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Synchronized Swimming at the 2000 Sydney Summer Games:

Women's Team

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Host City: Sydney, Australia
Venue(s): Sydney International Aquatic Centre, Olympic Park, Sydney, New South Wales
Date Started: September 28, 2000
Date Finished: September 29, 2000
Format: Technical and free routines. Final total composed of 35% of technical routine score and 65% of free routine score.

Gold: RUS Russia
Silver: JPN Japan
Bronze: CAN Canada

Summary

The Russian team was heavily favored and won comfortably. The silver medal went to Japan, which had finished behind the Russians at the 1998 World Championships. The United States team was expected to challenge for a medal – they had finished third at the 1998 Worlds – but they performed poorly and finished only fifth.

Final Standings

Rank Team NOC Medal PTS
1 Russia RUS Gold 99.146
2 Japan JPN Silver 98.860
3 Canada CAN Bronze 97.357
4 France FRA 96.467
5 United States USA 96.104
6 Italy ITA 95.177
7 China CHN 94.593
8 Australia AUS 89.493