Morocco at the 2000 Summer Olympics

Morocco competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia.

Morocco at the
2000 Summer Olympics
Flag of Morocco.svg
IOC codeMAR
NOCMoroccan Olympic Committee
Arabic: اللجنة الأولمبية الوطنية المغربية
Websitewww.cnom.org.ma (in French)
in Sydney
Competitors61 in 9 sports
Flag bearer Adil Belgaïd
Medals
Ranked 58th
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
4
Total
5
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Silver Hicham El Guerrouj Athletics Men's 1500 metres 29 September
  Bronze Nezha Bidouane Athletics Women's 400 metres hurdles 27 September
  Bronze Ali Ezzine Athletics Men's 3000 metres steeplechase 29 September
  Bronze Tahar Tamsamani Boxing Featherweight 29 September
  Bronze Brahim Lahlafi Athletics Men's 5000 metres 30 September

AthleticsEdit

Key
  • Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • NR = National record
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event
  • Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round
Men
Track and road events
Athletes Events Heat Round 1 Heat Round 2 Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Mouhssin Chehibi 800 metres 1:48.51 24 Q N/A 1:49.88 23 Did not advance
El-Mahjoub Haïda 1:47.14 15 q N/A 1:46.35 14 Did not advance
Khalid Tighazouine 1:46.33 10 Q N/A 1:45.38 10 Did not advance
Youssef Baba 1500 metres 3:38.68 6 Q N/A 3:40.16 11 Q 3:56.08 12
Hicham El Guerrouj 3:38.57 4 Q N/A 3:37.60 1 Q 3:32.32  
Adil Kaouch 3:41.06 28 N/A Did not advance
Mohamed Saïd El Wardi 5000 metres 13:35.18 19 N/A Did not advance
Brahim Lahlafi 13:22.70 1 Q N/A 13:36.47  
Saïd Bérioui 10,000 metres 27:45.83 5 Q N/A 27:37.83 6
Boubker El-Afoui Marathon N/A 2:23:38 52
Abdelkader El Mouaziz N/A 2:13:49 7
Mustapha Sdad 400 metres hurdles 51.39 48 N/A Did not advance
Brahim Boulami 3000 metres steeplechase 8:24.43 11 Q N/A 8:24.32 7
Ali Ezzine 8:23.79 7 Q N/A 8:22.15  
El-Arbi Khattabi 8:43.46 31 N/A Did not advance
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
El-Mehdi El-Ghazouani Long jump 7.60 31 Did not advance
Younès Moudrik 7.95 17 Did not advance
Women
Track and road events
Athletes Events Heat Round 1 Heat Round 2 Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Mina Aït Hammou 800 metres 2:03.25 23 N/A Did not advance
Hasna Benhassi 2:00.50 11 q N/A 1:59.19 7 Q 1:59.27 8
Hasna Benhassi 1500 metres Did not start N/A Did not advance
Seloua Ouaziz 4:10.82 19 Q N/A 4:09.11 14 Did not advance
Zhor El Kamch 5000 metres 16:02.50 24 N/A Did not advance
Bouchra Chaabi 10,000 metres 34:49.35 38 N/A Did not advance
Asmae Leghzaoui 32:56.63 19 q N/A 31:59.21 18
Nezha Bidouane 400 metres hurdles 55.38 1 Q N/A 54.19 3 Q 53.57  

BoxingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Hicham Mesbahi Flyweight   Turan (TUR)
W 17–11
  Navarro (USA)
L 9–12
Did not advance
Hassan Oucheikh Bantamweight   Tsujimoto (JPN)
L 12–12
Did not advance
Tahar Tamsamani Featherweight Bye   Park (KOR)
W 21–14
  Perez (ARG)
W 21–18
  Sattarkhanov (KAZ)
L 10–12
Did not advance  
Mohamed Mesbahi Middleweight Bye   Zubrihin (UKR)
L 5–9
Did not advance
Azize Raguig Light heavyweight   Fedchuk (UKR)
L RSC–R3
Did not advance

CanoeingEdit

SlalomEdit

Athlete Event Preliminary Final
Run 1 Rank Run 2 Rank Total Rank Run 1 Rank Run 2 Rank Total Rank
Nizar Samlal Men's K-1 154.02 22 145.20 20 299.22 20 Did not advance

