Badminton at the 2000 Summer Olympics

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at the Games of the XXVII Olympiad
Olympic rings with white rims.svg
Venue Sydney Showground Hall 3
Dates 17 – 23 September 2000
No. of events 5 (2 men, 2 women, 1 mixed)
1996 2004

Badminton was held at The Dome and Exhibition Complex at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney from 17–23 September 2000. The competition included five events (men's and women's singles, men's and women's doubles, and mixed doubles).

The tournament was single-elimination. Matches consisted of three sets, with sets being to 15 except in women's singles, where sets were to 11.


Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles
Ji Xinpeng
Xia Xuanze
Men's doubles
Tony Gunawan
and Candra Wijaya
Lee Dong-soo
and Yoo Yong-sung
 South Korea
Ha Tae-kwon
and Kim Dong-moon
 South Korea
Women's singles
Gong Zhichao
Camilla Martin
Ye Zhaoying
Women's doubles
Ge Fei
and Gu Jun
Huang Nanyan
and Yang Wei
Gao Ling
and Qin Yiyuan
Mixed doubles
Zhang Jun
and Gao Ling
Tri Kusharyanto
and Minarti Timur
Simon Archer
and Joanne Goode
 Great Britain

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 China 4 1 3 8
2 Indonesia 1 2 0 3
3 South Korea 0 1 1 2
4 Denmark 0 1 0 1
5 Great Britain 0 0 1 1

Participating nations[edit]

A total of 28 nations participated in this event.