During the 10th Asian Swimming Championships which was hosted by Japan Swimming Federation, eight men’s and seven women’s teams competed in the seven-day Water Polo competition from 14-20 November 2016. The water polo competition was a qualification tournament for the FINA World Championships 2017 which will be held on July, 2017, in Budapest, Hungary. In the end, out of all the teams, Japan and Kazakhstan successfully qualified in both men and women. This is in addition to the Chinese team which have already qualified from the previous ranking in Rio Olympic Games. Overall, there will be a total of three women’s teams which will compete in Budapest representing the Asian continent.