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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 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 […]
February 12, 2022

Pro Recco defenses flawlessly to beat Brescia

A big derby of the Italian League that has been postponed two times due to Covid cases has been finally played. Today, Brescia hosted Pro Recco […]
January 29, 2022

Last-gasp goal decides winner in Sicilian derby

A decision regarding a new format and calendar of the Italian Championships, which has been suspended temporarily, hasn’t been made yet. However, water polo in Italy […]
January 10, 2022

Italian League suspended until February

The Italian Swimming Federation (FIN) suspended the national water polo championships until mid-February because the new wave of the coronavirus pandemic affected the league significantly. In […]
January 9, 2022

Pro Recco storms past Ortigia; only two games played in Serie A1

The newest wave of the coronavirus pandemic hit the Italian water polo. The League has continued this weekend, but only two of seven games have been […]
December 18, 2021

Savona beats Trieste and climbs to 3rd place in Italy

The big game of the 12th matchday of the Italian Championship has been played in Trieste. The encounter saw even 29 goals, and the visiting team […]
December 11, 2021

Brescia too strong for Ortigia in big match of 11th round

An encounter between Ortigia and the reigning champion Brescia was the big match of the Italian League 11th round. But, the derby turned into a one-sided […]
December 4, 2021

Exciting Sicilian derby in Palermo; clash of champions postponed

The most anticipated game of the Italian League 10th round was supposed to be the clash of the champions. An encounter between title-holder Brescia and European […]