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September 16, 2022

Season for clubs is approaching: Major men’s national leagues start in October

Late in September, the new season of the LEN competitions begins with the first round of the Champions League qualifications (September 29 – October 2). All […]
August 9, 2022

PODCAST: Hallock: “I wouldn’t have been in Europe in 20/21 if it wasn’t for COVID”

This week on the Total Waterpolo Podcast, we sat down to talk with the man considered to be the best centre forward in the world, the […]
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 […]
May 28, 2022

Pro Recco defenses excellently and wins 34th Italian crown

Pro Recco beat Brescia in the third match of the Italian playoffs final and won its 34th title in the national league. The third game of […]
May 25, 2022

Brescia edges out Pro Recco with last-gasp goal and stays in final

The battle for the title in the Italian Championships will end after the 3rd game of the final. Today, Brescia and Pro Recco faced off in […]
May 23, 2022

Brescia requests repetition of first game of Italian final

Pro Recco has a 1:0 lead after the first match of the Italian playoffs final. The European champion defeated Brescia (9:8) at home on Saturday. But, […]
May 21, 2022

Pro Recco opens Italian final with narrow victory

Pro Recco leads 1:0 after the first match of the final of the Italian Championships. The first match, played in Recco’s outdoor pool, offered a lot […]
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 18, 2022

Brescia downs Trieste and joins Pro Recco

Brescia beat Trieste (13:6) in the third match of the semifinals of the playoffs and qualified for the final. The reigning champion joined Pro Recco, which […]
May 14, 2022

Pro Recco goes to final; Brescia survives drama and prolongs semis

Pro Recco qualified for the final of the Italian League playoffs, while Brescia and Trieste will play a third semifinal match. Recco earned a hard-fought win […]
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 6, 2022

Trieste opens Italian League playoffs with victory over reigning champion

The Italian champion Brescia fell already in the first game of the playoffs of the national championships. Trieste earned a narrow 11:10 victory over Brescia in […]
April 18, 2022

Exciting conclusion ahead in Italian women’s A1 as Scudetto Play-Offs approach

After a jam-packed 18 game regular season for the women’s teams in Italy, the all important Scudetto Play-offs are fast approaching.  At the change of this […]
April 9, 2022

Trieste and Savona advance to semifinals in Italy

Trieste and Savona recorded wins in the last round of the regular season in Italy and joined Pro Recco and Brescia in the semifinals of the […]
April 9, 2022

Posterivo joins Canadian National Team as Assistant Coach

Water Polo Canada have announced that the Plebiscito Padova Head Coach, Stefano Posterivo, will join David Paradelo’s coaching team ahead of some significant international tournament’s for […]
April 3, 2022

Recco demolishes Brescia; exciting battles in Syracuse and Trieste

A big Italian derby, played in the 18th round of the national league, was a one-sided contest. Pro Recco ran over Brescia 13:5. However, this game […]
March 26, 2022

Pro Recco defeats Ortigia in memorable match filled with special emotion

Pro Recco extended its winning streak in the Italian Championships with a 7:5 victory over Ortigia. The game was interesting not just because the two teams […]
March 19, 2022

Brescia edges out Savona; Recco keeps winning

Brescia edged out Savona 12:11 in a very exciting game played in the 17th round of the Italian League. The match was open until the very […]
March 13, 2022

Pro Recco retains Italian Cup, wins 16th trophy

Pro Recco won its 16th Italian Cup, beating its arch-rival Brescia in the final of the 30th edition of the competition. The European champion defeated the […]
March 12, 2022

Replay: Pro Recco and Brescia battle for crown in Italian Cup

For the eighth time in a row, Pro Recco and Brescia will play in the final of the Italian Cup. Today, Pro Recco defeated Savona 11:7, […]
March 11, 2022

Italian Cup: Drama in Genoa – Pro Recco, Savona, Brescia and Telimar in semifinals

Pro Recco, Savona, Brescia, and Telimar advanced to the semifinals of the 30th edition of the Italian Cup. The Final Eight has started this evening in […]
March 5, 2022

Pro Recco continues marching; Brescia drops two points

After the 16th round of the Italian Championships, the league-leader Pro Recco increased its advantage over 2nd-placed Brescia to seven points. Besides, Recco played one match […]
February 26, 2022

Brescia gets back on winning track; Telimar climbs to 4th place

Italian champion Brescia got back on the winning track with a 15:11 victory over Trieste in the Serie A1 15th round. Ortigia and Savona shared the […]
February 19, 2022

Brescia avoids new home defeat; Recco increases margin to 8 points

The second part of the Italian League has started today. Due to the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic and changes in the international calendar, the Italian […]