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November 28, 2020

Pro Recco returns home after 10 years and keeps clean sheet

An encounter between Pro Recco and Saletno highlighted the 3rd round of the Italian League. No, there was no excitement in this match. The game wasn’t […]
November 21, 2020

Brescia opens league season in style, Ortigia wins Sicilian derby

Brescia and Ortigia, the teams that successfully finished the Champions League qualifications last week, continued their series of good results on the domestic stage. On Day […]
November 14, 2020

Big wins for Pro Recco and Savona

Titleholder Pro Recco and Savona started their campaigns in the 2020/21 Italian League with big wins. Pro Recco demolished Iren Quinto 17:4 in the postponed match […]
November 7, 2020

Ortigia is ready for Champions League

The 102nd Italian Championship finally started, but just two games of Day 1 were played today. Three matches were postponed, because of coronavirus cases at clubs […]
November 6, 2020

Italian Serie A1 finally begins: Continuation or end of Recco’s domination?

Postponed, canceled, suspended have been the most used words in the sports news and articles since March. Unfortunately, we have to use some of these words […]
October 22, 2020

Officially: Italian League starts on November 7; composition of groups determined

The Italian Swimming Federation officially confirmed the competition format for the 2020/21 Italian Water Polo Championships. As it was agreed a few days ago, 13 teams […]
October 20, 2020

New format of Italian League agreed

The Italian Swimming Federation (FIN) and water polo clubs agreed on a new playing format for the Italian A1 men’s league. The league was supposed to […]
October 2, 2020

Start of Italian League postponed, new format to be discussed

The 102nd Italian Championship won’t start tomorrow, as it was scheduled. The clubs and the Italian Swimming Federation president Paolo Barelli held a video conference meeting […]
October 1, 2020

Italian Serie A1: Three matches of opening day postponed due to coronavirus

The Italian League starts on Saturday, but coronavirus attacked Italian water polo. Because of three coronavirus cases, the National Swimming Federation (Federnuoto) has postponed three matches […]
September 26, 2020

Brescia and Pro Recco make no mistake and continue winning

Pro Recco and Brescia finished atop of their respective groups of the second stage of the Italian Cup. Pro Recco defeated Ortigia 10:7 in the last […]
September 25, 2020

Italian Cup: Pro Recco, Brescia, Telimar, Ortigia earn F4 berths

Pro Recco, Ortigia, Brescia, and Telimar Palermo qualified for the Final Four of the Italian Cup, which will be played in January (29-30). The second stage […]
September 20, 2020

Italian Cup: Telimar joins “Big Three”

Pro Recco, Florentia, Brescia,Roma, Ortigia, Posillipo, Telimar and Savona qualified for the 2nd stage of the Italian Cup. The first stage was finished today, by the […]
September 19, 2020

Italian Cup: Pro Recco and Brescia with no mercy, thriller in Savona

The new water polo season in Italy began with the games of the National Cup. The first games of the first round were played today, the […]
September 11, 2020

Lazio to play in Serie A1 and Italian Cup

Lazio was evicted from the Garbatella pool last week, and after that, the club president Massimo Moroli said that Lazio would withdraw from the Italian Serie […]
August 28, 2020

Confirmed: 13 teams in Serie A1

The Italian Swimming Federation (FIN) determined the schedule of the 2020/21 national championships. The schedule is the confirmation that thirteen teams will take part in the […]
August 22, 2020

Final decision: Sport Management withdraws from Serie A1

Sport Management, the 7th-placed team in the 2018/19 Champions League, officially withdrawn from the competition in the Italian Serie A1. In the last few months, the […]
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 […]
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