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Water polo at the 1984 Summer Olympics

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Dates  1–10 August 1984
Venue  Raleigh Runnels Memorial Pool

The water polo tournament at the 1984 Summer Olympics was held from August 1 to August 10, 1984, at the Raleigh Runnels Memorial Pool in Malibu, California. The tournament featured 12 men's teams, playing two rounds of round-robin play: preliminaries and finals.

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Water polo was one of four Aquatics sports held at the 1984 games, along with swimming, diving, and synchronized swimming, which was held for the first time.

Teams

12 teams played in the 1984 Olympic tournament:

The top 8 teams qualified for the 1985 FINA Men's Water Polo World Cup in Duisburg, West Germany.

Tournament play

The tournament was set up into 2 levels of round-robin play: preliminary play in 3 groups; and final play in 2 groups. The top 2 teams from each preliminary group (shaded ones) advanced to Group D and played for the top-6 places; the bottom 2 teams from each preliminary group played in Group E to determine places 7-12.

Group A

  • August 1
  • August 2
  • August 3
  • Group B

  • August 1
  • August 2
  • August 3
  • Group C

  • August 1
  • August 2
  • August 3
  • Group D

  • August 6
  • August 7
  • August 9
  • August 10
  • Group E

  • August 6
  • August 7
  • August 9
  • August 10
  • References

    Water polo at the 1984 Summer Olympics Wikipedia


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