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.
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.