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May 24, 2023

Rita Keszthelyi extends contract with Mataro

Rita Keszthelyi has signed a new contract with Mataro, extending her stay on the Maresme Coast for another season.  Having spent eight years at UVSE, the […]
May 23, 2023

Hungary begins World Cup preparations in Transylvania

Attila Biro has made no changes to his national team roster from the World Cup qualifiers as Hungary’s preparations for the finals begins today.  The twenty-strong […]
May 20, 2023

Unstoppable Olympiacos claim tenth title in a row

Olympiacos continues to assert their dominance in Greek water polo, clinching their tenth league title with a convincing 10-5 victory over Vouliagmeni in the third play-off […]
May 20, 2023

Sensational Sabadell win 20th Spanish title

Sabadell has once again emerged victorious as the Spanish Champions, defeating Mataro in the playoff finals for a remarkable third successive season. Claiming their 20th national […]
May 19, 2023

Red Whites inching towards title

Olympiacos women are a single victory away from securing their tenth successive league title after storming away to a 12-5 win at Vouliagmeni.  While the scoreline […]
May 18, 2023

Inspired comeback from Mataro guarantees third final

There is simply no way to predict who will win when it comes to Sabadell and Mataro.  A heroic last quarter comeback from CN Mataro takes […]
May 17, 2023

Underdogs no more: Eger claims third Hungarian title

Eger secured the Hungarian Championship title for the first time in a decade, triumphing over Dunaujvaros with a 10-7 victory in the second leg of the […]
May 17, 2023

Ekipe claim domestic double in thriling triumph against Roma

In a remarkable match, Ekipe clinched the 23rd championship title and achieved an extraordinary feat by securing their third consecutive triumph. Too, it is a domestic […]
May 17, 2023

Sabadell close in on 20th league title

Sabadell held off a fierce effort from Mataro to take a 10-8 win in the first championship final bout.  The reigning champions showcased a strong start, […]
May 17, 2023

Olympiacos missed five penalties…and still won

Olympiacos has taken a significant step towards claiming their tenth consecutive title in the Women’s A1 league after a convincing 13-9 victory over Vouliagmeni in the […]
May 15, 2023

Stanford repeat as NCAA champions

Stanford women have retained their NCAA title, defeating USC in the championship final (11-9) for a second season in a row.  Key contributions from Jewel Roemer […]
May 14, 2023

Dynamo wins title and ends KINEF’s dominance

Dynamo Uralochka has claimed the Russian women’s league title after a 20-year period of domination by KINEF Kirishi. This marks the sixth championship for Dynamo, who […]
May 14, 2023

De Zaan claim domestic treble

De Zaan are Dutch champions for the eighth time.  The side from Zaandam sealed the domestic treble with two impressive victories over GZC Donk , marking […]
May 13, 2023

Ekipe provide championship point; Brizz stay in A1 Italian league

In a thrilling encounter, Ekipe secured an important victory against Roma, winning 9-13 and taking a 2-1 lead in the final series. With the title on […]
May 13, 2023

Eger one step away from Hungarian title

After their heroic win against Ferencvaros in the semi-finals, Eger are on the cusp of winning the Hungarian League for the first time in a decade.  […]
May 13, 2023

Spain’s top two face off in El Classico final

Sabadell and Mataro are to meet in the women’s Division de Honor final for a third straight season after both secured 2-0 wins in their semi-finals […]
May 11, 2023

Shoot-out win sends Vouliagmeni to Greek championship finals

NC Vouliagmeni have secured their place in the Greek women’s championship finals after a hard-fought penalty shoot-out victory against Ethnikos. In what can be described as […]
May 11, 2023

Stanford search for ninth title in Stockton – NCAA Finals preview

The pinnacle of the season is upon us as the NCAA championship finals, the most prestigious event in American water polo, kicks off this weekend in […]
May 10, 2023

Ekipe tie in final; Plebiscito finish third

In an interesting match between Ekipe and Roma, Ekipe emerged victorious after a penalty shootout with a final score of 21-20. The match was full of […]
May 10, 2023

Big hitters show quality in Spanish semi-finals

Sabadell and Mataro have met on six occasions this season across various competitions, including four final encounters. Following their commanding victories in the Spanish play-off semi-finals, […]
May 10, 2023

Eger progress to championship final for the first time in 10 years

At the start of the women’s season, it would have seemed ludicrous to suggest that neither Budapest’s top clubs, UVSE nor FTC, would make it to […]
May 9, 2023

Ethnikos stun Vouliagmeni in second semi-final

Olympiacos women are one step away from their holy grail: a tenth successive Greek League title.  For Olympiacos, it was business as usual as they dispatched […]
May 8, 2023

Can Donk prevent De Zaan’s domestic treble?

Only De Zaan and GZC remain in the Dutch championship race.  In the playoff semi-finals, both teams continued to demonstrate why they are the best in […]
May 7, 2023

Dunaujvaros ends UVSE’s dynasty

After eight years, a new champion will be crowned in the Hungarian women’s league this season. The reigning champions UVSE were well defeated by Dunaujvaros once […]