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György Kutasi

Full name: György Kutasi (Kusinszky)
Gender: Male
Born: September 16, 1910 in Rijeka, Primorsko-goranska županija, Croatia
Died: June 29, 1977 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Affiliations: Újpesti TE, Budapest (HUN)
Country: HUN Hungary
Sport: Water Polo

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


Kutasi was the second goalkeeper on the 1936 Hungarian team, playing only one match at the Olympics, a 12-0 wipe-out of Malta. The Hungarians went on to win the Olympic title. Similarly, Kutasi had been on the Hungarian squad that captured the 1934 European title in Magdeburg. Kutasi's domestic club, Újpesti TE was the dominant club in Hungarian water polo those days. During Kutasi's stint for the side (1932-1938), it won seven consecutive national titles. After the war Kutasi left Hungary for Australia, where he lived the remainder of his life.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Water Polo Men's Water Polo Hungary HUN 1 Gold

Men's Water Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Water Polo Hungary HUN Group B Match #3 1 1936-08-09 HUN 12, MLT 0 0
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