FootballEdit

Men's tournamentEdit

Team roster

Head coach: Said El-Khider

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Tarik El Jarmouni (1977-12-30)30 December 1977 (aged 22)   SCCM de Mohammédia
2 3MF Hamid Nater (1980-12-30)30 December 1980 (aged 19)   Raja Casablanca
3 2DF Akram Roumani (1978-04-01)1 April 1978 (aged 22)   Genk
4 2DF El Houssaine Ouchla* (1970-12-01)1 December 1970 (aged 29)   FAR Rabat
5 3MF Adel Chbouki* (1971-05-03)3 May 1971 (aged 29)   Wydad Casablanca
6 2DF Fouzi El Brazi (1977-05-22)22 May 1977 (aged 23)   Twente
7 2DF Mohamed Kharbouch (1977-01-22)22 January 1977 (aged 23)   Raja Casablanca
8 3MF Abdelmajid Oulmers (1978-09-12)12 September 1978 (aged 22)   ES Wasquehal
9 4FW Jaouad Zairi (1982-04-17)17 April 1982 (aged 18)   Gueugnon
10 3MF Otmane El Assas (1979-01-30)30 January 1979 (aged 21)   OC Khouribga
11 4FW Bouchaib El Moubarki (1978-01-12)12 January 1978 (aged 22)   Raja Casablanca
12 4FW Abdelfattah El Khattari (1977-03-03)3 March 1977 (aged 23)   SCCM de Mohammédia
13 2DF Noureddine Kacemi (1977-10-17)17 October 1977 (aged 22)   SCCM de Mohammédia
14 4FW Salaheddine Bassir* (1972-09-05)5 September 1972 (aged 28)   Deportivo La Coruña
15 3MF Youssef Safri (1977-01-13)13 January 1977 (aged 23)   Raja Casablanca
16 4FW Karim Benkouar (1979-11-25)25 November 1979 (aged 20)   Nîmes
17 3MF Zakaria Aboub (1980-06-03)3 June 1980 (aged 20)   Raja Casablanca
18 1GK Abdelilah Bagui (1978-01-01)1 January 1978 (aged 22)   MAS Fes
20 3MF Aissam Barroudi (1978-05-10)10 May 1978 (aged 22)   MAS Fes
  • Stand-by players
No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
19 3MF Abdeslam Ouaddou (1978-11-01)1 November 1978 (aged 21)   Nancy
21 4FW Bouchaib El Battachi (1978-09-14)14 September 1978 (aged 21)   Khouribga
22 1GK Hicham Laaraj (1978-11-20)20 November 1978 (aged 21)   TAS Casablanca
Group play
Morocco  1–4  Chile
Ouchla   79' Report Zamorano   36', 45+1' (pen.), 55'
Navia   72' (pen.)
Attendance: 22,654
Referee: Saad Mane (Kuwait)

South Korea  1–0  Morocco
Lee Chun-soo   53' Report
Attendance: 12,753

Spain  2–0  Morocco
José Mari   33'
Gabri   90'
Report
Attendance: 24,623
Referee: Lu Jun (China)

JudoEdit

Men
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Repechage 3 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Abdelouahed Idrissi Chorfi −60 kg   Despezelle (FRA)
L
Did not advance
Adil Belgaïd −81 kg   Ochirbat (MGL)
L
Did not advance

SailingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Race Points Rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Rachid Roussafi Mistral 32 34 33 35 36 35 35 34 32 33 35 303 36

SwimmingEdit

Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Saad Khalloqi 200 m individual medley 2:13.22 54 Did not advance

TaekwondoEdit

Men
Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage
Quarterfinals
Repechage
Semifinals
Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Younès Sekkat −80 kg   Lyons (AUS)
W 4–4
  Esparza (ESP)
L 1–3
Did not advance Bye   Taraburelli (ARG)
L 4–5
Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage
Quarterfinals
Repechage
Semifinals
Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Meriem Bidani −67 kg   Okamoto (JPN)
L 1–4
Did not advance
Mounia Bourguigue +67 kg Bye   Chen (CHN)
L 3–5
Did not advance   White (AUS)
W 3–1
  Vezmar (CRO)
L 1–4
Did not advance

TennisEdit

Men
Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Karim Alami Singles   Squillari (ARG)
W 6–4, 7–6(7–5)
  Pozzi (ITA)
W 6–2, 4–6, 8–6
  Santoro (FRA)
W 6–2, 5–7, 6–4
  Federer (SUI)
L 6–7(2–7), 1–6
Did not advance =5

ReferencesEdit

  • 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