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March 20, 2020

David Martin: Future is for players who can master all the positions

The Spanish water polo has made great progress in the last few years. The male and the female national team have collected a lot of medals […]
February 2, 2020
Gianni Lonzi

NO POOLSHIT #2: VAR the f**k?

Budapest gave us one of the most spectacular water polo ambients so far. The company behind the special effects on site did a great job, fans […]
January 25, 2020

Gergely Kiss: “One big question remains”

Leading up to the final days of the competition, we saw some thrilling games as well as real surprises. In the women’s tournament, I really expected […]
January 25, 2020

A Gold medal match that brings real joy to water polo fans

The last competition day of the female tournament at the Europeans is about to start. Find out what our blogger Marton Benczur expects. France  – Slovakia […]
January 24, 2020

ANSWERED: Kobescak’s six questions about the European Championships

The quarter finals are behind us and it is time to look back and examine this passed portion of the European Championships to see if we […]
January 24, 2020

“Nothing happens by chance” – Calcaterra on Italy’s defeat

Total Waterpolo’s blogger Roberto Calcaterra analyzes Italy’s defeat in the quarterfinals and predicts the outcome of the European Championships. Montenegro stopped the world champions from Gwangju […]
January 23, 2020

The best defense tests the best attack

On the eve of the semifinal games at the female tournament, Marton Benczur continues his series of blogs for Total Waterpolo Netherlands – Russia The best […]
January 22, 2020
Gianni Lonzi

NO POOLSHIT #1: LEN can’t even execute their own lies

Since the day Total Waterpolo was founded, in summer 2017, we wanted to create a central place where we will gather and develop the global water […]
January 21, 2020

Russia and Italy in the spotlight of the quarterfinals

Our blogger Marton Benczur in today’s article writes about his predictions before the women’s quarterfinals. Netherlands – Slovakia The Slovak team has a significant result in […]
January 16, 2020

Big gap between elite teams and the rest of Europe

After the first four days of the European Championships, we have to say that these were a kind of warm-up matches. It is very clear that […]
January 15, 2020

One Italian player got a VAR suspension. We don’t know who.

World champion Italy will have only 12 players in the team in tomorrow’s match against France in the second round of the male tournament. Which player […]
January 14, 2020

New era of water polo began in Vienna 1995

The series of the expert columns we continue with Roberto Calcaterra, who won two gold medals at the European Championships and the crown at the 1994 […]
January 12, 2020

A lot of favorites for the European medals

Gergely Kiss, one of the best Hungarian water polo players of all time, joined our team for the European Championships in Budapest. Kiss, the triple Olympic […]
January 11, 2020

First place in the group can be crucial

Marton Benczur, who coaches reigning Hungarian champion UVSE, is one of Total Waterpolo’s bloggers for the European championships. These are his predictions about the women’s tournament […]
January 11, 2020

Kobescak’s six questions about European Championships

On the eve of the European Championships in Budapest, Total Waterpolo brings the series of the columns, by former water polo stars, great champions, medal winners […]
December 25, 2019

Denes Varga – from chubby troublemaker to living water polo legend

We sat down with the Total Player 2019 Denes Varga to talk about his humble beginnings, troublesome teens, and his rise to water polo stardom. Check […]
December 16, 2019

Total Player 2019 by Harry van der Meer

The head coach of the male team of the Netherlands had a respectable playing career in the Dutch team. Van der Meer competed at the Olympic […]
December 16, 2019

Total Player 2019 by China staff

The voting for the Total Player Female Award we finish with the votes from the most populated country in the world On behalf of the Chinese […]
December 14, 2019

Total Player 2019 by Dragana Ivkovic

We continue the voting in the Total Player 2019 Female Category with Dragana Ivković, the coach of the Serbian National Team. Ivković has been involved in […]
December 14, 2019

Total Player 2019 by Marco Baldineti

Marco Baldineti , Sport management head coach, was an Italian Olympian. He played for “Settebello“ at the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles. In the same […]
December 13, 2019

Total Player 2019 by Marat Naurazbekov

One of the new members of our Expert Jury is Marat Kairatovich Naurazbekov, the head coach of the female national team of Kazakhstan. He led Kazakhstan […]
December 13, 2019

Total Player 2019 by Petar Porobic

The voting for the Total Player award is continuing with Petar Porobić,  the ex-player from Montenegro, who currently works as the coach of the male national […]
December 11, 2019

Total Player 2019 by Angie Winstanley-Smith

Angie Winstanley-Smith, the head coach of the female team of New Zealand, is a former British water polo player, and coach. She competed for Great Britain […]
December 11, 2019

Total Player 2019 by Vladimir Gojkovic

Vladimir Gojković, Montenegro head coach, joins the Total Player Award Jury for the third time. As a former player, Gojković is best known for winning the […]
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