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Nigeria at the 2000 Summer Olympics

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

Nigeria at the
2000 Summer Olympics
Flag of Nigeria.svg
IOC codeNGR
NOCNigeria Olympic Committee
Websitewww.nigeriaolympiccommittee.org
in Sydney
Competitors83 (44 men and 39 women) in 8 sports
Flag bearer Sunday Bada
Medals
Ranked 41st
Gold
1
Silver
2
Bronze
0
Total
3
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Contents

MedalistsEdit

Results by eventEdit

AthleticsEdit

Men's competitionEdit

Men's 100 m

  • Round 1 — 10.31
  • Round 2 — 10.36
  • Semifinal — 10.45 (did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 10.35
  • Round 2 — 10.29
  • Semifinal — 10.32 (did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 10.72 (did not advance)

Men's 200 m

  • Round 1 — 20.76
  • Round 2 — 20.33
  • Semifinal — 20.71 (did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 20.87
  • Round 2 — 20.93 (did not advance)

Men's 400 m

  • Round 1 — 45.75 (did not advance)
  • Round 2 — 45.83 (did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 45.79
  • Round 2 — 46.32 (did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 46.81 (did not advance)

Men's 400 m hurdles

  • Round 1 — 51.06 (did not advance)

Men's 4 × 100 m

  • Round 1 — 38.85
  • Semifinal — DNF (did not advance)

Men's 4 × 400 m

  • Round 1 — 03:01.20
  • Semifinal — 03:01.06
  • Final — 02:58.68 (silver medal)

Men's shot put

  • Qualifying — 19.11 (did not advance)

Men's Discus

  • Qualifying — DNS (did not advance)

Women's competitionEdit

Women's 100 m

  • Round 1 — 11.36
  • Round 2 — 11.40 (did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 11.41
  • Round 2 — 11.26
  • Semifinal — 11.56 (did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 11.60
  • Round 2 — 11.67 (did not advance)

Women's 200 m

  • Round 1 — 22.90
  • Round 2 — 23.03 (did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 23.14
  • Round 2 — 22.95
  • Semifinal — 23.40 (did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 23.21
  • Round 2 — 23.21 (did not advance)

Women's 400 m

  • Round 1 — 51.61
  • Round 2 — 51.87 (did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 51.77
  • Round 2 — 51.04 (did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 51.88
  • Round 2 — 50.49
  • Semifinal — 50.18
  • Final — 50.12 (7th place)

Women's 100 m hurdles

  • Round 1 — 12.84
  • Round 2 — 12.84
  • Semifinal — 12.68
  • Final — 12.68 (Silver medal)
  • Round 1 — 13.09
  • Round 2 — 13.11 (did not advance)

Women's 4 × 100 m

  • Round 1 — 43.28
  • Semifinal — 42.82
  • Final — 44.05 (7th place)

Women's 4 × 400 m

  • Round 1 — 03:22.99
  • Final — 03:23.80 (4th place)

Women's Shot Put

  • Qualifying — 17.47 (did not advance)

Women's long jump

  • Qualifying — 6.33 (did not advance)

BoxingEdit

Men's 63.5 kg

Men's 75 kg

Men's 81 kg

Men's 91 kg

Men's +91 kg

Football (soccer)Edit

Men's team competitionEdit

  • Group A
  • Nigeria — Honduras 3-3
  • Australia — Nigeria 2-3
  • Italy — Nigeria 1-1
  • Quarter Finals
  • Chile — Nigeria 4-1
  • Team Roster

SwimmingEdit

Men's 100 m freestyle

  • Preliminary Heat — 52.91 (did not advance)

Women's 50 m freestyle

  • Preliminary Heat — 28.20 (did not advance)

WeightliftingEdit

Women

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
1 2 3 1 2 3
Ruth Ogbeifo – 75 kg 105.0 110.0 110.0 135.0 140.0 142.5 245.0  
Helen Idahosa + 75 kg 110.0 110.0 115.0 135.0 145.0 145.0 250.0 5

See alsoEdit

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
  • sports-reference