Hungarian men's water polo team back on the top of the podium again

Saturday, August 3, 2013

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.

Final classifications:
1. Hungary
2. Montenegro
3. Croatia
4. Italy
5. Spain
6. Greece
7. Serbia
8. Australia
9. United States of America
10. Germany
11. Canada
12. Kazakhstan
13. Romania
14. China
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

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