FINA Junior Water Polo World Championships

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FINA Junior Water Polo World Championships
SportWater Polo
Founded1981
Continentall (International)
Most recent
champion(s)
 Greece (Men)
 Russia (Women)
Most titles Italy (Men)
 United States (Women)

FINA Junior Water Polo World Championships is an international water polo tournament held every two years for the players under the age of 20. It was launched by FINA in 1981 for men and in 1995 for women .[1]

The 2009 championships were played with U18 teams each, but in 2011 the FINA switched to U20 teams again.

Men's tournament[edit]

History[edit]

Year Host Gold medal world centered-2.svg Gold Silver medal world centered-2.svg Silver Bronze medal world centered-2.svg Bronze
1981 Milan,
Italy

Soviet Union

Cuba

Hungary
1983 Barcelona,
Spain

Spain

Yugoslavia

Cuba
1985 Istanbul,
Turkey

Soviet Union

Hungary

Yugoslavia
1987 Sao Paulo,
Brazil

Spain

Yugoslavia

Italy
1989 Narbonne,
France

Yugoslavia

Soviet Union

East Germany
1991 Irvine,
United States

Spain

Cuba

Hungary
1993 Cairo,
Egypt

Italy

Spain

Hungary
1995 Dunkirk,
France

Hungary

Greece

Slovakia
1997 Havana,
Cuba

Croatia

Hungary

Greece
1999 Kuwait City,
Kuwait

Italy

Australia

Yugoslavia
2001 Istanbul,
Turkey

Greece

Croatia

Hungary
2003 Naples,
Italy

Serbia and Montenegro

Hungary

Italy
2005 Mar del Plata,
Argentina

Serbia and Montenegro

Croatia

Spain
2007 Long Beach,
United States

Hungary

Italy

Croatia
2009 Šibenik,
Croatia

Croatia

Greece

Serbia
2011 Volos,
Greece

Serbia

Spain

Greece
2013 Szombathely,
Hungary

Italy

Croatia

Serbia
2015 Almaty,
Kazakhstan

Serbia

Italy

Hungary
2017 Belgrade,
Serbia

Greece

Croatia

Serbia

Women's tournament[edit]

History[edit]

Year Host Gold medal world centered-2.svg Gold Silver medal world centered-2.svg Silver Bronze medal world centered-2.svg Bronze
1995 Sainte-Foy, Quebec,
Canada

Netherlands

Australia

United States
1997 Prague,
Czech Republic

Greece

Australia

United States
1999 Messina,
Italy

Australia

Canada

Hungary
2001 Perth,
Australia

United States

Australia

Russia
2003 Calgary,
Canada

Canada

United States

Spain
2005 Perth,
Australia

United States

Russia

Australia
2007 Porto,
Portugal

Australia

China

Hungary
2009 Khanty-Mansiysk,
Russia

Russia

Netherlands

United States
2011 Trieste,
Italy

Spain

Hungary

Australia
2013 Volos,
Greece

United States

Spain

Greece
2015 Volos,
Greece

United States

Spain

Russia
2017 Volos,
Greece

Russia

Greece

Netherlands
2019 Funchal,
Portugal

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