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Diving at the 2000 Sydney Summer Games:

Women's Synchronized Springboard

Diving at the 2000 Summer Games: Next Summer Games

Events:
Phases:

Host City: Sydney, Australia
Venue(s): Sydney International Aquatic Centre, Olympic Park, Sydney, New South Wales
Date Started: September 23, 2000
Date Finished: September 23, 2000
Format: 3 metre springboards. Five dives. Final round only.

Gold: RUS Russia
Silver: CHN China
Bronze: UKR Ukraine

Summary

The Chinese pair of [Guo Jingjing] and [Fu Mingxia] seemed unbeatable, consisting of two of the greatest female divers ever. But [Irina Lashko] and [Yuliya Pakhalina] had won the 1998 World Championships and they defeated the Chinese duo, leading from start-to-finish, and posting the highest score on four of the five dives.

Final Standings

Rank Team NOC Medal PTS
1 Russia RUS Gold 332.64
2 China CHN Silver 321.60
3 Ukraine UKR Bronze 290.34
4 Australia AUS 283.05
5 Canada CAN 279.00
6 Mexico MEX 273.84
7 Germany GER 263.76
8 Switzerland SUI 256.20