Italy women's national water polo team

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Italy
Association crest
Association Italian Swimming Federation
Confederation LEN (Europe)
Head coach Francesca Cristiana Conti
FINA code ITA
Olympic Games
Appearances 3 (first in 2004)
Best result 1, 2004
World Championships
Appearances 8 (first in 1994)
Best result 1, 1998, 2001
World League
Appearances 3 (first in 2004)
Best result 2, 2006
World Cup
Appearances 8 (first in 1989)
Best result 2, 1993, 2006
Tania Di Mario (3rd standing from left) and Setterosa, with Italian President Carlo Azeglio Ciampi after Olympic gold medal at Quirinale in 2004.

The Italy women's national water polo team represents Italy in international women's water polo competitions and friendly matches. The team is one of the leading teams in Europe since the mid-1990s, claiming the title at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece. The squad is nicknamed the Setterosa.

Palmarès[edit]

Competition 1 2 3 Total
Olympic Games 1 0 0 1
World Championship 2 1 1 4
European Championship 5 2 1 8
Universiade 0 0 0 0
Mediterranean Games not yet disputed
Total 8 3 2 13

Details[edit]

Olympic Games[edit]

Olympic Year Tournament[edit]

  • 19963 Bronze medal

World Championship[edit]

  • 1986did not compete
  • 1991did not compete
  • 19943 Bronze medal
  • 19981 Gold medal
  • 20011 Gold medal
  • 20032 Silver medal
  • 20057th place
  • 20075th place
  • 20114th place
  • 201310th place

FINA World League[edit]

  • 20043 Bronze medal
  • 20058th place
  • 20062 Silver medal
  • 2007did not compete

FINA World Cup[edit]

  • 1979did not compete
  • 1980did not compete
  • 1981did not compete
  • 1983did not compete
  • 1984did not compete
  • 1988did not compete
  • 19898th place
  • 19915th place
  • 19932 Silver medal
  • 19955th place
  • 19974th place
  • 19993 Bronze medal
  • 20025th place
  • 20062 Silver medal

European Championship[edit]

  • 1985did not compete
  • 1987did not compete
  • 19894th place
  • 19913 Bronze medal
  • 19934th place
  • 19951 Gold medal
  • 19971 Gold medal
  • 19991 Gold medal
  • 20012 Silver medal
  • 20031 Gold medal
  • 20062 Silver medal
  • 20084th place
  • 20104th place
  • 20121 Gold medal
  • 20144th place

Squads[edit]

Former[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Notes[edit]

  • HistoFINA Volume VIII (Edition 2004)

External links[edit]