Romania men's national water polo team

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Romania
Flag of Romania.svg
FINA code ROU
AssociationRomanian Water Polo Federation
Confederation LEN (Europe)
Head coach Athanasios Kechagias
Asst coachPanagiotis Vergos
Captain Cosmin Radu
FINA ranking (since 2008)
Highest10 (2012)
Olympic Games
Appearances9 (first in 1952 )
Best result4th place (1976)
World Championship
Appearances11 (first in 1973 )
Best result5th place (1975)
World Cup
Appearances4 (first in 1979 )
Best result5th place (2010)
World League
Appearances14 (first in 2005 )
Best result6th place (2007)
European Championship
Appearances24 (first in 1954 )
Best result4th place (1993, 2006)
Media
Website frpolo.ro
Logo of the Romanian Water Polo Federation Romanian Water Polo Federation polo.jpg
Logo of the Romanian Water Polo Federation
Romania men's national water polo team at the 2012 Summer Olympics Romania water polo team huddle.jpg
Romania men's national water polo team at the 2012 Summer Olympics

The Romania men's national water polo team is the representative for Romania in international men's water polo.

Contents

Results

Olympic Games

World Championship

World Cup

World League

  • 2005 – 12th place [1]
  • 2006 – 11th place
  • 2007 – 6th place
  • 2008 – 17th place
  • 2009 – 16th place
  • 2010 – 14th place
  • 2011 – 9th place
  • 2012 – 10th place
  • 2013 – Preliminary round
  • 2014 – Preliminary round
  • 2015 – Preliminary round
  • 2016 – Preliminary round
  • 2017 – Preliminary round
  • 2018 – Preliminary round

European Championship

Team

Current squad

Roster for the 2020 Men's European Water Polo Championship. [2]

Head coach: Athanasios Kechagias

NoNamePos.L/RDate of birthHeightWeightCapsClub
1 Marius Tic GKR9 September 1996 (age 24)1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)100 kg (220 lb)65 Flag of Romania.svg Steaua Bucharest
2 Cosmin Radu (C)CFL9 November 1981 (age 39)1.94 m (6 ft 4 in)100 kg (220 lb)449 Flag of Croatia.svg HAVK Mladost
3 Tiberiu Negrean DR1 September 1988 (age 32)1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)95 kg (209 lb)350 Flag of Romania.svg CSM Oradea
4 Mihnea Gheorghe DR15 January 1994 (age 27)1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)94 kg (207 lb)113 Flag of Romania.svg Steaua Bucharest
5 Victor Antipa WL9 June 1999 (age 21)1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)93 kg (205 lb)28 Flag of Romania.svg Steaua Bucharest
6 Andrei Prioteasa DR3 April 1996 (age 24)1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)72 kg (159 lb)29 Flag of Romania.svg Dinamo Bucharest
7 Vlad Georgescu DR31 March 1999 (age 21)1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)87 kg (192 lb)23 Flag of Romania.svg CSM Oradea
8 Tudor Fulea DR13 March 1997 (age 23)1.97 m (6 ft 6 in)84 kg (185 lb)25 Flag of Romania.svg Steaua Bucharest
9 Róbert Gergelyfi DR8 May 1995 (age 25)1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)86 kg (190 lb)23 Flag of Hungary.svg Szentes
10 Nicolae Oanta CBR14 June 1990 (age 30)1.94 m (6 ft 4 in)100 kg (220 lb)53 Flag of Romania.svg Steaua Bucharest
11 Alexandru Ghiban FPR12 October 1986 (age 34)1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)99 kg (218 lb)356 Flag of Romania.svg Steaua Bucharest
12 Levente Vancsik CFR12 July 1994 (age 26)2.00 m (6 ft 7 in)108 kg (238 lb)14 Flag of Hungary.svg Debrecen
13 Şerban Abrudan GKR28 November 2000 (age 20)1.94 m (6 ft 4 in)89 kg (196 lb)18 Flag of Romania.svg Dinamo Bucharest

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References

  1. 1 2 3 4 "HistoFINA – Water polo medalists and statistics" (PDF). fina.org. FINA. September 2019. pp. 4, 14, 25, 40, 48. Archived (PDF) from the original on 14 August 2020. Retrieved 22 August 2020.
  2. "2020 European Championships roster" (PDF). wp2020budapest.microplustiming.com. p. 12. Retrieved 14 January 2020.