Albert Espanol Lifante Spain

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

29 Oct 1985

Height

1.89m

Weight

86kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Sport Guides

WATER POLO

Albert Espanol Lifante 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

Spain Water Polo

Appearances for Albert Espanol Lifante

Date Event Won
12 Aug Men's Water Polo Classification 5-6
10 Aug Men's Water Polo Classification 5-8 Won
8 Aug Men's Water Polo Quarter-final 2
6 Aug Men's Water Polo Group A Match 26
4 Aug Men's Water Polo Group A Match 23 Won
2 Aug Men's Water Polo Group A Match 13 Won
31 Jul Men's Water Polo Group A Match 10
29 Jul Men's Water Polo Group A Match 2 Won

Head to Head

Albert Espanol Lifante vs Rob Parker

Albert Espanol Lifante

Albert Espanol Lifante Spain flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

8

Height

1.89m (6'2")

Weight

86kg

Age

31

Rob Parker

Rob Parker Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

5

Height

2m (6'7")

Weight

100kg

Age

29

View the London 2012 medallist table