What Canada did...
... on September 20, 2000
SYDNEY (CP) -- What Canada Did at the Olympics on Wednesday:
Women: Canada lost 70-58 to France in round-robin play, dropping to 1-2 record.
Light welterweight (63.5-kg): Mike Strange, Niagara Falls, Ont., lost 9-3 on points to Nurhan Suleymanoglu, Turkey, in opening-round bout.
Women's sprint: Tanya Dubnicoff, Winnipeg, finished seventh overall.
Men's 40-kilometre points race: Mike Walton, Vancouver, finished ninth in final.
Individual Three-Day Event: Wyn St. John, Vancouver, riding Oliver, was 30th after dressage test; Bruce Mandeville, New Westminster, B.C., on Larissa, was 33rd.
Men: Canada lost 5-2 to the Netherlands, dropping to 0-2-1 in Pool A round-robin play.
Men's middleweight (90-kg): Keith Morgan, Calgary, def. Robert Ivers, Australia, yusei-gachi, in Pool A first round; beat Rasul Salimov, Azerbaijan, ippon, in second round, and won by ippon over Jean Claude Raphael, Mauritius, in quarter-finals; lost to Mark Huizinga, Netherlands, by ippon, in semifinals, then lost by ippon to Rusian Mashurenko, Ukraine.
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), finished third in repechage heat, eliminated.
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., placed second in repechage heat, advanced to final.
Women's lightweight double sculls: Tracy Duncan, Saskatoon, and Fiona Milne, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont., finished second in repechage heat, advanced to final.
Women's Europe: Beth Calkin, West Vancouver, B.C., was 10th overall after two races.
Women's Mistral (board): Caroll-Ann Alie, Gracefield, Que., was 18th overall after six races.
Men's Laser: Marty Essig, Carlisle, Ont., was 23rd overall after two races.
Men's Soling: Bill and Matt Abbott, Sarnia, Ont., and Brad Boston, Point Edward, Ont., were 13th overall after six races, eliminated from match racing competition.
Women's 50-metre standard rifle 3 positions: Sharon Bowes, Waterloo, Ont., tied for 26th in final; Caroi Johnson, Campbell River, B.C., was 40th in final.
Women: Canada def. Italy 7-1 in round-robin play, raising record to 1-3.
Men's 200-metre backstroke: Chris Renault, Calgary, finished sixth in semifinal heat, eliminated; Dustin Hersee, Vancouver, placed seventh in heat, eliminated.
Men's 200-metre individual medley: Curtis Myden, Calgary, finished sixth in semifinal heat, eliminated; Brian Johns, Richmond, B.C., was eighth in semifinal heat, eliminated.
Women's 100-metre freestyle: Laura Nicholls, Waterloo, finished seventh in semifinal heat, eliminated.
Women's 200-metre breaststroke: Christin Petelski, Victoria, was sixth in semifinal heat, eliminated.
Women's 800-metre freestyle relay: Marianne Limpert, Fredericton; Shannon Shakespeare, Winnipeg; Joanne Malar, Hamilton; Jessica Deglau, Vancouver, finished fifth in final.
Women's Singles: Lijuan Geng, Ottawa, def. Tamara Boros, Croatia, 18-21, 21-19, 21-23, 29-27, 21-14 in first round, advanced to second round.
Men's singles: Sebastien Lareau, Boucherville, Que., def. Michael Chang, U.S., 7-6 (8-6), 6-3 in first-round play.
Women's singles: Sonya Jeyaseelan, Toronto, lost 7-5, 6-2 to Sabine Applemans.
Women: Canada lost 7-4 to Australia, dropping to 1-2-2 in round-robin play.
Men's 69-kg: Sebastien Groulx, Brossard, Que., finished seventh in Group B.