Shooting at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Women's 25 metre pistol
Both stages of the women's 25 metre pistol competition at the 2000 Summer Olympics were held on 22 September, and the final was fired at 14:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (UTC+10). After having lost only one point in the precision stage, Tao Luna set a new Olympic record of 590 points in the qualification round, but lost the final to Mariya Grozdeva, who won on a new Olympic final record of 690.3.
|Women's 25 metre pistol|
at the Games of the XXVII Olympiad
|Venue||Sydney International Shooting Centre|
|Date||22 September 2000|
|Competitors||42 from 28 nations|
|Winning score||690.3 (OR)|
Prior to this competition, the existing World and Olympic records were as follows.
|World record||Diana Iorgova (BUL)||594||Milan, Italy||31 May 1994|
|World record||Diana Iorgova (BUL)||696.2 (594+102.2)||Milan, Italy||31 May 1994|
|Olympic record||Li Duihong (CHN)||687.9||Atlanta, United States||26 July 1996|
OR Olympic record – Q Qualified for final
The final consisted of ten precision shots, with a time limit of 75 seconds per shot.
|Mariya Grozdeva (BUL)||589||101.3||690.3||OR|
|Tao Luna (CHN)||590||99.8||689.8|
|Lalita Yauhleuskaya (BLR)||583||103.0||686.0|
|4||Yulia Siniak (BLR)||584||101.9||685.9|
|5||Michiko Fukushima (JPN)||585||99.8||684.8|
|6||Otryadyn Gündegmaa (MGL)||581||99.9||680.9|
|7||Yoko Inada (JPN)||581||98.6||679.6|
|8||Cai Yeqing (CHN)||582||96.8||678.8|
OR Olympic record
- Official Report of the XXVII Olympiad — Shooting (PDF). Retrieved 2008-09-06.