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.

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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.

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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