Maggie Steffens US secure maiden water polo gold

Maggie Steffens scores five times as the United States beat Spain 8-5 to win their first ever Olympic women's water polo title.

9 Aug 12

Chloe Wilcox of Great Britain Team GB in narrow loss to Russia

Team GB

8 Aug 12

The Team GB women's water polo side's bid for fifth place at London 2012 comes to an end at the hands of Russia.

Francesca Painter-Snell of Great Britain GB out of water polo in quarters

Team GB

5 Aug 12

Great Britain's women suffer an agonising water polo quarter-finals exit, losing 9-7 to Spain.

Great Britain water polo team GB water polo women lose to Italy

Team GB

3 Aug 12

Great Britain's water polo women are beaten 10-5 by Italy to finish bottom of their group and set up a daunting quarter-final.

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Final Results

Final results by Country
Rank Country Medal moment
1 Team USA
2 Spain
3 Australian Olympic Team
View full results for Women's Water Polo

Head to Head

Francesca Clayton vs Ciara Gibson-Byrne

Francesca Clayton

Francesca Clayton Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

6

Height

1.7m (5'7")

Weight

69kg

Age

24

Ciara Gibson-Byrne

Ciara Gibson-Byrne Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

6

Height

1.67m (5'6")

Weight

59kg

Age

21

View the London 2012 medallist table