Russia women's national water polo team

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Russia
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Association All Russian Swimming Federation
Confederation LEN (Europe)
Head coach Alexander Gaidukov
Captain Ekaterina Prokofyeva
FINA code RUS
Olympic Games
Appearances 6 (first in 2000)
Best result 3rd, bronze medalist(s) (2000, 2016)
World Championships
Appearances 10 (first in 1994)
Best result 3rd, bronze medalist(s) (2003, 2007, 2009, 2011)
World League
Appearances 14 (first in 2004)
Best result 1st, gold medalist(s) (2008)
World Cup
Appearances 7 (first in 1995)
Best result 2nd, silver medalist(s) (1997)
European Championship
Appearances 12 (first in 1993)
Best result 1st, gold medalist(s) (2006, 2008, 2010)

The Russia women's national water polo team represents Russia in international women's water polo competitions and friendly matches. The team is one of the leading teams in Europe since the mid-1990s.

Results[edit]

Olympic Games[edit]

  • 1996 — 6th place
  • 20003rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze medal
  • 2004 — 5th place
  • 2008 — 7th place
  • 2012 — 6th place
  • 20163rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze medal

World Championship[edit]

  • 1994 — 7th place
  • 1998 — 4th place
  • 2001 — 6th place
  • 20033rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze medal
  • 2005 — 4th place
  • 20073rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze medal
  • 20093rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze medal
  • 20113rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze medal
  • 2013 — 4th place
  • 2015 — 8th place

FINA World League[edit]

  • 2004 — 4th place
  • 20052nd, silver medalist(s) Silver medal
  • 20063rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze medal
  • 2007 — eliminated
  • 20081st, gold medalist(s) Gold medal
  • 2009 — 6th place
  • 2010 — 4th place
  • 2011 — 5th place
  • 2012 — 5th place
  • 20132nd, silver medalist(s) Silver medal
  • 2014 — 7th place
  • 2015 — 5th place
  • 2016 — 6th place
  • 20173rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze medal

FINA World Cup[edit]

  • 1995 — 4th place
  • 19972nd, silver medalist(s) Silver medal
  • 1999 — 7th place
  • 2002 — 4th place
  • 20063rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze medal
  • 2010 — 4th place
  • 2014 — 6th place

European Championship[edit]

  • 19932nd, silver medalist(s) Silver medal
  • 1995 — 6th place
  • 19972nd, silver medalist(s) Silver medal
  • 19993rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze medal
  • 20013rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze medal
  • 20033rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze medal
  • 20061st, gold medalist(s) Gold medal
  • 20081st, gold medalist(s) Gold medal
  • 20101st, gold medalist(s) Gold medal
  • 2012 — 4th place
  • 2014 — 5th place
  • 2016 — 6th place

Team[edit]

Current squad[edit]

The following is the Russian roster in the women's water polo tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.[1] view · talk

Head coach: Alexandr Gaidukov

Name Pos. Height Weight Date of birth 2016 club
1 Ustyukhina, AnnaAnna Ustyukhina GK 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) 70 kg (154 lb) 18 March 1989 Russia SKIF-CSP Izmailovo
2 Fedotova, NadezhdaNadezhda Fedotova D 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) 68 kg (150 lb) 20 May 1988 Russia Kinef Kirishi
3 Prokofyeva, EkaterinaEkaterina Prokofyeva (c) D 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) 70 kg (154 lb) 13 March 1991 Russia Kinef Kirishi
4 Karimova, ElvinaElvina Karimova D 1.66 m (5 ft 5 in) 62 kg (137 lb) 25 March 1994 Russia Uralochka Zlatoust
5 Borisova, MariaMaria Borisova D 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) 95 kg (209 lb) 28 July 1997 Russia SKIF-CSP Izmailovo
6 Belova, OlgaOlga Belova CB 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in) 60 kg (132 lb) 27 August 1993 Russia Uralochka Zlatoust
7 Lisunova, EkaterinaEkaterina Lisunova D 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) 64 kg (141 lb) 6 October 1989 Russia Ugra Khanty-Mansiysk
8 Simanovich, AnastasiaAnastasia Simanovich CF 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) 69 kg (152 lb) 23 January 1995 Russia Kinef Kirishi
9 Timofeeva, AnnaAnna Timofeeva CF 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 86 kg (190 lb) 18 July 1987 Russia Ugra Khanty-Mansiysk
10 Soboleva, EvgeniaEvgenia Soboleva CB 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 75 kg (165 lb) 26 August 1988 Russia Kinef Kirishi
11 Ivanova, EvgeniyaEvgeniya Ivanova D 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) 67 kg (148 lb) 26 July 1987 Russia Kinef Kirishi
12 Grineva, AnnaAnna Grineva CB 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 87 kg (192 lb) 31 January 1988 Russia Spartak Volgograd
13 Karnaukh, AnnaAnna Karnaukh GK 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) 61 kg (134 lb) 31 August 1993 Russia Kinef Kirishi

Past squads[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Стал известен состав женской сборной по водному поло" [The composition of the women's national water polo team identified] (in Russian). Sport Express. 27 July 2016. Retrieved 2 August 2016. 

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