Water Polo Schedule & Teams Info of 2021 Tokyo Summer Olympics

The Water polo sport is played between two teams in water. It consists of two teams play in water and goals by throwing the ball into the opposition goal post. There are six field players with one goalkeeper for each team. And the fun fact is while they play with swimming the whole water pool.

Water Polo Schedule, Fixtures & Calendar of Tokyo 2021 Summer Olympic Games

In the 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games, this sports event will be scheduled from 24th July to 8th August at Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center. The twelve teams for men and ten teams for women will play in this competition. In total 242 competitors will participate that two events.

Water Polo Action for Goal

The men’s 12-team qualification comes from eight different competitions. Those competitions are – 2019 FINA World League, 2019 FINA World Championships, 2019 Pan American Games, Oceanian Continental Selection, African Continental Selection, 2020 European Championships, 2018 Asian Games, World Qualification Tournament.

Men’s Water Polo Schedule, Fixtures & Calendar of 2021 Summer Olympics

Here the men’s qualified 12 teams for the Water polo at Tokyo Olympic Games.

Group AGroup B
United StatesSpain
South AfricaCroatia
GreeceAustralia
HungarySerbia
JapanKazakhstan
ItalyMontenegro

Men’s Water Polo Full Match Schedule & Fixture of Tokyo 2021 Summer Olympic Game

Date (2021)MatchTime
25th JulyGroup A, South Africa vs Italy
Group A, Hungary vs Greece
10:00 – 12:50
Group A, United States vs Japan
Group B, Australia vs Montenegro
14:00 – 16:50
Group B, Serbia vs Spain
Group B, Croatia vs Kazakhstan
18:20 – 21:10
27th JulyGroup A, South Africa vs United States
Group B, Montenegro vs Spain
10:00 – 12:50
Group B, Kazakhstan vs Serbia
Group A, Italy vs Greece
14:00 – 16:50
Group A, Japan vs Hungary
Group B, Australia vs Croatia
18:20 – 21:10
29th JulyGroup A, Hungary vs South Africa
Group B, Spain vs Kazakhstan
10:00 – 12:50
Group A, United States vs Italy
Group B, Croatia vs Montenegro
14:00 – 16:50
Group A, Greece vs Japan
Group B, Serbia vs Australia
18:20 – 21:10
31st JulyGroup B, Montenegro vs Kazakhstan
Group B, Australia vs Spain
10:00 – 12:50
Group A, United States vs Hungary
Group B, Croatia vs Serbia
14:00 – 16:50
Group A, Italy vs Japan
Group A, South Africa vs Greece
18:20 – 21:10
2nd AugustGroup A, Hungary vs Italy
Group A, Greece vs United States
10:00 – 12:50
Group B, Serbia vs Montenegro
Group B, Spain vs Croatia
14:00 – 16:50
Group A, Japan vs South Africa
Group B, Australia vs Kazakhstan
18:20 – 21:10
4th AugustMen’s Quarterfinals (2 matches)14:00 – 16:50
Men’s Quarterfinals (2 matches)18:20 – 21:10
6th AugustMen’s Classification match (5th-8th places)
Men’s Semifinal
14:00 – 16:50
Men’s Classification match (5th-8th places)
Men’s Semifinal
18:20 – 21:10
8th AugustMen’s classification match (7th-8th places)
Men’s classification match (5th-6th places)
9:30 – 12:20
Men’s Bronze Medal Match13:40 – 15:00
Men’s Gold Medal Match
Men’s Victory Ceremony
16:30 – 18:20

Women’s Water Polo Schedule, Fixtures & Calendar of 2021 Summer Olympics

The ten women’s qualification teams come from as same as men’s eight different competitions. Those teams are listed below.

Group AGroup B
AustraliaChina
SpainRussia
NetherlandsUnited States
South AfricaHungary
CanadaJapan

Women’s Water Polo Full Match Schedule & Fixture of Tokyo 2021 Summer Olympic Game

Date (2021)MatchTime (JST)
24th JulyGroup B, Japan vs United States
Group A, Canada vs Australia
14:00 – 16:50
Group A, South Africa vs Spain
Group B, China vs Russia
18:20 – 21:10
26th JulyGroup B, United States vs China
Group B, Russia vs Hungary
14:00 – 16:50
Group A, Australia vs Netherlands
Group A, Spain vs Canada
18:20 – 21:10
28th JulyGroup B, Hungary vs United States
Group A, Canada vs South Africa
14:00 – 16:50
Group B, China vs Japan
Group A, Netherlands vs Spain
18:20 – 21:10
30th JulyGroup A, South Africa vs Netherlands
Group B, United States vs Russia
14:00 – 16:50
Group B, Japan vs Hungary
Group A, Spain vs Australia
18:20 – 21:10
1st AugustGroup B, Hungary vs China
Group A, Netherlands vs Canada
14:00 – 16:50
Group B, Russia vs Japan
Group A, Australia vs South Africa
18:20 – 21:10
3rd AugustWomen’s Quarterfinals (2 matches)14:00 – 16:50
Women’s Quarterfinals (2 matches)18:20 – 21:10
5th AugustWomen’s Classification match (5th-8th places)
Women’s Semifinal
14:00 – 16:50
Women’s Classification match (5th-8th places)
Women’s Semifinal
18:20 – 21:10
7th AugustWomen’s classification match (7th-8th places)
Women’s classification match (5th-6th places)
9:30 – 12:20
Women’s Bronze Medal Match13:40 – 15:00
Women’s Gold Medal Match
Women’s Victory Ceremony
16:30 – 18:20

Water Polo Medal Table of 2016 Summer Olympics

PositionTeamGoldSilverBronze
1Serbia100
2United States100
3Italy011
4Croatia010
5Russia001