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January 27, 2023

Euro Cup Preview: All bets are off as fascinating first legs beckon

There are no standout favourites at this stage of the women’s Euro Cup, as the first legs of the quarterfinals begin tomorrow.  For three of the […]
January 26, 2023

UVSE’s troubles grow after Dunaujvaros defeat

It was another fun matchday in the women’s OB I in Hungary, and the main story is that the reigning champions, UVSE, have lost again. Dunaujvaros […]
January 25, 2023

Haralabidis sisters to play in Australian League

The Haralabidis sisters, Stephania and Ioanna, are reportedly joining the Fremantle Marlins in a major signing for the Australian club.  The addition of Olympic gold medalist […]
January 25, 2023

USA Weekly: UCLA and Cal start strong; USC and Stanford open this weekend

The women’s college water polo scene was ablaze this weekend as teams across the country kicked off their seasons with a bang. The UCLA Bruins, ranked […]
January 25, 2023

Time away from water polo has given me motivation – Musselman

Maddie Musselman only appeared at one major international tournament in 2022, but her performance there was enough for the overwhelming majority to agree that she is […]
January 22, 2023

Ferencvaros claims another victory over reigning champions UVSE

Ferencvaros made a statement in the women’s OB I league with a decisive victory over reigning champions UVSE 13-6. Fradi were in top form, dominating the […]
January 22, 2023

Glyfada suffers setback against PAOK in Thessaloniki

The highlight of gameday 13 in the Greek A1 was a revitalised PAOK holding Glyfada to a 9-9 draw. The Black and Whites from Thessaloniki, fresh […]
January 21, 2023

Roma, Plebiscito and Ekipe storm to victory, leaving rivals in their wake

Matchday 10 of the women’s A1 in Italy saw the big guns secure straight-forward victories on the road. SIS Roma secured their tenth consecutive victory with […]
January 21, 2023

Invincible Sabadell keep clean-sheet in Madrid

There were strong shows of dominance from the top two teams in the women’s LEWaterpolo league in Spain today Matchday 12 will be remembered as the […]
January 20, 2023

Dominant Lille claim another title with cup-final victory over Mulhouse

Lille have won the French Cup once again with a comfortable 11-7 victory over Mulhouse. The eight-time reigning champions of France wore down their opponents with […]
January 20, 2023

Explained: A guide to the US Collegiate Water Polo System

The expansion of Total Waterpolo’s coverage of women’s water polo in the United States inspired us to examine the collegiate system in the country that has […]
January 19, 2023

Mulhouse dream of dethroning Lille in tomorrow’s French Cup Final

Mulhouse and Lille will contest the French Cup Final tomorrow after seeing off their respective opponents, Olympic Nice, and Grand Nancy, in today’s semi-finals.  Both teams […]
January 19, 2023

USA weekly: Hawaii and Michigan begin the new season undefeated

The women’s water polo season began in the United States last weekend, with Michigan and Hawaii enjoying unbeaten starts to their respective campaigns.  The sixth-ranked Hawaii […]
January 16, 2023

Australian sides suffer defeat in final games in Perth

Both Australian teams finished their test series in Perth with defeat at the hands of the USA women’s national team and the Japanese men’s national team […]
January 16, 2023

Euro Cup quarter-final draw: Hungarian-Greek rivalries top the bill

The draw for the women’s Euro Cup quarterfinals has been made.  CN Terrassa barely made it through to the next round, and now they’ll have to […]
January 15, 2023

SIS Roma prove title credentials with victory against title-holders Ekipe

Matchday nine of the women’s Italian A1 was an excellent day to stay at home for the four teams in action, all of whom secured victories. […]
January 15, 2023

Terrassa qualify ahead of De Zaan; Budapest stays Green

Late drama, intense derby games, and a plethora of goals made for a thrilling conclusion to the group stage of the women’s Euro Cup.  The day’s […]
January 14, 2023

Lille progress to Euro Cup quarter-finals; Plebiscito have half a foot in final eight

After the second day of prelims in the women’s Euro Cup, we know six teams who have already booked their places in the quarter-finals.  Eger, Ethnikos, […]
January 14, 2023

Mataro and Sabadell both strike twenty

There were big victories for the top teams in the Spanish women’s water polo league today.  Matchday 11 saw Sabadell put twenty past Barceloneta, while Mataro […]
January 14, 2023

PAOK frustrate Alimos; Twelve wins on the spin for Olympiacos

With Ethnikos and Vouliagmeni competing in the Euro Cup on the second matchday of 2023, only four games were played in the Greek A1. In one […]
January 13, 2023

De Zaan stun Plebiscito; Hungarians cruise past the French

Even though the Women’s Euro Cup kicked off with only one nail-biter, De Zaan’s 10-8 victory over Plebiscito Padova was truly incredible.  The Dutch have very […]
January 13, 2023

The Sharks outlast Japan; the Stingers bettered by Team USA

The second day of test fixtures in Perth brought about mixed fortunes for Australia this afternoon, with the Aussie Sharks defeating Japan 14-11, while the Stingers […]
January 12, 2023

Stanford selected as favourite in pre-season CWPA poll

Stanford Cardinal are the highest ranked team heading into the new season in the United States, according to the 2023 Women’s Varsity National Top 25 Preseason […]
January 11, 2023

United States peg back Australia in exciting 10-10 draw in Perth

A late equaliser twenty-one seconds from time by Jordan Raney rescued a 10-10 draw for the United States against Australia to kickstart the first of four […]