Water polo at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Final results for the water polo tournament at the 1960 Summer Olympics.[1]

Water polo
at the Games of the XVII Olympiad
VenuesPiscina delle Rose
Stadio Olimpico del Nuoto
Date25 August – 3 September 1960
Competitors150 from 16 nations
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s)  Italy
2nd place, silver medalist(s)  Soviet Union
3rd place, bronze medalist(s)  Hungary
← 1956
1964 →

Medal summaryEdit

Gold Silver Bronze
  Italy
Amedeo Ambron
Danio Bardi
Giuseppe D'Altrui
Salvatore Gionta
Giancarlo Guerrini
Franco Lavoratori
Gianni Lonzi
Luigi Mannelli
Rosario Parmegiani
Eraldo Pizzo
Dante Rossi
Brunello Spinelli
  Soviet Union
Viktor Ageev
Givi Chikvanaia
Leri Gogoladze
Boris Goykhman
Yury Grigorovsky
Anatoly Kartashov
Vyacheslav Kurennoy
P'et're Mshveniyeradze
Vladimir Novikov
Yevgeny Saltsyn
Vladimir Semyonov
  Hungary
András Bodnár
Ottó Boros
Zoltán Dömötör
László Felkai
Dezső Gyarmati
István Hevesi
László Jeney
Tivadar Kanizsa
György Kárpáti
András Katona
János Konrád
Kálmán Markovits
Mihály Mayer
Péter Rusorán

ResultsEdit

For the team rosters see: Water polo at the 1960 Summer Olympics – Men's team squads.

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Italy 3 3 0 0 21 8 +13 6
  Romania 3 2 0 1 12 5 +7 4
  Japan 3 0 1 2 5 15 −10 1
  United Arab Emirates 3 0 1 2 7 17 −10 1

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Soviet Union 3 3 0 0 20 10 +10 6
  United Team of Germany (EUA) 3 2 0 1 15 9 +6 4
  Argentina 3 0 1 2 7 14 −7 1
  Brazil 3 0 1 2 7 16 −9 1

Group CEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Yugoslavia 3 3 0 0 15 4 +11 6
  Netherlands 3 1 1 1 9 8 +1 3
  South Africa 3 1 1 1 7 12 −5 3
  Australia 3 0 0 3 7 14 −7 0

Group DEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Hungary 3 3 0 0 27 9 +18 6
  United States 3 2 0 1 17 13 +4 4
  France 3 1 0 2 10 23 −13 2
  Belgium 3 0 0 3 8 17 −9 0

Semi-finalsEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Italy 3 3 0 0 9 3 +6 6
  Soviet Union 3 2 0 1 8 8 0 4
  Romania 3 0 1 2 8 10 −2 1
  United Team of Germany (EUA) 3 0 1 2 7 11 −4 1

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Yugoslavia 3 3 0 0 10 4 +6 6
  Hungary 3 2 0 1 11 5 +6 4
  United States 3 1 0 2 11 19 −8 2
  Netherlands 3 0 0 3 8 12 −4 0

Final roundEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Italy 3 2 1 0 7 4 +3 5
  Soviet Union 3 1 1 1 7 8 −1 3
  Hungary 3 0 2 1 7 8 −1 2
  Yugoslavia 3 1 0 2 6 7 −1 2

Final standingsEdit

Place Nation
1   Italy (ITA)
2   Soviet Union (URS)
3   Hungary (HUN)
4   Yugoslavia (YUG)
5   Romania (ROU)
6   United Team of Germany (EUA)
7   United States (USA)
8   Netherlands (NED)
9   Argentina (ARG)
  South Africa (RSA)
  France (FRA)
  Egypt (EGY)
13   Japan (JPN)
  Brazil (BRA)
  Australia (AUS)
  Belgium (BEL)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Water Polo at the 1960 Roma Summer Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 28 November 2019.

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