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... on September 30, 2000

SYDNEY (CP) -- What Canada Did at the Olympics on Saturday:

BASKETBALL
Men: Canada def. Russia 86-83 in double overtime to finish in seventh place overall.

CANOE-KAYAK
Flat Water
Men's C-1 1,000m: Steve Giles, Lake Echo, N.S., won bronze medal.
Men's C-2 1,000m: Attila Buday and Tamas Buday, Mississauga, Ont., finished seventh in final.
Women's K-4 500m: Carrie Lightbound, Mississauga; Julia Rivard, North Bay, Ont.; Kamini Jain, Calgary; Marie-Josee Gibeau-Ouimet, Lachine, Que., wound up ninth in final.

CYCLING
Women's individual time trial: Clara Hughes, Winnipeg, finished sixth in final; Genevieve Jeanson, Lachine, was 15th in final.
Men's individual time trial: Eric Wohlberg, Levack, Ont., placed 20th in final.

DIVING
Men's 10m platform: Alexander Despatie, Montreal, finished fourth in final.

FIELD HOCKEY
Men: Canada lost 3-0 to Spain, finished in 10th place overall.

SAILING
Open Star: Ross Macdonald, Vancouver, and Kai Bjorn, Montreal, wound up fifth overall.
Men's Finn: Richard Clarke, Toronto, finished 17th overall.

TAEKWONDO
Women's heavyweight (67-kg plus): Dominique Bosshart, Winnipeg, won bronze medal, with 3-1 record.

WRESTLING
Freestyle
58-kg: Gia Sissaouri, Montreal, def. Talata Embalo, Guineau-Bisseau, by forfeit, in elimination round.
69-kg: Daniel Igali, Surrey, B.C., def. Amir Tavakolian Haghighi, Iran, 2-2, OT, 9:00, to advance to quarter-finals.
85-kg: Justin Abdou, Moose Jaw, Sask., lost 8-0 to Yoel Romero, Cuba, in elimination round




 Sport by Sport
PARALYMPICS
Purdy's golden moment
WRESTLING
IOC strips gold medal
TENNIS
Nestor's golden win hits home
BOXING
Harrison starts in Britain
WEIGHTLIFTING
Bulgarian coach resigns
TRACK & FIELD
Student suspended for e-mail threats
CANOE/KAYAK
Bridesmaid Brunet
PENTATHLON
Brit wins women's modern pentathlon
TRIATHLON
Simon's our man
BASKETBALL
Dream Team hangs on for another gold
WATER POLO
Hungary destroys Russia in title game
GYMNASTICS
Barsukova wins rhythmic gold in an upset
EQUESTRIAN
Wind dashes Millar's medal hopes
VOLLEYBALL
Yugoslavia beats Russia for gold
DIVING
Despatie arrives early
FIELD HOCKEY
Netherlands retains Olympic title
TAEKWONDO
Bosshart wins bronze in taekwondo
SYNCHRO
Ironic performance wins bronze
SAILING
Clarke retires after finishing 17th