A whole 25-yard, 6 or 8 lane pool is considered to be the field of play. Colored lines are used to mark the field of play in bigger pools. The markings can be done as follows −
White − from goal line to the point of exclusion area.
Red − These are the lines marked from 2-meter line to goal line.
Yellow − Usually 5-meter line to 2-meter lines are marked in this color.
The following table explains the functions of the marked areas in a pool that is used for Water Polo −