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Orsolya CSEHÓ-KOVÁCSNE KASO
Sport Water Polo
NOC Hungary   
GenderWomen
Born22 Nov 1988 in Budapest, HUN
Height1.87 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Family
Husband Ferenc
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, German, Hungarian
Higher education
Communications Management - University of Dunaujvaros: Hungary
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up water polo in 2004.
Why this sport?
She initially competed in swimming for 10 years before switching to play water polo at age 16.
Club / Team
Ferencvarosi TC: Budapest, HUN
Name of coach
Gergely Beres [club], HUN; Attila Biro [national], HUN
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Goalkeeper
Handedness
Right
International Debut
Year
2009
Competing for
Hungary
General Interest
Nicknames
Csekone (Facebook profile, 12 Aug 2018)
Hobbies
Travelling. (Instagram profile, 01 Jan 2020)
Hero / Idol
Hungarian swimmer Katinka Hosszu. (olimpia.hu, 11 Jun 2016)
Famous relatives
Her uncle Miklos Panczel represented Hungary in artistic gymnastics, and competed at the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona. (SportsDeskOnline, 13 Aug 2018; olimpia.hu, 11 Jun 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (Instagram profile, 10 Jul 2019)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
4 2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Team  
World Championship
Rank Year Venue Event Result
5 2017 Budapest, HUN Team  
3 2013 Barcelona, ESP Team  
9 2011 Shanghai, CHN Team  
World Cup
Rank Year Venue Event Result
5 2014 Khanty-Mansiysk, RUS Team  
European Championship
Rank Year Venue Event Result
3 2020 Budapest, HUN Team  
1 2016 Belgrade, SRB Team  
5 2010 Zagreb, CRO Team