Weightlifting at the 2000 Summer Olympics
at the Games of the XXVII Olympiad
|Venue||Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre|
|Dates||16 - 26 September 2000|
|Competitors||246 from 76 nations|
- a Ivan Ivanov of Bulgaria originally won the silver medal, but was disqualified after testing positive for furosemide.
- b Sevdalin Minchev of Bulgaria originally won the bronze medal, but was disqualified after testing positive for furosemide.
- c Ashot Danielyan of Armenia originally won the bronze medal, but was disqualified after testing positive for stanozolol.
- d Izabela Dragneva of Bulgaria originally won the gold medal, but was disqualified after testing positive for furosemide.
A total number of 261 weightlifters from 73 nations competed at the Sydney Games:
|5||United States (USA)||1||0||1||2|
|14||Chinese Taipei (TPE)||0||1||1||2|
|North Korea (PRK)||0||1||0||1|
|Totals (23 nations)||15||15||15||45|