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July 11, 2022

PODCAST #014 – Stylianos Argyropoulos

This week we are pleased to welcome Stylianos Argyropoulos to the Total Waterpolo Podcast. Joining James on the show, the Greek superstar talks about his career […]
June 18, 2022

PODCAST #013 – Krisztián Manhercz

Our next guest on the Total Waterpolo Podcast is a leading member of the Hungarian Men’s National Team, Krisztián Manhercz. Just a few days before a […]
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 26, 2022

PODCAST #011 – Dusan Matkovic

This week on the Total Waterpolo Podcast we are joined by Primorac Kotor’s and Montenegro’s up and coming star, Dusan Matkovic. On the show, Dusan talks […]
April 8, 2022

PODCAST #008 – Rebecca Parkes

The Total Waterpolo Podcast is pleased to welcome Rebecca Parkes to the show this week. In the first section of the show, Bex talks to us […]
March 24, 2022

PODCAST #007 – Cosmin Radu

This week’s guest on The Total Waterpolo Podcast is legendary centre-forward, Cosmin Radu. In the first part of the show, Cosmin discusses his dream to play […]
March 17, 2022

PODCAST #006 – Konstantinos Genidounias

We are pleased to finally welcome Konstantinos Genidounias to join James on this week’s episode of the Total Waterpolo Podcast. In a entertaining episode with the […]
March 11, 2022

PODCAST #005 – Márton Benczur

In our episode this week, James sits down to chat with the UVSE Women’s Head Coach, Marton Benczur. During the conversation, Marton talks all things UVSE; […]
March 3, 2022

PODCAST #004 – Simone Van de Kraats

This week on the show we are joined by a rising superstar in the women’s game, Simone Van de Kraats.  Talking to James, the Dutch Olympian […]
February 23, 2022

PODCAST #003 – Dénes Kemény

This week we are joined by one of the most successful coaches in the history of the sport, Dénes Kemény. On the show, Denes discusses his […]
February 15, 2022

PODCAST: #002 – Felipe Perrone

This week we are joined by 2018 Total Player of the Year, Felipe Perrone. In our second episode, James talks with Felipe about his incredible career […]
February 1, 2022

PODCAST: #001 – Maddie Musselman

We are delighted to publish our first episode of The Total Waterpolo Podcast, with our guest this week being 2x Olympic Gold Medallist and Total Player […]
August 11, 2021

Last dance of water polo greats in Tokyo (Part 2)

On Tuesday, we published an article about Serbia’s “Seven Samurai“, who all said goodbye to the national team with a new gold Olympic medal. But, besides […]
August 8, 2021

Serbia retains Olympic crown, wins 4th medal in a row

Serbia defended the Olympic crown! The Serbs defeated Greece 13:10 in the big final of the men’s Olympic water polo tournament and won the fourth Olympic […]
August 8, 2021

Hungary’s men copy ladies and go home with bronze

According to the bookmakers’ predictions before the Olympics, Hungary was the biggest favorite for the title at the men’s tournament. The European champions failed to make […]
August 8, 2021

Croatia finishes 5th in Tokyo, Italy takes 7th place after shootout

Croatia won 5th place, while Italy finished 7th at Tokyo’s men’s Olympic water polo tournament. Both games were scoring festivals with weak defenses. Croatia defeated the […]
August 7, 2021

Matches for Olympic medals, stats and facts

The last three Olympic medals in Tokyo will be awarded tomorrow after 17:30 (local time) at the Tatsumi Water Polo Centre. As usual, the last final […]
August 7, 2021

Olympic Final Prediciton by Suhi List

Just like before the quarterfinals, our guest blogger Suhi List made his analysis and predicted the outcome of tomorrow’s big final of the Olympic male tournament, […]
August 6, 2021

USA win a historic third Olympic gold

The USA have won a record third successive Olympic games in a final that they never looked like losing. Whilst all the indicators suggested that Spain […]
August 6, 2021

Australia secure 5th and Canada clinch 7th

Australia and Canada were victorious in the final classification games in Tokyo Australia have finished in 5th place after a surprisingly straightforward win over the Netherlands. […]
August 6, 2021

Hungary win first Olympic medal with ROC victory

Hungary have won their first Olympic medal after narrowly beating ROC by 11-9 in yet another closely fought contest between these two sides. Taking revenge for […]
August 6, 2021

Serbia halts Spain’s winning streak with last-gasp goal and jumps into final

Serbia will play in the Olympic final for the second time in a row. The Serbs defeated Spain 10:9 in a highly thrilling second semifinal match […]
August 6, 2021

Greece holds off Hungary and secures historic medal

Greece defeated Hungary (9:6) in the first semifinal match of the men’s Olympic water polo tournament at the Tstatsumi Aquatics Centre in Tokyo and reached a […]
August 5, 2021

Men’s Olympic semifinals: Three returnees and title-holder in race for gold

The final countdown until the most important match of the Olympic men’s tournament has started. The semifinal matches will be played tomorrow. Reigning champion Serbia and […]