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March 1, 2019

LEN Euro Cup Finals – Draw

Yesterday (28th February), LEN held the draw for the Finals of the Euro Cup season 2018-2019 that was to be played respectively on 30 March 2019 […]
February 28, 2019

Jadran Stuns OSC, Marseille Makes French History – Men’s Euro Cup, Semi-finals, 2nd Leg

Men’s Euro Cup, Semi-finals, 2nd leg – Summary Jadran Herceg Novi (MNE) came back from 8-3 down to oust favorite OSC (HUN) with a double win […]
February 28, 2019

Jug and Recco Book Spots in F8, Another Big Win for Brescia – Champions League Day 9

Champions League, Main Round, Day 9 – Summary Recco and Jug Dubrovnik are the first teams to technically book their respective spots in the Final Eight […]
February 27, 2019

Marseille Is To Write History – Men’s Euro Cup Semi-finals, 2nd leg – Preview

Men’s Euro Cup, Semi-finals, 2nd leg – Preview The return matches of the Euro Cup semis promise great thrills as the first legs didn’t see decisive […]
February 27, 2019

Brescia Eyes The Second Place, Another ‘El Clasico’ in Croatia – Champions League

Champions League, Main Round, Day 9 – Preview The clash of Brescia (ITA) and Barceloneta (ESP) might decide the second place in Group A, while in […]
February 26, 2019

Debreceni Beat The Great Szolnoki, Draws Occur in Group A – Hungarian Water Polo

More surprises come from the Hungarian pools as the 14th round ends. Dive into one of the greatest plays Hungarians lately had! Group A AVUS and […]
February 24, 2019

Jadran and Mladost Celebrate in Split, Partizan Defeated by Jug – Triglav Regional League

Where Jadran Carine got a clear victory, Mladost barely managed to get a goal-difference win against Mornar. The 15th round of the Regional League brought some […]
February 24, 2019

Decisive Wins for Olympiacos and Sabadell – Euro League, Quarter-finals, 1st Leg

Euro League, Quarter-finals, 1st leg – Summary Four-time champion Sabadell (ESP) and 2015 champion Olympiacos (GRE) are on their way to the Final Four after gaining […]
February 22, 2019

Something Big Is Coming – Euro League, Quarter-finals, 1st Leg

Euro League, Quarter-finals, 1st leg – Preview The very best of women’s water polo is in sight this Saturday when eight teams – two from Greece, […]
February 20, 2019

Convincing Wins for Germany, Greece, Serbia and Spain – Men’s Water Polo World League, Day 5

The European preliminaries of the FINA Men’s Water Polo World League 2019 went underway in various European cities on Tuesday, February 19, as five games were […]
February 19, 2019

The Comeback of The Water Polo Giant – Nikša Dobud Joins Pro Recco

Firstly rumored, then announced, and now it’s official – Nikša Dobud joins Pro Recco. The strong Italian team became even stronger with the presence of this water […]
February 19, 2019

Progress Made in The Regional League. Will There Be a Consensus?

Yesterday (February 18, 2019) a conference was held between the Croatian and Serbian Water Polo Federations, considering the latest incident in Split with Crvena Zvezda’s players. […]
February 18, 2019

Both Groups Battle in The Middle-Ranks – Hungarian Water Polo

The 13th round saw struggles in the mid-standings, along with an unexpected draw in Group A. Group A Avus played KSI, gloriously outplaying them with an […]
February 17, 2019

Jadran Carine Keeps The Second Place, Mladost Is Back on Track – Triglav League

The 14th round of the Triglav League brought Mladost back on track and saw Crvena Zvezda triumph over Partizan. Jug climbed the second place, though not […]
February 14, 2019

Perica Bukić: “Serbian Request is Radical, It Won’t Pass”

Following yesterday’s request from the Serbian Water Polo Federation, there was a somewhat fierce reaction from the Croatian Water Polo Federation. Perica Bukić, vice president and chief […]
February 13, 2019

Is The Regional League Falling Apart?

The recent event that occurred during the Serbian visit to Split has officially culminated. The players from Crvena Zvezda were attacked during the walk in Split, […]
February 13, 2019

Women European Qualification – Day 9 Results

Day 9 of Women’s Water Polo World League 2019 – European preliminaries is over and the results are here. Stay tuned! Match Results Day 9 (12/02/2019) […]
February 11, 2019

Prlainović and Aleksić To Join Dynamo Moscow?

After the Champions League match on Wednesday where Pro Recco played Dynamo Moscow (11:6), there was a rumor picked up by waterpoloitaly.com. Possible Transfer? Pijetlović said […]
February 11, 2019

Jadran Carine Stops Mladost’s Streak, Mornar v Crvena Zvezda Postponed – Triglav League

Four out of five games were played in the 13th round of the Triglav league due to an incident, and Mladost lost the first game of […]
February 10, 2019

OSC Won The Clash of Titans, Eger Keeps on Climbing – Hungarian Water Polo

The 12th round brought most exciting matches so far, including the clash of the Titans. OSC left the pool victorious, but only by one goal. Group […]
February 8, 2019

The New Rules from a Russian Perspective

From the core of Russian water polo, Igor Chekunov – Editor at Ruswaterpolo – gives his opinion about the new rules and their implementation. At the […]
February 7, 2019

Big Wins For Brescia and Szolnok, Olympiacos Barely Saves a Point – Champions League

Champions League, Main Round, Day 8 – Summary By soundly beating Super Cup winner Ferencvaros (HUN), Brescia is set to join fellow Italian side Recco and […]
February 6, 2019

Gwangju 2019 Water Polo Tournament: 32 Teams Qualified

The water polo qualification phase to secure a berth in the 18th FINA World Championships 2019 in Gwangju, Korea, is now completed as 32 teams (16 […]
February 5, 2019

Lolo Ibern: “The Contact is Killing Water Polo” – Extensive Interview by Waterpolista

Lolo Ibern, one of the highest placed FINA members, talked to WATERPOLISTA.com about the changes in regulations. Apart from the explanations, Ibern offered his view on […]