Water Polo News

 

News from the pools around the globe - find out what is making waves in the world of water polo.

August 31, 2018

Sandro Sukno Returns: 2017’s Total Player is Back in a Big Way!

Sandro Sukno, Total Water Polo’s best player of 2017, finally makes his return to the competitive pool! After complicated heart surgery and an extensive recovery period […]
September 18, 2018
Predrag Sloboda Leaves Croatian Water Polo Association

Predrag Sloboda Leaves Croatian Water Polo Association

Predrag Sloboda decided he will no longer be the president of the Croatian Water Polo Association. The former leader of one of the most popular sports […]
September 17, 2018
Spain Takes the Gold! — LEN Women’s European U-19 Championships — Final Day

Spain Takes the Gold! — LEN Women’s European U-19 Championships — Final Day

The Final Day of Women’s European U-19 Championships is over and the results are here. See the final standings and results below! Final Standing Spain Russia […]
September 17, 2018

Berlin 2018, Day 6: Hungary Defeats Australia for World Cup Title!

Japan secures rank seven After a confident 21:9 (4:1, 9:2, 4:3, 3:4) victory against South Africa, Japan could secure rank seven of the FINA Men’s Water […]
September 16, 2018

Berlin 2018, Day 5: Hungary and Australia Will Play the Final

Places 5-8: US Mcquin Baron ensures victory against Japan In a match that was tense until the very last second, the American team managed a narrow […]
September 16, 2018

Get Ready for the Finals! — LEN Women’s European U-19 Championships — Day 7 Results

Day 7 of Women’s European U-19 Championships is over and the results are here. Stay tuned for more! Last Day Schedule (16th September) Match Results Day […]
September 15, 2018

Dobud: It Was Hard To Watch the Games, but Now I Have a New Opportunity!

It’s Official! Nikša Dobud, a Croatian player from Dubrovnik, is joining Ratko Rudic’s ranks. We already spoke of Niksa’s Great Return, and now Pro Recco officially confirmed it. […]
September 15, 2018

Berlin 2018, Day 4: Australia Kicks Out Croatia from the Semis

Hungary kicks off strong against Japan World silver medallist in 2017 at home, Hungary entered the semi-finals by defeating the US Team 10:8 (5:2, 1:1, 3:3, […]
September 15, 2018

LEN Women’s European U-19 Championships — Day 6 Results

Day 6 of Women’s European U-19 Championships is over and the results are here. Stay tuned for more! Match Results Day Six (14th September) Day Five […]
September 14, 2018
Berlin 2018, Day 3: Germany Qualifies for QuarterFinals

Berlin 2018, Day 3: Germany Qualifies for QuarterFinals

Group A Hungary with a jump start against Japan With an 18:13 (8:3, 3:3, 3:4, 4:3) victory against Japan, the Hungarian team secured the second position […]
September 14, 2018

LEN Women’s European U-19 Championships — Day 5 Results

Day 5 of Women’s European U-19 Championships is over and the results are here. Stay tuned for more! Match Results Day Five (13th September) Day Four […]
September 13, 2018
Berlin 2018, Day 2: German Team Wins Again

Berlin 2018, Day 2: German Team Wins Again

Group A Last minute win for Hungary against Australia After losing to the German Team on Tuesday night, winning against Australia was a must for the […]
September 13, 2018
LEN Women's European U-19 Championships — Day 4 Results

LEN Women’s European U-19 Championships — Day 4 Results

Day 4 of Women’s European U-19 Championships is over and the results are here. Stay tuned for more! Match Results Day Four (12th September) Day Three […]
September 12, 2018

Berlin 2018, Day 1: Host Germany Defeats Runner-up to the World Champion Hungary

Group B Victory for Serbia Serbia opened the FINA Men’s Water Polo World Cup in Berlin with a goal festival. In the first match of Group […]
September 12, 2018
LEN Women's European U-19 Championships — Day 3 Results

LEN Women’s European U-19 Championships — Day 3 Results

Day 3 of Women’s European U-19 Championships is over and the results are here. Stay tuned for more! Match Results Day Three (11st September) Day Two (10th […]
September 11, 2018
16th FINA Men’s Water Polo World Cup Starts Today

16th FINA Men’s Water Polo World Cup Starts Today

From 11th to 16th of September, eight teams will meet on the pools of Berlin, Germany. Europasportpark will welcome all the contestants and the first game (Serbia […]
September 11, 2018
Beach Water Polo on the Rivers of Utrecht, Netherlands!

Beach Water Polo on the Rivers of Utrecht, Netherlands!

Last Sunday, in Utrecht (Netherlands) the September sun welcomed another beach water polo tournament. This was the first competition of this sort to visit the Netherlands […]
September 10, 2018

FINA World Cup (W), Surgut, Day 6: The USA is Again Golden

The United States of America is the new old winners of the FINA Women’s Water Polo World Cup-2018! In front of over 1500 thrilled fans in […]
September 9, 2018
FINA World Cup (W), Surgut, Day 5: USA and Russia To Play the Trophy

FINA World Cup (W), Surgut, Day 5: USA and Russia To Play the Trophy

The finals are set! With 20 matches behind us and over 200 goals scored this week it was the only appropriate climax. The United States brushed […]
September 8, 2018

Alessandro Bovo: “Water Polo Needs More Publicity”

Again this season, Alessandro Bovo (49) is getting ready to take over with Brescia — the team that participates in the Serie A1 water polo championship with […]
September 8, 2018
FINA World Cup (W), Surgut, Day 4: Semi-finals in Sight in Surgut

FINA World Cup (W), Surgut, Day 4: Semi-finals in Sight in Surgut

FINA Women’s Water Polo World Cup 2018 is entering its exciting phase where every team looks poised to be a possible winner. Quarter-finals showed “clockwork” and […]
September 7, 2018

FINA World Cup (W), Surgut, Day 3: USA, Russia and New Zealand Win In Style

The group phase of the 2018 FINA Women’s Water Polo World Cup finished on Thursday. Host Russia and world No. 1 USA both pass to the […]
September 6, 2018
FINA World Cup (W), Surgut, Day 2: Favorites Keep on Dominating

FINA World Cup (W), Surgut, Day 2: Favorites Keep on Dominating

Competition Day 2 of the FINA Women’s Water Polo World Cup, launched the day before in Surgut, Russia, saw another big win of favorites. Defending World […]
September 5, 2018
Champions League – Draw, Barcelona (ESP)

Champions League – 2018/2019 Draw, Barcelona (ESP)

Last three winners are in the same group Title-holder Olympiacos (GRE), 2017 champion Szolnok (HUN) and 2016 winner Jug (CRO) will play in the same group […]
September 5, 2018

FINA World Cup (W), Surgut, Day 1: Favorites Show Class and Win Openers

The USA opened their campaign in Surgut routing New Zealand. Host Russia took a slow start but drove fast against Spain. Australia edged out Chine narrowly, […]