Iran men's national water polo team

The Iran men's national water polo team represents Iran in men's international water polo competitions and is controlled by the IR Iran Amateur Swimming Federation.

Iran
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FINA codeIRI
Nickname(s)Team Melli
AssociationIR Iran Amateur Swimming Federation
ConfederationAASF (Asia)
Head coachAleksandar Ćirić
Asst coachVahid Rezaei
CaptainHamed Malek-Khanbanan
Home venueShahid Shiroudi Stadium
Olympic Games
Appearances1 (first in 1976)
Best result12th place (1976)
World Championship
Appearances2 (first in 1975)
Best result15th place (1975, 1998)
World League
Appearances3 (first in 2008)
Best resultPreliminary round (2008, 2009, 2010)
Asian Games
Appearances8 (first in 1970)
Best result1st place, gold medalist(s) Gold medal (1974)
Iran men's national water polo team
Medal record
Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 1974 Tehran Team
Bronze medal – third place 2018 Jakarta Team

Tournament recordsEdit

Olympic GamesEdit

World ChampionshipsEdit

World CupEdit

World LeagueEdit

FINA Development TrophyEdit

  • 2007  Bronze Medal
  • 2011  Silver Medal
  • 2015  Gold Medal
  • 2017 – Disqualified

Asian GamesEdit

  • 1970 – 4th place
  • 1974  Gold Medal
  • 1986 – 4th place
  • 1990 – 6th place
  • 1994 – 4th place
  • 1998 – 5th place
  • 2002 – 4th place
  • 2006 – 4th place
  • 2018  Bronze Medal

Asian ChampionshipsEdit

Asian CupEdit

  • 2010  Silver Medal
  • 2012  Bronze Medal
  • 2013  Gold Medal

Islamic Solidarity GamesEdit

  • 2005 – 4th place
  • 2017  Silver Medal

Famous coachesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "HistoFINA – Water polo medalists and statistics" (PDF). fina.org. FINA. September 2019. pp. 4, 14, 25, 40, 48, 55. Archived from the original (PDF) on 17 April 2021. Retrieved 16 April 2021.

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