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January 25, 2021

Maggie Steffens: Being team captain is really easy, because I have a bunch of captains around me!

In the first episode of our new Youtube series, the Timeless Talent, we hosted team USA team captain and the best player of the 21st century […]
January 25, 2021

Schedule of men’s Olympic qualifications

Less than three weeks are left until the start of the men’s Olympic Qualification Tournament, which will take place in Rotterdam in the second half of […]
January 24, 2021

Hungarian ladies win gold in Trieste

The women’s Olympic Qualification Tournament in Trieste was finished today. In the final, Hungary defeated the Netherlands 13:11 and won the gold medal. Greece finished 3rd. […]
January 24, 2021

Mladost retains Croatian Cup after great comeback

Mladost defended the Croatian Cup. Today, in the final match, played in Rijeka, Mladost defeated its arch-rival Jug 15:13. Mladost and Jug advanced to the final […]
January 24, 2021

Sant Andreu joins favorites in hunt for Spanish title

Two rounds before the end of the first phase of the regular season of the Spanish League, almost all places in the group for the title […]
January 24, 2021
Dutch Water Polo Cup

Water polo started again in the Netherlands

After a forced break of more than three months, the highest water polo league in the Netherlands has started again with the National Cup competition. Spectators […]
January 24, 2021

Marseille beats Tourcoing to maintain perfect record; Douai climbs to 6th place

Marseille, the French League leader, opened the new year with a win in the derby match of the 14th round. Marseille defeated Tourcoing 10:7 and kept […]
January 23, 2021

Croatian Cup: Mladost and Jug in final

As expected, Mladost and Jug will play in the final of the Croatian Cup tomorrow. The Final Four has started today in Rijeka. Jug defeated Jadran […]
January 23, 2021

Netherlands and Hungary go to Tokyo Olympics!

The Netherlands and Hungary took the last two available tickets for the women’s water polo tournament at the Olympic Games in Tokyo. The semifinal matches of […]
January 23, 2021

Ferencvaros overcomes troubles and defeats Szeged; BVSC and Szolnok share points

Favorites collected points in today’s matches of Day 17 of the Hungarian League. Titleholder Ferencvaros, playing without a few key players, struggled, but it managed to […]
January 23, 2021
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Who will achieve the Olympic dream?

Today is the most important day of the qualifications in Trieste. The winners of the semifinal encounters will take the remaining two tickets for the Tokyo […]
January 23, 2021

Thrillers in Savona and Syracuse; Recco cruises to 1st place in group

The first phase of the regular season in the Italian League is near the end. Three rescheduled matches of the Serie A1 have been played this weekend. […]
January 22, 2021

Warming up for decision day in Trieste

Greece, Italy, Hungary, and the Netherlands advanced to the semifinals of the women’s Olympic Qualification Tournament in Trieste. The four teams convincingly defeated their respective rivals […]
January 21, 2021

Greece and Italy finish atop groups of Olympic qualifications

Italy and Greece finished atop their respective groups at the Olympic Qualification Tournament in Trieste. Greece defeated Hungary in the derby of Day 3 (8:5) to […]
January 20, 2021

First big game in Trieste ends with no winner

The first big derby at the women’s Olympic Qualification Tournament ended with no winner. The Netherlands and Italy shared the points in Group B (7:7), so […]
January 20, 2021

Ferencvaros reports five coronavirus cases at club

Ferencvaros, the European and Hungarian champion, issued a statement today to inform about five coronavirus cases at the club. Ferencvaros’ announcement: “The whole world is fighting […]
January 20, 2021

Response to the statement made by Hungarian Water Polo Federation

Last Friday, we published that three Serbian players are infected by the coronavirus. The article was based on the official statements issued by Pro Recco and […]
January 19, 2021

Olympic qualifications: Favorites cruise to easy wins, 96 goals in four games

There were no surprises on the opening day of the women’s water polo Olympic Games Qualification Tournament in Trieste. Four favorites recorded big wins. A total […]
January 18, 2021

Ladies start chase for Olympic berths in Trieste

The chase for the last remaining two tickets for the women’s water polo tournament at the Tokyo Olympics begins tomorrow. The Olympic Qualification Tournament will take […]
January 17, 2021

Terrassa and Barcelona earn away victories to keep perfect records

The winter break is over for the Spanish clubs, too. Five matches have been played this weekend. There were no thrilling and uncertain finishes. Favorites didn’t […]
January 17, 2021

Radnicki and Jadran Split secure last tickets for Final Four in Zagreb

After thirty games that have been played in two venues in the last four days, the competition in the semifinal groups of 2020/21 Regional League has […]
January 17, 2021

Derby postponed; Sete holds off Montpellier

A four-week break in the French League has been over and the League has been continued. But, a derby of the 13th round has been put […]
January 16, 2021

Jug and Mladost advance to Regional League Final Four

The fourth round of the semifinal groups of the Premier Regional League brought the encounters between the teams which were undefeated until this evening. Favorites Jug […]
January 16, 2021

Ferencvaros opens year with derby win

The Hungarian clubs entered the second half of the regular season. The 16th round was played today. The match of the day was a big derby […]
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