — 585.57
    • Final — 366.60 — 609.42 (→   Gold Medal)

Women's 3 Metre Springboard

  • Guo Jingjing
    • Preliminary — 332.67
    • Semi-final — 251.22 — 583.89
    • Final — 346.59 — 597.81 (→   Silver Medal)

Women's 10 Metre Platform

  • Li Na
    • Preliminary — 366.66
    • Semi-final — 196.23 — 562.89
    • Final — 345.78 — 542.01 (→   Silver Medal)

Women's 10 Metre Platform

  • Sang Xue
    • Preliminary — 374.79
    • Semi-final — 196.11 — 570.9
    • Final — 316.92 — 513.03 (→ 4th place)

Women's Synchronized 3 Metre Springboard

Women's Synchronized 10 Metre Platform

FencingEdit

FootballEdit

GymnasticsEdit

HockeyEdit

JudoEdit

Modern pentathlonEdit

Men's Competition:

Women's Competition:

Rhythmic gymnasticsEdit

RowingEdit

SailingEdit

One man and three women competed for the People's Republic of China in the sailing competition at the 2000 Olympics in three events.

Men's Mistral

  • Zhou Yuanguo
    1. Race 1 - (37) OCS
    2. Race 2 - 6
    3. Race 3 - 23
    4. Race 4 - (37) DSQ
    5. Race 5 - 18
    6. Race 6 - 2
    7. Race 7 - 3
    8. Race 8 - 2
    9. Race 9 - 1
    10. Race 10 - 1
    11. Race 11 - 8
    12. Final - 64 (5th place)

Women's Mistral

  • Zhang Chujun
    1. Race 1 - 10
    2. Race 2 - (17)
    3. Race 3 - 8
    4. Race 4 - (11)
    5. Race 5 - 6
    6. Race 6 - 3
    7. Race 7 - 5
    8. Race 8 - 5
    9. Race 9 - 8
    10. Race 10 - 8
    11. Race 11 - 7
    12. Final - 60 (7th place)

Women's Double Handed Dinghy (470)

  • Yang Xiaoyan and Li Dongying
    1. Race 1 - (19)
    2. Race 2 - 14
    3. Race 3 - (19)
    4. Race 4 - 18
    5. Race 5 - 11
    6. Race 6 - 16
    7. Race 7 - 18
    8. Race 8 - 18
    9. Race 9 - 16
    10. Race 10 - 17
    11. Race 11 - 12
    12. Final - 140 (19th place)

ShootingEdit

SoftballEdit

SwimmingEdit

Men's 50m Freestyle

Men's 400m Freestyle

  • Jin Hao
    • Preliminary Heat — 03:57.32 (→ did not advance)

Men's 1500m Freestyle

  • Jin Hao
    • Preliminary Heat — 15:48.49 (→ did not advance)

Men's 100m Butterfly

Men's 200m Butterfly

  • Xie Xufeng
    • Preliminary Heat — 02:02.00 (→ did not advance)

Men's 100m Breaststroke

  • Zhu Yi
    • Preliminary Heat — 01:03.20 (→ did not advance)

Men's 200m Breaststroke

  • Zhu Yi
    • Preliminary Heat — 02:21.60 (→ did not advance)

Men's 100m Backstroke

Men's 200m Backstroke

  • Fu Yong
    • Preliminary Heat — 02:02.70 (→ did not advance)

Men's 200m Individual Medley

  • Xie Xufeng
    • Preliminary Heat — 02:04.67 (→ did not advance)

Men's 400m Individual Medley

  • Xie Xufeng
    • Preliminary Heat — 04:23.33 (→ did not advance)
  • Jin Hao
    • Preliminary Heat — 04:24.56 (→ did not advance)

Men's 4 × 100 m Medley

Women's 50m Freestyle

  • Han Xue
    • Preliminary Heat — 26.01 (→ did not advance)

Women's 100m Freestyle

  • Han Xue
    • Preliminary Heat — 56.72 (→ did not advance)

