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Dénes Andor Varga (born 29 March 1987) is a Hungarian water polo player, currently playing for Ferencváros.

Dénes Varga
Dénes Varga Rio2016.jpg
Varga at the 2016 Olympics
Personal information
Full nameDénes Andor Varga
Nickname(s)Dumi
Born (1987-03-29) 29 March 1987 (age 32)
Budapest, Hungary[1]
Height1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)[2]
Weight96 kg (212 lb)
Sport
SportWater polo
ClubÚjpesti TE-Taxi2000 (–2004)
TEVA-VasasPlaket (2005–2010)
Primorje Rijeka (2010–2014)
Szolnoki Dózsa-KÖZGÉP (2014–2017)
Ferencvárosi TC (2017– )

He was a member of the gold medal winning Hungary men's national water polo team at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, together with his older brother Dániel.[1]

HonoursEdit

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ClubEdit

  • Hungarian Championship (OB I): 8x (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 - with Vasas; 2015, 2016, 2017 - with Szolnok; 2018 - with Ferencváros)
  • Hungarian Cup (Magyar Kupa): 3x (2009 - with Vasas; 2014, 2016 - with Szolnok)
  • Croatian Championship (Prva HVL): 1x (2014 - with Primorje)
  • Croatian Cup (Kup Hrvatske): 2x (2012, 2013 - with Primorje)

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Dénes Varga Biography and Olympic Results". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 20 October 2012. Retrieved 29 January 2012.
  2. ^ Dénes Varga Archived 2016-08-26 at the Wayback Machine. rio2016.com
  3. ^ a b c d Dénes Varga. nbcolympics.com
  4. ^ "Olimpikonok kitüntetése a Parlamentben" (in Hungarian). Hungarian Olympic Committee. 29 August 2008. Archived from the original on 5 August 2012. Retrieved 27 January 2012.
Awards and achievements
Preceded by
  Filip Filipović
Most Valuable Player of
Water Polo World Championship

2013
Succeeded by
  Duško Pijetlović
Preceded by
  Josip Pavić
FINA Water Polo Player of the Year
2013
Succeeded by
  Filip Filipović
Preceded by
  Mlađan Janović
Most Valuable Player of
European Water Polo Championship

2014
Succeeded by
  Andrija Prlainović