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Date of birth
02 Nov 1973
Sport GuidesWATER POLO
Samir Barac 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.
|12 Aug||Men's Water Polo Gold Medal Match||Won|
|10 Aug||Men's Water Polo Semi-final 1||Won|
|8 Aug||Men's Water Polo Quarter-final 1||Won|
|6 Aug||Men's Water Polo Group A Match 25||Won|
|4 Aug||Men's Water Polo Group A Match 22||Won|
|2 Aug||Men's Water Polo Group A Match 14||Won|
|31 Jul||Men's Water Polo Group A Match 10||Won|
|29 Jul||Men's Water Polo Group A Match 1||Won|
More Athletes in Water Polo
- Damir Buric Water Polo Medallist
- Josip Pavic Water Polo Medallist
- Maro Jokovic Water Polo Medallist
- Ivan Buljubasic Water Polo Medallist
- Andro Buslje Water Polo Medallist
- Paulo Obradovic Water Polo Medallist
- Niksa Dobud Water Polo Medallist
- Sandro Sukno Water Polo Medallist
- Miho Boskovic Water Polo Medallist
- Petar Muslim Water Polo Medallist
- Igor Hinic Water Polo Medallist
Head to Head
Samir Barac vs Rob Parker
London 2012 medals
London 2012 appearances
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