Women's 200m Freestyle

  • Wang Luna
    • Preliminary Heat — 02:00.89
    • Semi-final — 01:59.97
    • Final — 01:59.55 (→ 8th place)
  • Yang Yu
    • Preliminary Heat — 02:01.34 (→ did not advance)

Women's 400m Freestyle

  • Chen Hua
    • Preliminary Heat — 04:10.56
    • Final — 04:13.11 (→ 8th place)

Women's 800m Freestyle

  • Chen Hua
    • Preliminary Heat — 08:33.23
    • Final — 08:30.58 (→ 6th place)

Women's 100m Butterfly

  • Liu Limin
    • Preliminary Heat — 59.98 (→ did not advance)
  • Ruan Yi
    • Preliminary Heat — 01:01.16 (→ did not advance)

Women's 200m Butterfly

  • Liu Limin
    • Preliminary Heat — 02:12.32 (→ did not advance)
  • Liu Yin
    • Preliminary Heat — 02:12.79 (→ did not advance)

Women's 100m Breaststroke

  • Li Wei
    • Preliminary Heat — 01:10.55 (→ did not advance)

Women's 200m Breaststroke

  • Qi Hui
    • Preliminary Heat — 02:26.76
    • Semi-final — 02:24.21
    • Final — 02:25.36 (→ 4th place)
  • Luo Xuejuan
    • Preliminary Heat — 02:28.43
    • Semi-final — 02:25.86
    • Final — 02:27.33 (→ 8th place)

Women's 100m Backstroke

  • Zhan Shu
    • Preliminary Heat — 01:02.19
    • Semi-final — 01:02.92 (→ did not advance)

Women's 100m Backstroke

  • Lu Donghua
    • Preliminary Heat — 01:02.91
    • Semi-final — 01:03.31 (→ did not advance)

Women's 200m Backstroke

  • Zhan Shu
    • Preliminary Heat — 02:15.97 (→ did not advance)

Women's 200m Individual Medley

  • Chen Yan
    • Preliminary Heat — 02:16.01
    • Semi-final — 02:15.27 (→ did not advance)
  • Zhan Shu
    • Preliminary Heat — 02:16.63
    • Semi-final — 02:16.58 (→ did not advance)

Women's 400m Individual Medley

  • Chen Yan
    • Preliminary Heat — 04:45.65 (→ did not advance)
  • Liu Yin
    • Preliminary Heat — 04:50.33 (→ did not advance)

Women's 4 × 100 m Freestyle

Women's 4 × 200 m Freestyle

Women's 4 × 100 m Medley

Synchronized swimmingEdit

Team

Duet

  • Li Min, Li Yuanyuan
    1. Technical Routine - 33.25
    2. Free Routine - 61.534
    3. Final - 94.784 (7th place)

Table tennisEdit

TaekwondoEdit

TennisEdit

TriathlonEdit

At the inaugural Olympic triathlon competition, China was represented by two women.

Women's Individual Competition:

  • Wang Dan — 2:08:49.10 (→ 32nd place)
  • Shi Meng — 2:16:40.73 (→ 40th place)

VolleyballEdit

Women's Team CompetitionEdit

WeightliftingEdit

Men

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
1 2 3 1 2 3
Wu Wenxiong – 56 kg 125.0 130.0 130.0 157.5 162.5 162.5 287.5  
Zhang Xiangxiang – 56 kg 125.0 130.0 130.0 157.5 157.5 162.5 287.5  
Zhan Guozheng – 69 kg 150.0 150.0 152.5 185.0 185.0 190.0 337.5 4
Wan Jianhui – 69 kg 147.5 147.5 150.0 180.0 180.0 180.0 DNF


Women

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
1 2 3 1 2 3
Chen Xiaomin – 63 kg 105.0 110.0 112.5 130.0 135.0 242.5  
Lin Weining – 69 kg 107.5 110.0 112.5 132.5 137.5 145.0 242.5  
Ding Meiyuan + 75 kg 130.0 135.0 135.0 157.5 162.5 165.0 300.0  

WrestlingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "China at the 2000 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-02-26.
  2. ^ a b Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (2001). "Official Report of the XXVII Olympiad - Results" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2010-04-28.

Additional ResourcesEdit