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February 1, 2023

Big Sicilian battle ends in tie; thriller in Naples

Two derbies were on the program of the 15th matchday in the Italian Championships. However, only one of the two games produced excitement. Ortigia and Telimar […]
January 31, 2023

Women’s A1: Top dogs don’t trip up in Italy

Nothing changed significantly in the Italian women’s league this past weekend.  On the 11th matchday of the women’s Italian A1, Plebiscito Padova dominated Bogliasco today with […]
January 31, 2023

Women’s water polo: What’s on in February?

February signals the end of winter time in Europe, and all indicators suggest that things are going to heat up in the pool ahead of a […]
January 28, 2023

Italian favorites open second half of regular season with wins

Almost all favorites recorded convincing wins in the 14th round of the Italian League, which opened the second half of the regular season. Pro Recco earned […]
January 21, 2023

Roma, Plebiscito and Ekipe storm to victory, leaving rivals in their wake

Matchday 10 of the women’s A1 in Italy saw the big guns secure straight-forward victories on the road. SIS Roma secured their tenth consecutive victory with […]
January 21, 2023

Telimar edges out Savona and catches up with Trieste

The games in Brescia and Palermo were in the spotlight in the Italian water polo this weekend. Both derby games were very exciting. The home sides […]
January 18, 2023

Brescia storms past Ortigia in ten minutes

Brescia beat Ortigia convincingly in the derby of the 12th round of the Italian Championships. Ortigia hosted the runner-up in the indoor pool in Catania. Despite […]
January 18, 2023

PODCAST: “Every match is an hour of fun” – Di Fulvio

We are thrilled to release our first podcast episode of the new year, featuring our star guest, Total Player Award winner for 2022, Francesco Di Fulvio.  […]
January 15, 2023

SIS Roma prove title credentials with victory against title-holders Ekipe

Matchday nine of the women’s Italian A1 was an excellent day to stay at home for the four teams in action, all of whom secured victories. […]
January 14, 2023

Recco and Brescia win in Sicily; Quinto downs Trieste

Pro Recco and Brescia collected points in the games played in Sicily in the 11th round of the Italian Championships. The European champion ran over Telimar […]
January 7, 2023

Italian Women’s A1: Top four start the new year with three points

The Italian Women’s A1 resumed its regular schedule of games today, and the top four teams in the standings all won their matches.  SIS Roma won […]
January 3, 2023

Capanna: “Where we are now is still not enough for our big dreams”

Roma have the ‘special one’. No, not Jose Mourinho, Marco Capanna.  It was Mercedes Steiber, the current BVSC head coach, who gave SIS Roma’s forty-one year […]
December 17, 2022

Ortigia finishes series of encounters with Savona with valuable win

A visiting team recorded a win in the last big derby of the Italian Championships in 2022. Ortigia defeated Savona 16:12. It was Ortigia’s second victory […]
December 10, 2022

Trieste edges out Telimar in derby in Palermo

. The visiting teams collected the points in most of the matches played in Serie A1 today. There were several exciting games, but the highlight was […]
December 7, 2022

No excitement in derbies: Brescia and Recco demonstrate power

Two duels between the teams that play in the LEN cups were on the program of the 8th round of the Italian League. However, neither of […]
December 4, 2022

Roma, Plebiscito and Ekipe all win ahead of exciting Champions League battles

There were no surprises in the sixth matchday of the Women’s Italian A1, with all four top teams picking up three points. Ekipe defeated Como by […]
December 3, 2022

Telimar fixes defense to earn significant win

Telimar defeated Iren Quinto convincingly in the big match of the 7th day of the Italian Championship. It was a clash between the teams that target […]
November 29, 2022

Plebiscito triumph over Ekipe in Italy’s biggest derby

Week five of the Italian Women’s A1 featured a clash between the country’s two top sides.  Plebiscito Padova’s 13-11 victory over Ekipe Orizzonte gives Stefano Posterivo’s […]
November 26, 2022

Pro Recco and Trieste fly in derby games

Home teams recorded convincing wins in the derby games in the 6th round of the Italian League. Title-holder Pro Recco blew Savona away – 11:4. Trieste […]
November 19, 2022

Ortigia and Savona keep up with Pro Recco

While Pro Recco played in the LEN Super Cup, the other best Italian clubs battled for the points in the 5th round of the national championships. […]
November 13, 2022

Roma, Plebiscito, and Ekipe maintain perfect starts to season

The third full matchday of the Italian League was played this weekend, with SIS Roma and Plebiscito Padova being the only two teams to have won […]
November 12, 2022

Great defense leads Pro Recco to win in Brescia

The highlight of the 4th round in Serie A1 was an Italian water polo classic. Brescia and Pro Recco faced off in the Mompiano pool in […]
November 5, 2022

Trieste avoids surprise and narrowly defeats Roma

Favorites collected points in the 3rd round of the Italian Men’s League. However, some of the teams from the higher half of the table had very […]
November 2, 2022

Ortigia flies in Sicilian derby; hard-fought win for Recco

Two derbies between the teams that represent (or represented) Italy in the European cups were played in the 2nd round of the national league this evening. […]