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Water Polo at the 1972 München Summer Games:

Men's Water Polo Final Round

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: München, West Germany
Venue(s): Dante Baths, München; Swimming Hall, Olympic Park, München
Date Started: September 1, 1972
Date Finished: September 4, 1972
Format: Round-robin pool.

Gold: URS Soviet Union
Silver: HUN Hungary
Bronze: USA United States

Final Round

Rank Team NOC W T L PTS GF GA
1 Soviet Union URS 3 2 0 8 22 16
2 Hungary HUN 3 2 0 8 23 18
3 United States USA 2 2 1 6 24 23
4 West Germany FRG 0 3 2 3 15 18
5 Yugoslavia YUG 1 1 3 3 20 24
6 Italy ITA 0 2 3 2 21 26

Final Round

Unit Date Result
Match #1 1972-09-01 HUN 8, ITA 7
Match #2 1972-09-01 USA 4, FRG 4
Match #3 1972-09-01 URS 5, YUG 4
Match #4 1972-09-02 YUG 6, ITA 6
Match #5 1972-09-02 URS 4, FRG 2
Match #6 1972-09-02 HUN 5, USA 3
Match #7 1972-09-03 ITA 2, FRG 2
Match #8 1972-09-03 HUN 4, YUG 2
Match #9 1972-09-03 USA 6, URS 6
Match #10 1972-09-04 YUG 5, FRG 4
Match #11 1972-09-04 USA 6, ITA 5
Match #12 1972-09-04 URS 3, HUN 3