The benefits of left handed water polo players
The benefits of left handed water polo players Per Swimming.org, Most water polo players are right handed. When they attack they want to receive a pass from the right wing (position 1 or 2). A left handed player naturally plays on the 2m right wing (pos 1) and is able to both face the goal and be a threat to the goalkeeper as well as seeing team mates to the left. Being a fast swimmer is a real advantage.
Left handed water polo players are like gold dust and every teams wants one. We look at why lefties are so important to top class water polo teams.