The Hungarian men's water polo team won gold medal at the Barcelona World Championships! Hungary is back on the top of the podium by beating Montenegro 8-7 in an exciting match in front of a near-capacity crowd. The Hungarian team won gold medal the last time ten years ago in 2003, also in the Catalan capital.
The gold medal winning team:
Viktor Nagy, Miklos Gor-Nagy, Norbert Madaras, Bence Batori, Marton Vamos (1), Norbert Hosnyanszky (1), Adam Decker, Marton Szivos (2), Daniel Varga (1), Denes Varga (1), Krisztian Bedo, Balazs Harai (2), Attila Decker. Head Coach: Tibor Benedek.
9. United States of America
15. South Africa
16. New Zealand
Awards (as selected by media representatives):
Most Valuable Player: Denes Varga (HUN)
Best Goalkeeper: Viktor Nagy (HUN)
Highest goal-scorer: Sandro Sukno (CRO) — 25 goals
Aleksandar Ivovic (MNE) — 25 goals
(nemzetisport.hu – hungarianambiance.com)