FINA Communication Department

FINA is pleased to announce the men and women’s teams taking part in the 17th FINA World Championships in Budapest (HUN).

Men’s Water Polo Tournament – 16 Teams

 

Qualification

Continent

Country

1

WPWL 2016

Europe

SRB

2

WPWL 2016

Europe

USA

3

Host

Europe

HUN

4

OG 2016

Europe

CRO

5

OG 2016

Europe

ITA

6

OG 2016

Europe

MNE

7

OG 2016

Europe

GRE

8

Europe

Europe

ESP

9

Europe

Europe

RUS

10

Europe

Europe

FRA

11

Americas

Americas

BRA

12

Americas

Americas

CAN

13

Asia

Asia

JPN

14

Asia

Asia

KAZ

15

Africa

Africa

RSA

16

Oceania

Oceania

AUS

 

Women’s Water Polo Tournament – 16 Teams

 

Qualification

Continent

Country

1

WPWL 2016

Americas

USA

2

WPWL 2016

Europe

ESP

3

Host

Europe

HUN

4

OG 2016

Europe

ITA

5

OG 2016

Europe

RUS

6

OG 2016

Oceania

AUS

7

OG 2016

Asia

CHN

8

Europe

Europe

NED

9

Europe

Europe

GRE

10

Europe

Europe

FRA

11

Americas

Americas

CAN

12

Americas

Americas

BRA

13

Asia

Asia

JPN

14

Asia

Asia

KAZ

15

Africa

Africa

RSA

16

Oceania

Oceania

NZL

 

Both water polo tournaments will be held from July 16 to July 29 (schedule).

As a reminder, the Draw will be held on February 24, 2017 and streaming will be available on FINA Youtube Channel (12:00-12:40 local time in Budapest).