Water polo

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Water polo is a team sport played in an all-deep swimming pool with the object of scoring goals. Each team has seven players including a goalkeeper. Governance is by the Fédération internationale de natation (International Aquatics Federation; FINA) and water polo has been an Olympic sport for men since 1900 and for women since 2000.