2001 Men's European Water Polo Championship

The 2001 Men's European Water Polo Championship was the 25th edition of the bi-annual event, organised by the Europe's governing body in aquatics, the Ligue Européenne de Natation. The event took place in Budapest, Hungary from June 15 to June 24, 2001.

TeamsEdit

Preliminary roundEdit

GROUP AEdit

Team Points G W D L GF GA Diff
1.   FR Yugoslavia 10 5 5 0 0 47 32 +15
2.   Hungary 8 5 4 0 1 44 30 +14
3.   Spain 6 5 3 0 2 30 28 +2
4.   Italy 4 5 2 0 3 39 35 +4
5.   Netherlands 1 5 0 1 4 24 40 −16
6.   Romania 1 5 0 1 4 25 44 −19
  • Friday June 15, 2001
FR Yugoslavia   9–7   Spain
Romania   5–12   Hungary
Netherlands   4–10   Italy
  • Saturday June 16, 2001
Spain   5–7   Hungary
Italy   9–4   Romania
FR Yugoslavia   10–7   Netherlands
  • Sunday June 17, 2001
Hungary   10–5   Italy
Netherlands   0–4   Spain
FR Yugoslavia   11–5   Romania
  • Monday June 18, 2001
Spain   8–7   Italy
FR Yugoslavia   8–5   Hungary
Netherlands   6–6   Romania
  • Tuesday June 19, 2001
Italy   8–9   FR Yugoslavia
Hungary   10–7   Netherlands
Romania   5–6   Spain

GROUP BEdit

Team Points G W D L GF GA Diff
1.   Greece 9 5 4 1 0 48 35 +13
2.   Croatia 6 5 2 2 1 41 31 +10
3.   Russia 6 5 3 0 2 47 36 +11
4.   Slovakia 5 5 2 1 2 48 52 −4
5.   Germany 4 5 2 0 3 35 33 +2
6.   France 0 5 0 0 5 27 59 −32
  • Friday June 15, 2001
Germany   4–7   Greece
France   4–13   Russia
Slovakia   10–9   Croatia
  • Saturday June 16, 2001
Greece   10–7   Russia
Croatia   12–3   France
Germany   9–9   Slovakia
  • Sunday June 17, 2001
Russia   6–8   Croatia
Slovakia   8–14   Greece
France   3–11   Germany
  • Monday June 18, 2001
Greece   7–7   Croatia
Germany   6–9   Russia
Slovakia   13–8   France
  • Tuesday June 19, 2001
Croatia   5–5   Germany
Russia   12–8   Slovakia
France   9–10   Greece

QuarterfinalsEdit

  • Thursday June 21, 2001
Croatia   7–6   Spain
Hungary   10–9   Russia
Italy   7–6   Greece
FR Yugoslavia   8–7   Slovakia

SemifinalsEdit

  • Friday June 22, 2001
Italy   8–7   Hungary
FR Yugoslavia   8–6   Croatia

FinalsEdit

  • Saturday June 23, 2001 — Seventh place
Greece   8–4   Slovakia
  • Saturday June 23, 2001 — Fifth place
Russia   8–5   Spain
  • Sunday June 24, 2001 —   Bronze Medal
Hungary   12–9   Croatia
  • Sunday June 24, 2001 —   Gold Medal
FR Yugoslavia   8–5   Italy



Final RankingEdit

Individual awardsEdit

ReferencesEdit