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Olympics – 1984 Los Angeles – Water Polo – USA VS Holland – 3rd Period imasportsphile


The water polo tournament at the 1984 Summer Olympics was held from August 1 to August 10, 1984….at the Raleigh Runnels Memorial Pool in Malibu, California.  The tournament featured 12 men’s teams….the tournament was set up into 2 levels of round-robin play….preliminary play in 3 groups….and final play in 2 groups. The top 2 teams from each preliminary group (shaded ones) advanced to Group D and played for the top-6 places….while the bottom 2 teams from each preliminary group played in Group E to determine places 7-12.

12 teams played in the 1984 Olympic tournament were as follows:

Group A – Yugoslavia, Netherlands, China and Canada

Group B – United States, Spain, Greece and Brazil

Group C – West Germany, Australia, Italy and Japan 




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