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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Cathy Freeman of Australia reacts after winning the Olympic gold in the 400m final 25 September, 2000 at the Sydney Olympic Games. The silver medal went to Lorraine Graham of Jamaica and the bronze to Katharine Merry of Britain. Freeman, who competes in the women's 200m, the women's 400m and the 4x400m relay, has won 41 from 42 starts in 400m since 1997, unbeaten in 1999 and 2000. She was the world 400m champion in 1997 and 1999, and the silver in the 1996 Olympic Games 400m.AFP PHOTO/Jeff HAYNES (Photo credit should read JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images)

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA:  Cathy Freeman of Australia reacts after winning the Olympic gold in the 400m final 25 September, 2000 at the Sydney Olympic Games. The silver medal went to Lorraine Graham of Jamaica and the bronze to Katharine Merry of Britain. Freeman, who competes in the women's 200m, the women's 400m and the 4x400m relay, has won 41 from 42 starts in 400m since 1997, unbeaten in 1999 and 2000. She was the world 400m champion in 1997 and 1999, and the silver in the 1996 Olympic Games 400m.AFP PHOTO/Jeff HAYNES (Photo credit should read JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images)