Water polo at the 1951 Asian Games

Water polo was played at the 1951 Asian Games in New Delhi on 11 March 1951. Two nations entered the water polo event - India and Singapore. The host nation India won the gold medal after beating Singapore 6–4.

Water polo
at the 1951 Asian Games
Water polo pictogram.svg
VenueNational Stadium Swimming Pool
Dates11 March
Competitors16 from 2 nations
1954 →


Event Gold Silver Bronze
Jahan Ahir
Ganesh Das
D. Daver
R. Dean
Isaac Mansoor
G. Rattansey
Kanti Shah
Lionel Chee
Ho Kian Bin
Kee Soon Bee
Barry Mitchell
Keith Mitchell
Sim Boon Hoon
Tan Hwee Hock
Tan Wee Eng
Wiebe Wolters
None awarded



11 March India   6–4   Singapore National Stadium Swimming Pool, New Delhi
Scoring by half: 2–3, 4–1
Shah, Dean 2 Goals Sim B.H. 2

Final standingEdit

Rank Team Pld W D L
    India 1 1 0 0
    Singapore 1 0 0 1


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