Serbia clinched the crown in Prague, defeating Italy 10-8 in the gold match of the 21st edition of the FINA World Men’s Junior Water Polo Championships,
The draw sets up an extremely demanding group with three former winners and the two Serbian clubs.
Russia clinched the title by beating Greece in the final, return to the top of the podium after winning in 2015.
The first draws of the new club season have been conducted in Sibenik (CRO) during the women’s U17 European Championships.
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Both players helped Spain capture the silver medal at the 2019 U17 LEN European Junior Championship.
The 2021 FINA Men’s Junior World Championship (U20) will be starting later this month in Prague, Czech Republic.
Junior goalie Adrian Weinberg, junior attacker Sam Untrecht and sophomore center George Avakian each earned a spot on the roster.
The United States women won a third consecutive Olympic gold medal in women’s water polo at the Tokyo 2020 Games.
Spain is the only team to have won all of its games so far. They defeated Australia 16-5 and continue to lead Group B at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
The Spanish team easily topped Kazakhstan to improve to 3-0 in the men’s Olympic water polo tournament, the only team still undefeated.
Hungary ended the US women’s water polo team’s 13-year Olympic winning streak on Wednesday. They scored in the final minutes to defeat the Americans 10-9.
American Rachel Fattal scored two goals in Team USA’s 12-7 victory over China to move to 2-0 in Olympic women’s water polo action.
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