Water polo at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Water polo
at the Games of the XVII Olympiad
Venues Piscina delle Rose
Stadio Olimpico del Nuoto
Date 25 August – 3 September 1960
Competitors 150 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 →

Final results for the water polo tournament at the 1960 Summer Olympics.[1][2]

Medal summary

Results

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

Group A

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 B

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 C

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 D

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-finals

Group A

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 B

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 round

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 standings

Place[1] 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  South Africa (RSA)
10  France (FRA)
11  Argentina (ARG)
12  Brazil (BRA)
13  Egypt (EGY)
14  Japan (JPN)
15  Australia (AUS)
16  Belgium (BEL)

References

  1. ^ a b c "HistoFINA – Water polo medalists and statistics" (PDF). fina.org. FINA. September 2019. p. 4. Archived (PDF) from the original on 14 August 2020. Retrieved 22 August 2020.
  2. ^ "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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