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Sri Lanka at the 2000 Summer Olympics


Sri Lanka competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. The nation won its first Olympic medal since 1948.

Contents

  • Medalists 1
  • Athletics 2
  • Sailing 3
  • Shooting 4
  • Swimming 5
  • References 6

Medalists

Medal Name Sport Event
 Silver Susanthika Jayasinghe Athletics women's 200 m

Athletics

Men's 400m
  • Round 1 - 45.48
  • Round 2 - 45.54 (did not advance)
  • Round 1 - 46 (did not advance)
Men's 400m Hurdles
  • Round 1 - 50.43 (did not advance)
Men's 4x400m
  • Round 1 - 03:06.25
  • Semifinal - 03:02.89 (did not advance)
Men's Marathon
  1. Final - 2:34:39 (73rd place)
Women's 100m
  • Round 1 - 11.15
  • Round 2 - 11.23
  • Semifinal - 11.33 (did not advance)
Women's 200m
  • Round 1 - 22.53
  • Round 2 - 22.54
  • Semifinal - 22.45
  • Final - 22.28 (Silver medal)
Women's 400m
  • Round 1 - 52.13
  • Round 2 - 52.35 (did not advance)
Women's 100m Hurdles
  • Round 1 - 13.10
  • Round 2 - 13.19 (did not advance)
Women's 4x100m
  • Round 1 - 44.51 (did not advance)

Sailing

Men's Single Handed Dinghy (Finn)
  • Race 1 - 23
  • Race 2 - 25
  • Race 3 - 25
  • Race 4 - (26) RET
  • Race 5 - (26) DNC
  • Race 6 - (26) DNC
  • Race 7 - (26) DNC
  • Race 8 - (26) DNC
  • Race 9 - (26) DNC
  • Race 10 - 25
  • Race 11 - 22
  • Final - 224 (25th place)

Shooting

Swimming

Men's 100m Butterfly
  • Preliminary Heat - 57.44 (did not advance)
Women's 50m Freestyle
  • Preliminary Heat - 29.88 (did not advance)

References

  • 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
  • Sri Lanka at the 2000 Sydney Summer Games


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