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HungaryHungary, HUN
Water polo


Further Personal Information

Date of birth
09 September 1993
English, Hungarian
Higher education
Psychology - University of California Berkeley: United States

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age five.
Why this sport?
"My brother played water polo and I wanted to do what he did."
Club / Team
UVSE: Budapest, HUN
Name of coach
Marton Benczur [club]; Attila Biro [national], HUN
Preferred position / style / stance / technique

General Interest

Dodo (, 01 Jul 2017)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning the 2016 European Championships in Belgrade, Serbia, and finishing fourth at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (Athlete, 12 Aug 2016)
Most influential person in career
Her family. (Athlete, 12 Aug 2016)
Hero / Idol
US basketball player Kobe Bryant. (Athlete, 12 Aug 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Dream big and work for your dreams no matter what." (Athlete, 12 Aug 2016)
Awards and honours
In 2014 she was named Mountain Pacific Sports Federation [MPSF] Newcomer of the Year. She was also named in the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches [ACWPC] All-American first team. (, 07 Dec 2014)

She was named 2012 Outstanding Athlete of Eger in Hungary. (, 23 Oct 2012)

In 2012 she received the Silver Cross of Merit of Hungary [civil division]. (, 17 Sep 2012)

She was named Most Valuable Player [MVP] of the 2012 U19 European Championships in Chelyabinsk, Russian Federation. (, 07 Dec 2014)

She was named 2011 Female Athlete of the Year in Eger, Hungary. (, 14 Apr 2012)

She received the 2011 Ivan Szalay Award, given to the best junior player of the year in Hungary. (, 22 Apr 2011)
To win a gold medal at the Olympic Games and world championships. (, 11 Jun 2016)
Other information
In 2018 she became the all-time leading scorer for the University of California Golden Bears in United States of America. (, 29 Mar 2018)