Matteo Aicardi (born 19 April 1986) is an Italian water polo center forward. He won the world title in 2011 and two medals at the 2012 and 2016 Olympics. In 2012 he was awarded the Gold Collar of Sporting Merit from the Italian Olympic Committee.[3]

Matteo Aicardi
Matteo Aicardi 2015.jpg
Aicardi at the 2015 World Championships
Personal information
NationalityItalian
Born (1986-04-19) 19 April 1986 (age 33)
Finale Ligure, Italy[1]
Height1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)[2]
Weight102 kg (225 lb)
Sport
SportWater polo
ClubRN Savona[1]
Pro Recco (2012-)[3]
Coached byClaudio Mistrangelo
Alessandro Campagna[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Matteo Aicardi". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2016-02-20.
  2. ^ Matteo Aicardi Archived 2016-10-18 at the Wayback Machine. rio2016.com
  3. ^ a b Matteo Aicardi. nbcolympics.com
  4. ^ "Matteo Aicardi". London 2012. The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games Limited. Archived from the original on 2013-01-23. Retrieved 13 September 2012.