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June 28, 2022

Hungarian defence holds firm against Australia to reach Semi-finals

Hungary have beaten the Aussie Stingers by a single goal, and set up a duel with the Netherlands in the Semi-final. In a really enjoyable spectacle, […]
June 28, 2022

Netherlands too strong for Greece and progress to Semi-finals

The Netherlands played with great confidence against Greece at Alfred Hajos this evening, running out 12-7 winners. The Dutch proved too good for the Greeks tonight, […]
June 28, 2022

The United States end Spanish medal hopes in Budapest

The United States is once again a step too far for Miki Oca’s Spain, as he once again saw his side fall 13-8 to a formidable […]
June 28, 2022

Italy book Semi-Final place and await winner of Spain and the United States

Italy have beaten France by 10 goals, and progress to the Semi-finals of the world championships. Italy were untroubled by France in the first quarter-final of […]
June 26, 2022

United States to face Spain in Quarter-finals as Netherlands, France and Hungary progress

On the fourth day in the Women’s competition at the World Championships, it has been confirmed that the reigning World and Olympic runners-up will face the […]
June 25, 2022

Canada withdraw from the World Championships in Budapest

After a few days of uncertainty for the Canadian Men’s national team at the World Championships, they have finally taken the decision to withdraw from the […]
June 24, 2022

Four teams progress to Quarter-Finals as Group stage ends at World Championships

The final day of the women’s group stages have finished at the World Championships, with four teams having directly booked a place in the Quarter-Finals. Italy, […]
June 24, 2022

FINA to disqualify Canada after five positive COVID tests in the Maple’s squad

UPDATE: Canada have now been temporarily  suspended. The players and staff will have another covid test on Sunday. If less than 4 players are positive at […]
June 22, 2022

Italy silence Budapest on a delightful third day at World Championships.

As the second day of the women’s competition comes to an end in Hungary, there were some massively entertaining games with some excellent water polo on […]
June 20, 2022

Big victories for favourites on the opening day of the World Championships

The first day of the World Championships saw no real surprises, as the teams expected to win did so without much trouble. The USA dominated South […]
June 18, 2022

World Championships Women’s Preview: Can anyone end the American dynasty of dominance?

Nine months on from the delayed Tokyo Olympic Games, and the world of women’s water polo is preparing for the biggest International tournament since – the […]
June 18, 2022

Stefanos Leandros replaces Antigoni Roumpesi as Ethnikos Head Coach

Former World Champion and Olympic Silver Medallist, Antigoni Roumpesi, has left her post as Head Coach of Ethnikos Piraeus by mutual consent, while the club has […]
June 15, 2022

Spain defeat Australia in World Championship Warm-up; Andrews signs for SIS Roma

Spain have defeated the Aussie Stingers 10-8 in a friendly at the home of CN Atletic-Barceloneta, in Barcelona. In a final warm-up fixture before the World […]
June 13, 2022

PODCAST #012 – Aaron Younger

Our guest on the Total Waterpolo Podcast this week is Pro Recco’s, Aaron Younger. On the show, the Aussie Shark talks about his very impressive club […]
June 9, 2022

Women’s Transfers: Ferencvaros announce Gurisatti and three others

Ferencvaros have announced the signing of the Hungarian international and former Dunaujvaros player Greta Gurisatti. At a press conference yesterday, Fradi finally confirmed the services of […]
June 8, 2022

Netherlands beat Canada in friendly as Doudesis names squad for World Championships

The Dutch women’s national team have beaten Canada 14-12 (4-6, 3-2, 5-3, 2-1) in a friendly game only a few hours after the national team coach, […]
June 4, 2022

U19s European Championship Draws made in Belgrade

The draw for the Men and Women’s U19 European Championships was made today in Belgrade, at the Champions League Final 8 competition. The 27th edition of […]
May 27, 2022

Golden generation make history as Olympiacos secure an unpresidented quadruple

Olympiacos Piraeus have made history in securing a domestic and European quadruple; winning the Greek Women’s National Championships, the Women’s Greek Cup, the LEN Women’s Euro […]
May 21, 2022

Women’s Transfer Gossip: Spain and Hungary

With the conclusion of most of the top women’s leagues in Europe, we bring you the latest gossip from Spain and Hungary on potential transfers from […]
May 19, 2022

Penalty Shoot-out victory gives Ekipe Orizzonte their 22nd Italian League title

Ekipe Orizzonte have won the Italian Women’s Scudetto for the 22nd time in their history, winning the fourth game of a best of five series on […]
May 17, 2022

Vojvodina secure the double for a second successive year by defeating Crvena zvezda

VK Vojvodina continue to dominate the women’s game in Serbia as they once again secured a domestic double, repeating a feat they achieved last season. They […]
May 11, 2022

Italian Women’s A1: Ekipe Orizzonte and Plebiscito Padova to battle it out in Championship Final

After a very exciting season in Italy, we finally know who will contest the Scudetto Finals, as Euro League Bronze medallists, Plebiscito Padova, will look to […]
May 8, 2022

Stanford win a record-breaking 8th NCAA title in Michigan

Stanford Cardinal have won the Women’s NCAA title for a historic eighth time after toppling the reigning champions USC with a 10-7 victory in the final […]
April 29, 2022

Preview: Women’s NCAA heads to Ann Arbor, Michigan

With the majority of Europe’s professional women’s leagues drawing to a close, we now turn our attention 4000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean to the United […]