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Sports at the 2000 Olympic Games

The 2000 Olympic games were held in Sydney, Australia. There were 28 sports on the program, an increase of two compared to the last Olympic Games. Taekwondo and Triathlon were added to the program. Trampolining events were added to the gymnastics program.

List of sports for the 2000 Olympics

  1. Aquatics (Swimming, Diving, Synchronized Swimming and Water Polo)
  2. Archery
  3. Athletics
  4. Badminton
  5. Baseball
  6. Basketball
  7. Boxing
  8. Canoeing
  9. Cycling (Road, Track and Mountain Biking)
  10. Equestrian
  11. Fencing
  12. Field Hockey
  13. Football
  14. Gymnastics (Artistic, Rhythmic and Trampolining)
  15. Handball
  16. Judo
  17. Modern Pentathlon
  18. Rowing
  19. Sailing
  20. Shooting
  21. Softball
  22. Table Tennis
  23. Taekwondo
  24. Tennis
  25. Triathlon
  26. Volleyball (Indoor and Beach)
  27. Weight Lifting
  28. Wrestling (Greco-Roman and Freestyle)

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