World Men’s Junior Water Polo Championships

 

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August 19, 2018
Greece Edges Out Spain To Crown Unbeaten Run — World Men's Youth, Finals

Greece Edges Out Spain To Crown Unbeaten Run — World Men’s Youth, Finals

Greece made it, in an exciting final they managed to beat Spain for the title and became Youth World Champion for the first time. Hungary and […]
August 18, 2018
Serbia To Meet Greece, Hungary Faces Spain in The Semis — World Men's Youth, Day 7

Serbia To Meet Greece, Hungary Faces Spain in The Semis — World Men’s Youth, Day 7

The curse of the group-winners hunted down Croatia and Montenegro: after some easy matches and a day rest, both teams seemed to be off the necessary […]
August 17, 2018
Hungary Wins Thriller over USA with Penalties, Italy, Spain, Australia to The Quarters — World Men's Youth, Day 6

Hungary Wins Thriller over USA with Penalties, Italy, Spain, Australia to The Quarters — World Men’s Youth, Day 6

Australia was the first team to join the group-winners in the quarter-finals. They were quick and effective in the first eight-finals and decided the outcome in […]
August 16, 2018
Colombia Sinks Canada, And US Beat New Zealand For Eight-Finals — World Men's Youth, Day 5

Colombia Sinks Canada, And US Beat New Zealand For QF-Qualifications — World Men’s Youth, Day 5

Two eight-final spots remained open for the last day and the decisive matches brought huge fights. The US team showed some tremendous defending while beating New […]
August 15, 2018
Greece, Serbia atop, Join Croatia and Montenegro in The Quarters — World Men's Youth, Day 4

Greece, Serbia atop, Join Croatia and Montenegro in The Quarters — World Men’s Youth, Day 4

Greece and Serbia already made their way to the quarters by finishing atop in their respective groups. The Greeks staged a brilliant third period against the […]
August 14, 2018
Serbia Wins Thriller Against Spain — World Men's Youth Championships, Day 3

Serbia Wins Thriller Against Spain — World Men’s Youth Championships, Day 3

The three former Yugoslav powerhouses enjoyed a great day at the men’s FINA World Youth Water Polo Championships in Szombathely. Serbia earned the most valuable win […]
August 13, 2018
Croatia downs Italy, Greece Beats Host Hungary — World Men's Youth Championships, Day 2

Croatia downs Italy, Greece Beats Host Hungary — World Men’s Youth Championships, Day 2

Two thrilling matches highlighted Day 2 at the men’s World Youth Water Polo Championships in Szombathely. In a match full of twists and turns Croatia upended […]
August 12, 2018

Italy Strikes Back to Beat USA — World Men’s Youth Championships, Day 1

The first day in Szombathely already offered some thrilling encounters at the FINA Youth Water Polo World Championships. The game between Italy and the USA stood […]
August 11, 2018
4th Men's Youth Water Polo Championships 2018 Starts Today!

4th Men’s Youth Water Polo Championships 2018 Starts Today!

Twenty youth teams will be fighting as of Saturday, August 11 for the Men’s World Youth title in Szombathely, Hungary, when the city will stage the […]
August 15, 2017
Nikola Moskov Montenegro Water Polo Junior

Nikola Moskov (MNE): “I believe, we could have played so much better.”

Montenegro’s youngsters finished on a well deserved fifth place during this year’s Fina World Men’s Junior Water Polo Championships. The tournament revealed a slight lack regarding […]
August 14, 2017
US Junior Water Polo Team Belgrade 2017

Gavin Arroyo: We need better mental preparations

The USA Junior Water Polo Team placed 8th on the 19th Fina World Men’s Junior Water Polo Championships 2017. A better placement would have been justified, considering […]
August 13, 2017
Greece Water Polo World Champions Greece Belgrade 2017

Greece, Junior World Champions 2017: “Again we were behind, again we came back.”

The 19th Fina World Men’s Junior Water Polo Championships in Belgrade ended with a dramatic penalty shoot out between Greece and Croatia. With flaweless precision and […]
August 12, 2017

Semi Finals Day in Belgrade 2017 – as close as it gets

The 19th World Men’s Junior Water Polo Championships Belgrade 2017 gave us tons of incredible plays and goals up to today’s semi finals. Water polo can […]
August 4, 2017
Junior Water Polo World Championships Tournament Schedule

World Men’s Junior Water Polo Championships Belgrade 2017 – Tournament Schedule

They are young, they are hungry and they are fired up – less than a week after the spectacular Water Polo World Championships in Budapest, the […]