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June 18, 2018
Men's World Super Final — USA Spoil Europe's Party by Beating Spain On The Opening Day

Men’s World Super Final — USA Spoil Europe’s Party by Beating Spain On The Opening Day

Water polo at its best, this time in the men’s World League Super Final – again, in Budapest, again in the magnificent Duna Arena which is […]
June 18, 2018

[WATER POLO LEGENDS] Madaras Norbert: “I Was a Water Polo Player and I Will Always Stay One!”

The News comes from vlv.hu about the parting of the water polo legend — Madaras Norbert. He completed his athletic career as a double world and Olympic champion […]
June 15, 2018
Ratko Rudic Is Pro Recco's New Coach!

Ratko Rudic Is Pro Recco’s New Coach!

Today, Pro Recco announced that Ratko Rudic is the new head coach of their team! Born on the 7th of June in 1948, the Croatian is […]
June 14, 2018
Daniil Merkulov Joins Jug in The Next Season!

Daniil Merkulov Joins Jug in The Next Season!

One of the best young players in the world, 21-year-old Russian Daniil Merkulov, is the new player of Jug Croatia Osiguranje. Merkulov played in Jadran Carina […]
June 14, 2018
Only Few Day Left Until 2018 World League Men Super Final In Budapest!

Only Few Days Left Until 2018 World League Men Super Final In Budapest!

After an unforgettable 2017, eight teams will face each other this year from the 18th to the 23rd of June. The World League Finals will be held […]
June 14, 2018
Final Eight's MVP — Josip Pavic — On The Championship and Future Steps

Final Eight’s MVP — Josip Pavic — On The Championship and Future Steps

The spectacle in Genoa brought a lot of surprises as Olympiacos won the title after 14 years. Their second title of the Championship would be unimaginable without […]
June 13, 2018
Sandor Cseh and Szolnok Part Ways, Zivko Gocic Is The New Coach

Sandor Cseh and Szolnok Part Ways, Zivko Gocic Is The New Coach

The Hungarian national silver medalist and MK-winner Szolnoki is going through some changes. It is announced that Cseh’s position was taken over by the retired Serbian […]
June 12, 2018
Pro Recco and Vladimir Vujasinović Split Up

Pro Recco and Vladimir Vujasinović Split Up

After two seasons, Pro Recco and Vladimir Vujasinovic are abandoning their cooperation The world’s most trophied water polo club is having its third consecutive year without […]
June 12, 2018
Renato Vrbičić — Croatian Water Polo Olympian — Passed Away

Renato Vrbičić — Croatian Water Polo Olympian — Passed Away

On Tuesday, June 12 early in the morning, in his home in Šibenik, Renato Vrbičić passed away. Renato Vrbičić (1970. – 2018.) One of the best […]
June 11, 2018
Alexandros Papanastasiou Is Jug's New Player!

Alexandros Papanastasiou Is Jug’s New Player

Even though the water polo club season ended with the finals in Genoa, the clubs are already looking ahead for the new season. Jug is no […]
June 10, 2018
Dušan Mandić: "This is not the water polo I learned to play growing up!"

Dušan Mandić: “This is not the water polo I learned to play growing up!”

Right after yesterday’s dramatic LEN Champions League finale, in which Olympiakos bested host and front-runner Pro Recco 9:7, we grabbed hold of Dušan Mandić, one of the world’s […]
June 9, 2018
Champions League Final Eight, Genoa (ITA) – Day 3

Champions League Final Eight, Genoa (ITA) – Day 3

Olympiacos is back to the Olympos after 14 years After 14 years, Olympiacos Piraeus (GRE) clinched its second title in the Champions League after upsetting 8-time […]
June 9, 2018
Champions League Final Eight, Genoa (ITA) – Day 2

Champions League Final Eight, Genoa (ITA) – Day 2

Showdown with Recco and Olympiacos The respective group-winners in the prelims reached the final by winning fierce battles over two quality rivals. Olympiacos (GRE) prevailed against […]
June 7, 2018
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Final Eight — Can Pro Recco be Stopped on Home Turf?

The third quarterfinal match will be the clash between the hosts, water polo giant Pro Recco and their national contender Brescia. While the odds are not […]
June 6, 2018

Champions League Final Eight, Genoa (ITA) – Preview

Big time, big games, big money Six of the eight competing sides are already in the history book by winning the most prestigious trophy at least […]
June 6, 2018
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Final Eight – Did Barceloneta Pick the Right Battle?

A slightly awkward match as Barceloneta decided to “sit back” during its last 2 matches in the group, picking their opponents for the final eight. They […]
June 6, 2018
Partizan Defended Their Serbian National Champion Title

Partizan Defended Their Serbian National Champion Title

Partizan water polo players won the national championship title for the 29th time! Zemun Bosal – Partizan 4:14 Quarters: 1:4, 1:2, 2:7, 0:1 Black and whites easily […]
June 5, 2018
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Final Eight – Can Szolnok succeed without Prlainovic?

This is the replay of last year’s final match which Szolnok won rather easily. We could have watched a slightly different match if it wasn’t for […]
June 4, 2018
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Does Spandau Stand a Chance Against Olympiacos?

The first quarterfinal match features mighty Olympiacos, who finished on top of their respective group and underdog Spandau, who surprised throughout the season with some big […]
June 3, 2018
German Water Polo Waspo's Total Domination: Triple Crown!

German Water Polo — Waspo Hannover’s Triple Crown Domination

Water polo powerhouse Spandau Berlin loses game five against Waspo Hannover with 7:5, surrendering all 2017/18 season titles to their biggest contenders. Waspo 98 Hannover v Wasserfreunde […]
June 3, 2018
Portuguese Water Polo — Povoense Postpones The Champion's Title

Portuguese Water Polo — Povoense Postpones The Champion’s Title

Yesterday, Naval Povoense won against Fluvial Portuense with 10:7. This was the second game of the 2nd Men’s Division in Portuguese Championship. The match postponed the […]
June 2, 2018
USA Retains FINA Women's Water Polo Super Final in Kunshan!

USA Retains FINA Women’s Water Polo Super Final in Kunshan!

United States of America retained its FINA Women’s Water Polo World League Super Final title with a deserved 8-6 victory over the Netherlands at the Kunshan […]
June 1, 2018
USA-Netherlands Out for Gold in FINA Women's Water Polo Super Final

USA-Netherlands Out for Gold in FINA Women’s Water Polo Super Final

United States of America is chasing its 11th FINA Women’s Water Polo World League Super Final crown when it plays the Netherlands at the Kunshan Sports […]
June 1, 2018
Fluvial Portuense Beats Naval Povoense in The First Game of The Finals

Fluvial Portuense Beats Naval Povoense in The First Game of The Finals

Fluvial Portuense got the advantage in the finals of the Portuguese Championship after beating Naval Povoense 13:12 yesterday. As expected, the match was marked by a […]