Australia won 58 medals – 16 gold, 25 silver and 17 bronze – to finish fourth on the medal table behind the United States, Russia and China. A team of 632 athletes, 349 men and 283 women, competed in the Games. Australia had representatives in each of the 28 sports on the program.
Who is the winner of five medals at 2000 Sydney Olympics?
Steven Redgrave gained sporting immortality by becoming the first rower to win gold medals at five consecutive Olympic Games.
Did Sydney Olympics make a profit?
The 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Games experienced the biggest net loss recorded at approximately US$2 billion.
|Host City||Sydney Summer Olympics|
|Final Operating Budget||A$6,600,000,000|
|Total Costs||A$3,000,000,000 (A$363,5000,000 borne by the public)|
Who won soccer at the Sydney Olympics?
Football at the 2000 Summer Olympics
|Teams||16 (men) + 8 (women) (from 6 confederations)|
|Venue(s)||6 (in 5 host cities)|
|Champions||Cameroon (men) Norway (women)|