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Hungary women's national water polo team

The Hungary women's national water polo team represents Hungary in international women's water polo competitions and friendly matches. The team is one of the leading teams in Europe since the early 1990s, claiming the world title at the 1994 World Aquatics Championships in Rome, Italy.

Hungary
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AssociationHungarian Swimming Association
ConfederationLEN (Europe)
Head coachAttila Bíró
Asst coachBertalan Áts
CaptainRita Keszthelyi
FINA codeHUN
Olympic Games
Appearances4 (first in 2004)
Best result4th place (2008, 2012, 2016)
World Championships
Appearances13 (first in 1986)
Best result1st, gold medalist(s) (1994, 2005)
World League
Appearances5 (first in 2004)
Best result2nd, silver medalist(s) (2004)
World Cup
Appearances8 (first in 1988)
Best result1st, gold medalist(s) (2002)
European Championship
Appearances17 (first in 1985)
Best result1st, gold medalist(s) (1991, 2001, 2016)

Contents

ResultsEdit

Olympic GamesEdit

Year Position
  2004 6th place
  2008 4th place
  2012 4th place
  2016 4th place

World ChampionshipEdit

Year Position
  1986 5th place
  1991 4th place
  1994  
  1998 7th place
  2001  
  2003 5th place
  2005  
  2007 4th place
  2009 7th place
  2011 9th place
  2013  
  2015 9th place
  2017 5th place
  2019

World LeagueEdit

Year Position
  2004  
  2005 4th place
  2007 eliminated
  2010 6th place
  2011 eliminated
  2012 eliminated
  2013 4th place
  2014 eliminated
  2017 4th place
  2019 6th place

World CupEdit

Year Position
  1988  
  1989  
  1993  
  1995  
  1999 4th place
  2002  
  2006 5th place
  2010 6th place
  2014 5th place

European ChampionshipEdit

Year Position
  1985  
  1987  
  1989  
  1991  
 1993  
  1995  
  1997 5th place
  1999 4th place
  2001  
  2003  
  2006  
  2008  
  2010 5th place
  2012  
  2014  
  2016  
  2018 4th place

LEN Europa CupEdit

Year Position
  2018 6th place

TeamEdit

Current squadEdit

Roster for the 2018 Women's European Water Polo Championship.[1]

Head coach: Attila Bíró

No Name Date of birth Position L/R Height Weight Club
1 Edina Gangl (1990-06-25) 25 June 1990 (age 29) Goalkeeper R 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) 66 kg (146 lb)   UVSE
2 Dorottya Szilágyi (1996-11-10) 10 November 1996 (age 22) Field player R 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) 68 kg (150 lb)   Dunaújvárosi FVE
3 Rebecca Parkes (1994-08-16) 16 August 1994 (age 25) Centre back R 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) 79 kg (174 lb)   UVSE
4 Gréta Gurisatti (1996-05-14) 14 May 1996 (age 23) Field player R 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) 73 kg (161 lb)   Dunaújvárosi FVE
5 Gabriella Szűcs (1988-03-07) 7 March 1988 (age 31) Field player R 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 73 kg (161 lb)   UVSE
6 Brigitta Horváth (1996-05-14) 14 May 1996 (age 23) Wing L 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) 77 kg (170 lb)   Dunaújvárosi FVE
7 Anna Illés (1994-02-21) 21 February 1994 (age 25) Field player R 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 70 kg (150 lb)   California Golden Bears
8 Rita Keszthelyi (C) (1991-12-10) 10 December 1991 (age 27) Field player R 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 68 kg (150 lb)   UVSE
9 Dóra Leimeter (1996-05-08) 8 May 1996 (age 23) Centre back L 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) 77 kg (170 lb)   Budapesti VSC
10 Anikó Gyöngyösi (1990-05-21) 21 May 1990 (age 29) Centre forward R 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) 100 kg (220 lb)   Budapesti VSC
11 Dóra Csabai (1989-04-20) 20 April 1989 (age 30) Field player R 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) 66 kg (146 lb)   UVSE
12 Krisztina Garda (1994-07-16) 16 July 1994 (age 25) Defender R 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) 80 kg (180 lb)   Dunaújvárosi FVE
13 Eszter Tóth (1992-10-01) 1 October 1992 (age 26) Goalkeeper R 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) 66 kg (146 lb)   Budapesti VSC

Past squadsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Team Roster" (PDF). wp2018bcn.microplustiming.com. 16 July 2018.

External linksEdit