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Archery at the 2000 Sydney Summer Games:

Men's Team

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Host City: Sydney, Australia
Venue(s): Sydney International Archery Park, Olympic Park, Sydney, New South Wales
Date Started: September 16, 2000
Date Finished: September 22, 2000
Format: Teams consisted of three archers. Ranking rounds scores based on scores carried over from individual ranking round. Tie-breaking for the final placements was done by the following method. Losers in each round were ranked according to the score they shot in that round. Ties in that round were broken by the number of 10s shot in that round and then the number of 9s shot in that round. If still tied the score in the preceding round was used as the tie-breaker, followed by number of 10s, and then number of 9s in the preceding round. Team event shot entirely at 70 metres. Matches consisted of 27 arrows, 9 per archer.

Gold: KOR South Korea
Silver: ITA Italy
Bronze: USA United States

Summary

The two top teams in the world were Korea, which had won the World Championship in 1995 and 1997, and Italy, the 1999 World Champions. There were no surprises in Sydney as both teams moved to the final, where Korea won the gold medal easily, 255-247. The defending champion American team won the bronze medal over Russia, in a match which was tied, the Americans winning in a shoot-out.

Final Standings

Rank Team NOC Medal
1 South Korea KOR Gold
2 Italy ITA Silver
3 United States USA Bronze
4 Russia RUS
5 Turkey TUR
6 Sweden SWE
7 Kazakhstan KAZ
8 Ukraine UKR
9 Netherlands NED
10 Norway NOR
11 France FRA
12 Australia AUS
13 China CHN
14 Japan JPN