Water polo at the 1975 World Aquatics Championships - Men's tournament

The 1975 FINA Men's World Water Polo Championship was the second edition of the event, organised by the world's governing body in aquatics, the FINA. The tournament was held from July 19 to July 26, 1975 and incorporated in the 1975 World Aquatics Championships, held in Cali, Colombia.

Teams

GROUP A

GROUP B


GROUP C

GROUP D

Squads

Preliminary round

Group A

Team Points G W D L GF GA Diff
1.  West Germany 4 3 2 0 1 13 8 +5
2.  Cuba 4 3 2 0 1 17 14 +3
3.  Yugoslavia 4 3 2 0 1 15 12 +3
4.  Bulgaria 0 3 0 0 3 9 20 –11


Yugoslavia  8 – 3  Bulgaria
Cuba  5 – 4  West Germany


Yugoslavia  7 – 4  Cuba
West Germany  4 – 3  Bulgaria


Cuba  8 – 3  Bulgaria
West Germany  5 – 0  Yugoslavia [disqualified]

Group B

Team Points G W D L GF GA Diff
1.  Hungary 6 3 3 0 0 28 15 +13
2.  Romania 4 3 2 0 1 30 18 +12
3.  Australia 2 3 1 0 2 16 21 –5
4.  Colombia 0 3 0 0 3 9 29 –20


Hungary  8 – 7  Romania
Australia  6 – 1  Colombia


Romania  14 – 5  Colombia
Hungary  11 – 5  Australia


Romania  9 – 5  Australia
Hungary  9 – 3  Colombia

Group C

Team Points G W D L GF GA Diff
1.  Soviet Union 5 3 2 1 0 24 10 +14
2.  United States 4 3 2 0 1 22 9 +13
3.  Spain 3 3 1 1 1 20 13 +7
4.  Iran 0 3 0 0 3 5 39 –34


United States  4 – 4  Spain
Soviet Union  13 – 2  Iran


Spain  12 – 2  Iran
Soviet Union  4 – 4  United States


Soviet Union  7 – 4  Spain
United States  14 – 1  Iran

Group D

Team Points G W D L GF GA Diff
1.  Italy 6 3 3 0 0 16 12 +4
2.  Netherlands 4 3 2 0 1 17 10 +7
3.  Mexico 2 3 1 0 2 12 15 –3
4.  Canada 0 3 0 0 3 12 20 –8


Italy  6 – 4  Canada
Netherlands  5 – 2  Mexico


Netherlands  9 – 4  Canada
Italy  6 – 5  Mexico


Mexico  5 – 4  Canada
Italy  4 – 3  Netherlands

Second round

Group E

Team Points G W D L GF GA Diff
1.  Hungary 6 3 3 0 0 23 18 +5
2.  Cuba 4 3 2 0 1 13 12 +1
3.  West Germany 2 3 1 0 2 15 16 –1
4.  Romania 0 3 0 0 3 11 16 –5


Cuba  4 – 2  Romania
Hungary  9 – 7  West Germany


West Germany  4 – 2  Romania
Hungary  8 – 6  Cuba

Group F

Team Points G W D L GF GA Diff
1.  Soviet Union 5 3 2 1 0 11 8 +3
2.  Italy 4 3 2 0 1 16 10 +6
3.  United States 3 3 1 1 1 12 16 –4
4.  Netherlands 0 3 0 0 3 7 12 –5


Soviet Union  4 – 2  Netherlands
Italy  10 – 4  United States


Soviet Union  3 – 2  Italy
United States  4 – 2  Netherlands


Soviet Union  4 – 4  United States
Italy  4 – 3  Netherlands

Group G

Team Points G W D L GF GA Diff
1.  Australia 4 3 2 0 1 15 7 +8
2.  Bulgaria 4 3 2 0 1 21 14 +7
3.  Yugoslavia 4 3 2 0 1 11 8 +3
4.  Colombia 0 3 0 0 3 3 21 –18


Australia  5 – 0  Yugoslavia [forfeit]
Bulgaria  12 – 2  Colombia


Yugoslavia  3 – 0  Colombia
Bulgaria  6 – 4  Australia

Group H

Team Points G W D L GF GA Diff
1.  Spain 6 3 3 0 0 28 12 +16
2.  Mexico 4 3 2 0 1 17 14 +3
3.  Canada 2 3 1 0 2 15 18 –3
4.  Iran 0 3 0 0 3 9 26 –17


Spain  7 – 5  Mexico
Canada  6 – 4  Iran


Spain  9 – 5  Canada
Mexico  7 – 3  Iran

Final round

Group I

Team Points G W D L GF GA Diff
1.  Soviet Union 5 3 2 1 0 18 12 +6
2.  Hungary 4 3 2 0 1 17 14 +3
3.  Italy 2 3 0 2 1 14 16 –2
4.  Cuba 1 3 0 1 2 11 18 –7


Soviet Union  5 – 5  Italy
Hungary  6 – 4  Cuba


Soviet Union  5 – 4  Hungary
Italy  4 – 4  Cuba


Soviet Union  8 – 3  Cuba
Hungary  7 – 5  Italy

Group J

Team Points G W D L GF GA Diff
5.  Romania 4 3 2 0 1 15 12 +3
6.  West Germany 4 3 2 0 1 18 17 +1
7.  Netherlands 4 3 2 0 1 12 11 +1
8.  United States 0 3 0 0 3 14 19 –5


Romania  6 – 3  United States
Netherlands  5 – 3  West Germany


Romania  4 – 2  Netherlands
West Germany  8 – 7  United States


Romania  5 – 7  West Germany
Netherlands  5 – 4  United States

Group K

Team Points G W D L GF GA Diff
9.  Mexico 5 3 2 1 0 15 10 +5
10.  Spain 4 3 1 2 0 18 15 +3
11.  Australia 2 3 1 0 2 12 12 0
12.  Bulgaria 1 3 0 1 2 9 19 –10


Mexico  4 – 1  Australia
Spain  5 – 5  Bulgaria


Mexico  6 – 4  Bulgaria
Spain  8 – 5  Australia


Mexico  5 – 5  Spain
Australia  6 – 0  Bulgaria

Group L

Team Points G W D L GF GA Diff
13.  Yugoslavia 6 3 3 0 0 27 12 +15
14.  Canada 4 3 2 0 1 24 15 +9
15.  Iran 2 3 1 0 2 11 24 –13
16.  Colombia 0 3 0 0 3 10 21 –11


Yugoslavia  6 – 3  Colombia
Canada  7 – 4  Iran


Yugoslavia  8 – 7  Canada
Iran  5 – 4  Colombia


Yugoslavia  13 – 2  Iran
Canada  10 – 3  Colombia

Final ranking

References

  • Results
  • HistoFINA (Volume II, 1908–2001)


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