Saturday, April 26, 2008

1973: The golden team of O.S.C. Budapest

The team of O.S.C. Budapest winner of 1973 European Water Polo Cup for National Champions. The team: Bodnar, Gaal, Hamori, Koller, Konrad F., Konrad S., Kovacs K., Nemcik, Sudar, Szivos and Vindisch K.
Among the players of the team and the coach Mihaly Mayer (standing 5th L-R) two legendary “father and son” couples of the Hungarian and International Water Polo: Istvan Szivos Sr. (standing 4th L-R) and Istvan Szivos Jr. (kneeling 3rd L-R).
Source: 1. LEN; Book of Champions; History of the cup, 2. Euro Water Polo magazine, March 1997, #5.