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May 16, 2020

Nicholas Presciutti follows Nicolo Figari

Pro Recco brought the third reinforcement during the 2020 transfer window. Today, the Ligurian club confirmed that Nicholas Presciutti (27), the defender who played in Brescia […]
May 14, 2020

Double world champion Nicolo Figari returns to Recco

Pro Recco presented its first reinforcement for a new season. Nicolo Figari, two-times World champion with Italy (2011 and 2019), returned to Pro Recco, after a […]
May 13, 2020

Dusan Mandic extends contract with Pro Recco, Kayes says goodbye

There have been just a few official news regarding transfers in Italy in the last few weeks. But, as usual, there are a lot of rumors. […]
May 11, 2020

Filip Filipovic leaves Pro Recco

After head coach Ratko Rudic, one of the key players of Pro Recco also left the most successful Italian club. Serbia’s captain Filip Filipovic announced that […]
May 10, 2020

Marco Baldineti and Sport Management split up

An experienced head coach Marko Baldineti (59) left Sport Management, after seven years spent on the bench of the club’s first team. Sport Management announced today […]
May 9, 2020

Gabriel Hernandez is Pro Recco’s new coach

Spanish coach Gabriel “Gabi” Hernandez has been appointed as a new Pro Recco’s coach. Today, the Ligurian club announced that Hernandez would replace Ratko Rudic, who […]
May 6, 2020

Final decision: Season in Italian leagues annulled

The Italian Swimming Federation (FIN) decided not to continue the season in the national water polo leagues. The season is canceled. There will be no promotions […]
May 6, 2020

Ratko Rudic: I finished my coaching career

Ratko Rudic confirmed that he left Pro Recco. In the open letter, published on the Pro Recco’s website, Rudic wrote that he would retire. He won’t […]
May 6, 2020

Elvis Fatovic might be Rudic’s successor in Pro Recco

Water polo veteran Ratko Rudic will leave Pro Recco, after two seasons on the bench of the Italian giant.  Pro Recco’s management still hasn’t officially confirmed […]
May 5, 2020

Ratko Rudic leaves Pro Recco

After two years on Pro Recco’s bench, Croatian coach Ratko Rudic will leave the best Italian club, Italian media writes today. Rudic and the club won’t […]
April 30, 2020

Marko Bijac: Summer leagues would be great, but that scenario doesn’t seem realistic

Marko Bijac, the goalkeeper of the Croatian national team and Pro Recco, is currently in his hometown Dubrovnik, where he spends days during the unexpected break […]
April 18, 2020

Suspension of Italian competitions prolonged, Federation prepares for “phase 2”

The Italian Swimming Federation (FIN) prolonged the suspension of its competitions, but FIN prepares for the next phase of the battle against the coronavirus pandemic. FIN […]
April 10, 2020

Italian coaches and players call Federation not to cancel national championships

A large group of Italian water polo players and coaches sent an open letter to the Italian Swimming Federation (FIN) and its president Paolo Barelli. The […]
March 26, 2020

Stefano Tempesti hunts 6th Olympic Games and Estiarte’s record

Stefano Tempesti, a legendary Italian goalkeeper, hasn’t played for the national team since 2017. He is 41-years-old (born June 9th, 1979). The Olympic Games are postponed […]
March 9, 2020

Italian water polo stops again

Last week, the Italian League was continued, but the situation with the coronavirus in Italy is getting more serious day after day, and the competitions are […]
March 7, 2020

Lazio refuses to play in Brescia, Ortigia edges out Savona

The Italian League has been continued after a two-week break, caused by the coronavirus outbreak. The matches were organized with no spectators, but one of the […]
February 24, 2020

All water polo games in Italy suspended until Sunday

The whole planet is in the battle with the coronavirus outbreak. The largest known outbreak outside Asia is in Italy. Because of that, many sporting events […]
February 23, 2020

Thriller in Rome, Savona make no mistake on Sicily

The remaining four matches of the 15th round of the Italian championship were held this weekend. The best Italian clubs played their matches earlier since they […]
February 19, 2020

Ortigia downs Sport Management and keeps 3rd place

The 15th round of the Italian Championship is scheduled for Saturday, but three games were played today because three Italian teams – Pro Recco, Brescia and […]
February 16, 2020

Ortigia and Roma earn away wins, FIlipovic replaces Mandic in Recco

The Italian clubs have entered the second half of the national league. The 14th round of the Italian championship was played this weekend. Favorites Pro Recco […]
February 9, 2020

Sport Management leaves Savona empty-handed

The top two teams of the Italian Serie A –Pro Recco, Brescia – collected the points with ease in the 13th round of the national championship, […]
February 2, 2020

Pro Recco beats Ortigia in flood of goals in Syracuse

The encounter between Ortigia and Pro Recco was in the spotlight this weekend in the Italian water polo league, not just because it was the clash […]
December 7, 2019

Brescia and Ortigia continue neck-and-neck race

The top four ranked teams Pro Recco, Brescia, Sport Management, collected points in the 11th round of the Italian League, played today. This was the last […]
November 30, 2019

Visitors collect points in big games of Day 10

Two big derbies were in the spotlight of the 10th round of the Italian League. Sport Management hosted Pro Recco, while Brescia visited Syracuse to face […]
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