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Water polo at the
2008 Summer Olympics
Water Polo 2008.png
Tournament details
Host country  China
Dates 9 August - 24 August
Teams 20 (from 5 confederations)
Venue(s) (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Gold medal blank.svg  Hungary (Men)
 Netherlands (Women)
Runner-up Silver medal blank.svg  United States (Men)
 United States (Women)
Third place Bronze medal blank.svg  Serbia (Men)
 Australia (Women)
Fourth place  Montenegro (Men)
 Hungary (Women)
Water polo at the
2008 Summer Olympics
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Tournament
men   women
Rosters
men  women

Water polo at the 2008 Summer Olympics was held from August 10 to August 24, 2008, at the Ying Tung Natatorium in Beijing, People's Republic of China.

The Ying Tung Natatorium after the Olympic Games.

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Medalists

Men's medalists

Gold: Silver: Bronze:
Flag of Hungary.svg Hungary
Zoltán Szécsi
Tamás Varga
Norbert Madaras
Dénes Varga
Tamás Kásás
Norbert Hosnyánszky
Gergely Kiss
Tibor Benedek
Dániel Varga
Péter Biros
Gábor Kis
Tamás Molnár
István Gergely
Flag of the United States.svg United States
Merrill Moses
Peter Varellas
Peter Hudnut
Jeff Powers
Adam Wright
Rick Merlo
Layne Beaubien
Tony Azevedo
Ryan Bailey
Tim Hutten
Jesse Smith
J. W. Krumpholz
Brandon Brooks
Flag of Serbia.svg Serbia
Denis Šefik
Živko Gocić
Andrija Prlainović
Vanja Udovičić
Dejan Savić
Duško Pijetlović
Nikola Rađen
Filip Filipović
Aleksandar Ćirić
Aleksandar Šapić
Vladimir Vujasinović
Branko Peković
Slobodan Soro

Women's medalists

Gold Silver Bronze
 Netherlands
Ilse van der Meijden
Yasemin Smit
Mieke Cabout
Biurakn Hakhverdian
Marieke van den Ham
Danielle de Bruijn
Iefke van Belkum
Noeki Klein
Gillian van den Berg
Alette Sijbring
Rianne Guichelaar
Simone Koot
Meike de Nooy

Head Coach:
Robin van Galen
 United States
Elizabeth Armstrong
Heather Petri
Brittany Hayes
Brenda Villa
Lauren Wenger
Natalie Golda
Patty Cardenas
Jessica Steffens
Elsie Windes
Alison Gregorka
Moriah van Norman
Kami Craig
Jaime Hipp

Head Coach:
Guy Baker
 Australia
Emma Knox
Gemma Beadsworth
Nikita Cuffe
Rebecca Rippon
Suzie Fraser
Bronwen Knox
Taniele Gofers
Kate Gynther
Jenna Santoromito
Mia Santoromito
Melissa Rippon
Amy Hetzel
Alicia McCormack

Head Coach:
Greg McFadden

Qualification

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Water polo men

Africa Americas Asia Europe Oceania
 Canada
 United States
 China  Croatia
 Germany
 Greece
 Hungary
 Italy
 Montenegro
 Serbia
 Spain
 Australia

Water polo women

Africa Americas Asia Europe Oceania
 United States  China  Greece
 Hungary
 Italy
 Netherlands
 Russia
 Australia

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