Men Water Polo XVII Olympic Games Roma, Italy 1960 Qualification
16 Teams qualified to Roma Olympic Games Men 1960
automatic qualifications
ItalyHost and 4th in 1956
HungaryMen 19561st
YugoslaviaMen 19562nd
Soviet UnionMen 19563rd
United StatesMen 19565th
GermanyMen 19566th
RomaniaMen 19568th
playing qualifications
FranceCamogli (ITA)1st
EgyptZagreb (YUG)1st
BelgiumGroningen (NED)1st
AustraliaMelbourne (AUS)1st
ArgentinaSouth America
BrazilSouth America
South AfricaAfrica-??
Probably South Africa and Japan were the only teams from respective Regions.
datetimeteam 1scoreteam 2HT
played in Melbourne (AUS) - Winner Australia.
24.0220:00AUS Australia7-1NZL New Zealand
O. Sherman 2, K. Weigard 3, E. Pierce 2 ; A. Griffiths
dateteam 1scoreteam 2HT
played in Camogli (ITA) - Winner France.
26.06FRA France7-6ESP Spain4-4
Morocco withdrew
dateteam 1scoreteam 2HT
played in Groningen (NED) - Winner Belgium.
25.06Sweden6-5GBR Great Britain3-4
24.06Belgium4-3GBR Great Britain2-1
dateteam 1scoreteam 2HT
played in Zagreb (YUG) - Winner Egypt.
18.06Egypt7-2GRE Greece3-1
Bulgaria DNS. Garyfallos (GRE) 2.
M. WithersV
J. O'BrienV
K. WhiteheadNSW
O. ShermanV
K. WeigardV
E. PierceNSW
A. CharlestonWA
New Zealand
A. GriffithsWaikato
A. ChamberlainWaikato
A. KeenanWell
R. HenryC
J. CourtA
D. ElisA
R. HarkerA
A. JacksonC
R. HatchwellWell
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Special thanks to Serguey Shklyar

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Last updated: 7 Aug 2021
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