What Canada did...
... on September 18, 2000
SYDNEY (CP) -- What Canada Did at the Olympics on Monday:
Men's 70-metre individual: Rob Rusnov, Richmond Hill, lost 161-155 to Niklas Eriksson, Sweden, in first round.
Women's doubles: Milaine Cloutier, Granby, Que., and Robbyn Hermitage, Kitchener, Ont., def. Rhonda Cator and Amanda Hardy, Australia, 15-13, 15-6 in first round.
Women: Canada def. Senegal 62-41, moving to 1-1 in preliminary round.
Middleweight (75-kg): Donald Orr, Victoria, lost first-round match to Jitender Kumar, Indonesia, referee stopped contest, 1:59 of third round.
Women's K-1: Margaret Langford, Lions Bay, B.C., finished 13th in final.
Women's sprint: Tanya Dubnicoff, Winnipeg, placed third among 12 rivals in qualifying, advanced to quarter-finals.
Women's lightweight (57-kg): Michelle Buckingham, Ottawa, lost in second-chance repechage, eliminated.
Men's lightweight four: Chris Davidson, Oakville, Ont.; Jon Beare, Toronto; Iain Brambell, Brentwood Bay, B.C.; Gavin Hassett, Victoria, finished second to France in heat, advanced to semifinals.
Men's eight: Michael Belenkie, Calgary; Bryan Donnelly, Calgary; Matt Swick, St. Catharines, Ont.; Tom Herschmiller, Comox, B.C.; Lawrence Varga, Nanoose Bay, B.C.; Morgan Crooks, Lethbridge, Alta.; David Calder, Victoria; Adam Parfitt, Victoria, and Chris Taylor, St. Catharines, Ont.), finished third in heat, dropped to second-change repechage.
Women's lightweight double sculls: Tracy Duncan, Saskatoon, and Fiona Milne, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont., were fourth in heat, dropped to repechage.
Women's eight: Heather McDermid, Calgary; Heather Davis, Vancouver; Dorota Urbaniak, Toronto; Theresa Luke, 100 Mile House, B.C.; Emma Robinson, Winnipeg; Alison Korn, Nepean, Ont.; Laryssa Biesenthal, Walkerton, Ont.; Buffy Alexander, St. Catharines, and Lesley Thompson, London, Ont., were second in heat, dropped to repechage.
Women's Mistral (board): Caroll-Ann Alie, Gracefield, Que., was 18th after three races.
Men's soling: Bill and Matt Abbott, both Sarnia, Ont., and Brad Boston, Point Edward, Ont., were ninth after two races.
Men's 10-metre air pistol: Wayne Sorensen, Calgary, finished tied for 18th in qualifying; failed to advance to final.
Women's trap: Sue Nattrass, Edmonton, was ninth in qualifying, failed to advanced; Cynthia Meyer, Bowen Island, B.C., finished in a tie for 10th, did not advance.
Women: Canada lost 3-2 to New Zealand in 10 innings of women's preliminary round, dropping to 0-2.
Men's 200-metre freestyle: Rick Say, Salmon Arm, B.C., was seventh in final.
Men's 200-metre butterfly: Shamek Pietucha, Edmonton, was eighth in heat, eliminated.
Women's 200-metre freestyle: Jessica Deglau, Vancouver, finished sixth in heat, eliminated; Laura Nicholls, Waterloo, Ont., was seventh in heat, eliminated.
Women's 200-metre individual medley: Joanne Malar, Hamilton, finished second in semifinal heat, advanced to final; Marianne Limpert, Fredericton, was third in semifinal heat, advanced.
Men's singles: Johnny Huang, Toronto, def. Renier Sosa, Cuba, 21-16, 21-12, 21-12 in Group D round-robin play; Kurt Liu, Toronto, lost 21-16, 21-16, 21-13 to Hugo Hoyama, Brazil, in Group H round-robin play, then lost 21-15, 21-9, 19-21 21-15 to Yuk Cheung, Hong Kong.
Women's doubles: Lijuan Geng, Ottawa, and Marie-Christine Roussy, Le-Gardeur, Que., lost to Miao Miao and Shirley Zhou, Australia, 21-12, 18-21, 21-17 in Group A round-robin play; then lost to Judith Herczig and Jia Liu, Austria, 12-21, 21-10, 21-18.
Mixed doubles: Xiao Xiao Wang, Edmonton, and Chris Xu, Vancouver, lost to Gae Jun Chang and Michelle Do, U.S., 15-21, 21-14, 22-20 in round-robin Group B play, then lost to Qianhong Gotsch and Jie Schoepp, Germany, 21-11, 21-16.
Women: Canada def. Kazakhstan 10-3 in round-robin play for one win and two ties in three games.
Women's 58-kg: Maryse Turcotte, Brossard, Que., finished fourth in final.