Amaurys Perez Italy

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

18 Mar 1976

Height

1.94m

Weight

98kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 0

Sport Guides

WATER POLO

Amaurys Perez competed in WATER POLO

Did you know?

  • There are seven players in a water polo team. Matches consist of four periods, each of them eight minutes long.
  • A team has just 30 seconds to attempt to score before the ball is returned to the opposition.
  • Players aren’t allowed to touch the sides or the bottom of the pool during play, and may swim as much as three miles during a match.
  • At London 2012, matches are taking place in the brand new Water Polo Arena, constructed specially for the Games immediately next to the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park.
  • Water polo first appeared at the Olympics in 1900. Great Britain won four of the first five Olympic tournaments but Hungary are the sport's most successful nation, winning 15 medals, including nine golds.

Related pages

Italy Water Polo

Appearances for Amaurys Perez

Date Event Won
12 Aug Men's Water Polo Gold Medal Match silver
10 Aug Men's Water Polo Semi-final 2 Won
8 Aug Men's Water Polo Quarter-final 3 Won
6 Aug Men's Water Polo Group A Match 26 Won
4 Aug Men's Water Polo Group A Match 24 Won
2 Aug Men's Water Polo Group A Match 14
31 Jul Men's Water Polo Group A Match 12
29 Jul Men's Water Polo Group A Match 3 Won