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June 22, 2018
FINA World Youth Water Polo Championships 2018 - Draws Reveal The Groups!

FINA World Youth Water Polo Championships 2018 – Draws Reveal The Groups!

The draws for both the FINA World Men and Women’s Youth Water Polo Championships 2018, to be held in Szombathely (HUN) and Belgrade (SRB) respectively, were […]
June 21, 2018
Men’s World Super Final — Japan Shocks USA, Hungary Edges Out Croatia In Shootout, Montenegro, Spain Advance

Men’s World Super Final — Japan Shocks USA, Hungary Edges Out Croatia In Shootout, Montenegro, Spain Advance

One of the most shocking results in recent day’s water polo: Japan made the semis by beating the group-winner US team and reached the FINA World […]
June 20, 2018
Men’s World Super Final — USA, Montenegro came first, Hungary and Croatia set up rematch of 2017 final

Men’s World Super Final — USA, Montenegro came first, Hungary and Croatia set up rematch of 2017 final

Hungary and Croatia will replay last year’s World Championship final in the quarters here in the men’s World League Super Final in Budapest as the host […]
June 19, 2018
Men’s World Super Final — Spain Edges Out World Champion Croatia in Shootout, Montenegro Downs Hungary

Men’s World Super Final — Spain Edges Out World Champion Croatia in Shootout, Montenegro Downs Hungary

Montenegro and the USA are the only two sides in the field standing with a clean sheet. The Montenegrins had a big win over host Hungary, […]
May 3, 2018
Water Polo World League Round 03 Preview

WPWL 2018: Spain, Russia and the Netherlands off to the Super Final

After six European preliminary rounds played from November 2017 to May 2018, Spain, Russia and the Netherlands secured a berth to the FINA Women’s Water Polo World […]
April 30, 2018

“Time for action” – FINA’s World Water Polo Conference Resume

We bring you FINA’s official press release on this weekend’s summit for the future of water polo: After three days (April 26-28) of intense discussion and exchange […]
April 28, 2018

20 New Rules: Propositions from the FINA World Water Polo Conference

Yesterday, at the FINA World Water Polo Conference in Budapest, a panel of experts made 20 propositions for new water polo rules – check out all […]
April 28, 2018
Water Polo Conference , Day 2 – Experts take part in round-tables and more panels

Water Polo Conference , Day 2 – Experts take part in round-tables and more panels

Day two of the FINA World Water Polo Conference concentrated heavily on “the other side” of the sport – sponsorship, marketing and what big companies desire […]
April 28, 2018
Water Polo Conference, Day 2: Aaron Feltham, the athletes’ voice in Budapest

Water Polo Conference, Day 2: Aaron Feltham, the athletes’ voice in Budapest

FINA Athletes Committee Member Aaron Feltham of Canada was part of the athletes’ panel on April 26 in Budapest, Hungary, where the FINA World Water Polo […]
April 27, 2018
Water Polo Conference, Day 1: 224 delegates from 107 nations respond present

Water Polo Conference, Day 1: 224 delegates from 107 nations present

FINA World Water Polo Conference began in Budapest today with 224 delegates from 107 nations set to take a quantum leap in how the sport will […]
April 27, 2018
Water Polo Conference, Day 1: Krikorian: “Trust is everything”

Water Polo Conference, Day 1: Krikorian: “Trust is everything”

These are the latest news from the FINA World Water Polo Conference! In the penultimate session of Day 1, which included coaches Adam Krikorian, Yoji Omoto, Lance […]
April 26, 2018
Magyar Technical Committee Meets Before the FINA Congress, Brings News Suggestions

Magyar Technical Committee Meets Before the FINA Congress, Brings News Suggestions

Waterpolo.hu reports the latest news from Budapest. At the FINA Congress in Budapest (held from Thursday to Saturday), the Technical Committee of the Organization met. Hungarian […]
April 25, 2018
Water Polo World League Round 03 Preview

UPDATE: 2018 World League Super Finals moved to Budapest!

  FINA has now decided to move the Final Eight tournament of the 2018 World League to the Duna Aréna between 18th and 23rd June, according to waterpolo.hu‘s […]
April 24, 2018
Water Polo Community To Discuss Future Of Sport at FINA World Conference

Global Water Polo Community to Discuss the Future of the Sport at FINA World Conference

This week, from April 26-28, the International Water Polo Community gathers in the Magyar capital for the FINA World Water Polo Conference. Over 250 participants, including […]
April 24, 2018
Water Polo World League Round 03 Preview

BREAKING NEWS: Russia too Costly – FINA in Search of New Host for the World League Super Finals?

Well-informed sources close to FINA claim that the 2018 World League Super Finals won’t be held in Roza (Russia) from 18th to 23rd of June as originally […]
April 11, 2018
Water Polo World League Round 03 Preview

Super Final Teams Qualified: Get Ready for June!

The Inter-Continental Cup Last week was a busy, but very enjoyable week for all water polo fans. Apart from the LEN tournament in Rijeka (CRO), the […]
April 9, 2018
WPWL Inter-Continental Men, Final Day: USA Beats Australia in the Final

WPWL Inter-Continental Men, Final Day: USA Beats Australia in the Final

USA stronger than Australia in the final The USA were too fit and fast for Australia, winning the World League Intercontinental Cup in Auckland with a […]
April 9, 2018
WPWL Inter-Continental Women, Final Day: The Crown Goes to the USA

WPWL Inter-Continental Women, Final Day: The Crown Goes to the USA

Team USA takes the crown The USA avenged their first round defeat to Australia with a convincing 10-7 win in the final at the World League […]
April 8, 2018
WPWL Inter-Continental Men, Day 5: Japan and Kazakhstan Fight for Bronze

WPWL Inter-Continental Men, Day 5: Japan and Kazakhstan Fight for Bronze

Hosts New Zealand will take on Canada in the play off for fifth on the final day of the World League Intercontinental Cup in Auckland. With […]
April 8, 2018
WPWL Inter-Continental Women, Day 5: Australia and the USA in Grand Finals

WPWL Inter-Continental Women, Day 5: Australia and the USA in Grand Finals

Australia and the USA will have a rematch of their opening match in the final of the World League Intercontinental Cup in Auckland after contrasting semifinal […]
April 7, 2018
WPWL Inter-Continental Men, Day 4: The Battle of Giants in The Finals

WPWL Inter-Continental Men, Day 4: The Battle of Giants in the Finals

Australia will play the USA for gold at the World League Intercontinental Cup in Auckland after both finished pool play unbeaten. Australia wrapped up their group […]
April 7, 2018
WPWL Inter-Continental Women, Day 4: It'll Be a North American Semifinal

WPWL Inter-Continental Women, Day 4: A North American Semifinal

It’s a North American semifinal for Canada and the USA after their wins against New Zealand’s second team and Japan. Although the USA had to work […]
April 6, 2018
WPWL Inter-Continental Women, Day 3: Australia and Canada holding the top

WPWL Inter-Continental Women, Day 3: Australia and Canada holding the top

Canada and Australia have finished top of their respective pools in the women’s World League Intercontinental Cup in Auckland and will take on the two New […]
April 6, 2018
WPWL Inter-Continental Men, Day 3: New Zealand Dominated Saudi Arabia

WPWL Inter-Continental Men, Day 3: New Zealand dominates Saudi Arabia

Australia and the USA remain on track to meet in the final of the men’s World League Intercontinental Cup in Auckland after wins against Argentina and […]