Who won 5 gold medals in 2000 female?

Who won 5 gold medals in 2000 female?

Marion Jones
Marion Jones, (born October 12, 1975, Los Angeles, California, U.S.), American athlete, who, at the 2000 Olympic Games, became the first woman to win five track-and-field medals at a single Olympics.

Who is the best female volleyball team?

FIVB Senior World Ranking – Women

Rank National Team WR Score
1 USA 385
2 Brazil 380
3 China 350
4 Turkey 331

Does Cuba have an Olympic volleyball team?

The Cuba men’s national volleyball team (Spanish: Selección masculina de voleibol de Cuba) is the national team of Cuba. Cuba in the 1976 Summer Olympics won the bronze medal. Cuba have attained two silver and two bronze World Championship medals and have won the NORCECA Championship 15 times.

What female has won the most Olympic medals?

gymnast Larisa Latynina
Most number of Olympic medals won Among the women, former Soviet gymnast Larisa Latynina, with 18 Olympic medals, is the most successful female Olympian.

What American female has won the most Olympic medals?

Allyson Felix becomes most decorated U.S. track athlete in Olympic history with 11 medals

  • 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Gold medal, 4×400 meter relay.
  • 2016 Rio Olympics. Gold medal, 4×100-meter relay.
  • 2012 London Olympics. Gold medal, 200 meters.
  • 2008 Beijing Olympics. Gold medal, 4×400-meter relay.
  • 2004 Athens Olympics.

Why did Wilfredo Leon leave Cuba?

Wilfredo León left Cuba to see how far his high-flying talents could take him. Having starred as a pro in Italy, he now wants to win gold for Poland. TOKYO — There are roughly 11,000 athletes at the Tokyo Olympics, each with a story. Here is one of them, about the world’s greatest volleyball player.

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