Last week, the Rio 2016 tournament field was set for Women’s Water Polo at the World Qualification Tournament in Gouda, Netherlands. Four teams earned Olympic berths in Gouda including the United States, Russia, Italy and Spain.
These four nations join the first four qualified nations to complete the field for the Women’s Water Polo tournament. These nations include host nation Brazil, Australia, China and Hungary.
The Olympic Women’s Water Polo Tournament will be held at the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center August 6-20.
The final spots in the Men’s Water Polo Tournament will be decided this week as the Men’s World Qualification Tournament is taking place in Trieste, Italy.