World Championships Water Polo Tournament Groups Announced

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February 24th, 2017 Video, Water Polo

The Draw for the men and women’s World Championship Water Polo tournaments took place just minutes ago in the future 17th FINA World Championships host city, Budapest, Hungary.

The groups’ composition unfold as follow:

Women‘s water polo draw

Group A: Italy (1), Brazil (2), Canada (3), China (4)
Group B: New Zealand (1), South Africa (2), Spain (3), USA (4)
Group C: Japan (1), Netherlands (2), Hungary (3), France 4),
Group D: Australia (1), Russia (2), Kazakhstan (3), Greece (4)

Men’s water polo draw

Group A: Brazil (1), Montenegro (2), Kazakhstan (3), Canada (4)
Group B: France (1), Australia (2), Italy (3), Hungary (4)
Group C: Spain (1), Serbia (2), Greece (3), South Africa (4)
Group D: USA (1), Japan (2), Croatia (3), Russia (4)

in addition the Draw for the FINA World Junior Water Polo Championships was also held in Budapest today.

Women’s Junior

Group A: Japan (1), Russia (2), Hungary (3), Netherlands (4)
Group B: China (1), Australia (2), South Africa (3), Greece (4)
Group C: Italy (1), Canada (2), Americas 3 (3), Germany (4)
Group D: Spain (1), Americas 4 (2), New Zealand (3), USA (4)

Men’s Junior

Group A: USA (1), Russia (2), Greece (3), Americas 4 (4), Iran (5)
Group B: Netherlands (1), Americas 5 (2), Spain (3), Japan (4), Croatia (5)
Group C: New Zealand (1), Australia (2), Americas 3 (3), Serbia (4), China (5)
Group D: Italy (1), Hungary (2), Egypt (3), Canada (4), South Africa (5)

Watch the Draw of the 17th FINA World Championships Water Polo live from Budapest! The Championships will take place from 16th July to 29th July 2017 at the Alfred Hajos Complex, Margaret Island in Budapest. For more information visit: https://www.fina-budapest2017.com/en/sports/water-polo

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