27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

Water polo. Results of tournament

Water polo competition at the 27th Summer Universiade was completed on July 17. It involved 259 athletes from 13 countries.


Universiade. Day 11. Water polo. © RIA Novosti/Ramil Sitdikov

On the women’s side, the gold medal at the Universiade in Kazan went to Russia, which defeated Hungary by a score of 18-11. The team from Italy won the bronze medal, narrowly beating the opponents from the United States, 6-5.


Universiade. Day 11. Water polo. © RIA Novosti

In the men's tournament, Serbia captured the bronze medal by beating Italy, 12-10. Hungary secured the championship with a 5-4 win over Universiade host Russia in the final.

Media Department of Kazan 2013 Executive Directorate