Since Rio

The water polo world lost some legends to retirement but has seen several young stars emerge since Rio.

Who's Qualified from Team USA

See which U.S. water polo athletes have a chance to represent the Stars and Stripes in Tokyo.

Competition Format

Learn how champions are crowd in the Olympic men's and women's water polo tournaments.


Ever wonder why water polo players wear that lumpy headgear? Find out the purpose of every piece of water polo equipment at the Tokyo Olympics.


Learn about the historic and recently-repurposed Tatsumi Water Polo Centre, where water polo games will take place at the Tokyo Olympics

Olympic History

Water polo boasts an Olympic history spanning more than an century, having debuted at Paris 1900. Relive the best moments of that history here.


Pick up on all the lingo used on the water polo pool deck at the Tokyo Olympics with this glossary.