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Willi Sturm

Full name: Wilhelm "Willi" Sturm
Gender: Male
Born: January 28, 1928
Died: August 5, 1993
Affiliations: SV Wasserfreunde 98, Hannover (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Water Polo

Biography

At the 1952 Helsinki Olympics, the German water polo team beat Romania 8-4 in the qualifying game, but then lost all three matches in the group stage against Hungary, Soviet Union and Egypt, and was eliminated. A member of the 1952 squad, Willi Sturm also played at the 1956 Melbourne when West Germany finished sixth. At club level he played for SV Wasserfreunde 98 Hannover.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Water Polo Men's Water Polo Germany GER 13T
1956 Summer 28 Melbourne Water Polo Men's Water Polo Germany GER 6

Men's Water Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Water Polo Germany GER Group B Match #3 2 1952-07-27 EGY 5, GER 2
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Water Polo Germany GER Group B Match #4 2 1952-07-28 HUN 9, GER 1
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Water Polo Germany GER Group B Match #6 2 1952-07-29 URS 6, GER 2
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Water Polo Germany GER Qualifying Round Match #3 1 1952-07-25 GER 8, ROU 4
1956 Summer 28 Melbourne Water Polo Germany GER Final Round Match #3 2 1956-12-03 USA 4, GER 3
1956 Summer 28 Melbourne Water Polo Germany GER Final Round Match #5 1T 1956-12-04 YUG 2, GER 2
1956 Summer 28 Melbourne Water Polo Germany GER Final Round Match #8 2 1956-12-05 HUN 4, GER 0 0
1956 Summer 28 Melbourne Water Polo Germany GER Final Round Match #11 2 1956-12-07 URS 6, GER 4
1956 Summer 28 Melbourne Water Polo Germany GER Group C Match #1 1 1956-11-28 GER 5, SGP 1
1956 Summer 28 Melbourne Water Polo Germany GER Group C Match #3 2 1956-11-30 ITA 4, GER 2
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