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Legendary Water Polo Player and Coach Tibor Benedek Dies at Age 47

Legendary three-time Olympic champion and water polo coach Tibor Benedek died today at the age of 47, the Hungarian Waterpolo Federation said in a statement. Back in May, Benedek suddenly announced that he would leave water polo behind. The iconic sportsman had not disclosed any particular reason, but explained his decision was due to private matters. Tibor Benedek, who is considered one of the best water polo players ever and arguably the best left-handed player ever, was pa