Sydney 2000

 

 

Sydney 2000

The Sydney 2000 section of the biography is here but be sure to read the rest of the biography first to understand it.

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2000 Olympic Photo Gallery
A large selection of Pics of Kieren at the Sydney Olympics!
New pics just added (Apr 2001).

Olympic Pics>>

 Kieren swims into history with silver worth its weight in gold

Kieren may have won silver at the Olympics this time around, but it was a medal that was worth its weight in gold - and created Olympic history.

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Perkins qualifies fastest for final with 14:58
The King is back - with a vengance!
Or at least, that was the message Perkins' rivals would have received from his amazing 1500m heat swim this morning...

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Thrilled Kieren carries Olympic flame, lights cauldron
Tens of thousands of spectators clogged the city centre as Kieren Perkins ran the final leg of the Olympic torch relay in Brisbane - Australia's 3rd largest city and Kieren's home - to light the cauldron to a wildly cheering crowd and begin the evening celebrations.
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King Kieren makes 3rd Olympic team, is crowd's favourite
Though many doubters said he could not do it, Kieren Perkins easily made his 3rd Olympic team. And there was no doubt who was the crowd favourite - the entire 12,500 strong crowd was on their feet screaming "Kieren! Kieren! Kieren!"
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