For the first time in the history of the European Water Polo Championships, the penalty shootout decided the title and it was retained by Serbia, despite an electrifying performance of the host Spaniards.
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Serbia made its 4th straight final at the European Water Polo Championships, beating the world champion Croatian team in an enormous physical battle, to set up a title match meeting with Spain, who outlasted Italy.
The Netherlands will play in the women’s final for the third time in a row, winning a nail biter against title-holder Hungary in the semi-finals at the European Water Polo Championships in Barcelona.
For the first time since 1991 Hungary will be missing from the semi-finals of the men’s tournament at the European Water Polo Championships: the Magyar side was ousted by the Olympic champion Serbian team with ease.
Greece overcame Russia in a shootout and returns to the semis for the first time since 2012, while Hungary’s goalie stopped one against Italy in the dying seconds to secure the title-holders’ spot in the semifinals.
The Netherlands and Spain clinched the top spot in the respective groups and with an easy quarterfinal match in sight both can be ready to the semis.
After Italy and Serbia had already completed their missions in two rounds, world champion Croatia and host Spain also booked their respective berths in the quarterfinals.
The last round will determine the top spots in both groups in the women’s tournament at the European Water Polo Championships in Barcelona. Russia is still in the race in Group B despite their loss to Hungary.
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Italy and Serbia already secured the top spots of their respective groups and a place in the quarterfinals at the European Water Polo Championships.
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Greece won the big game of Day 2, edging out Italy and gaining advantage in the race for the top spot in Group A. The other matches saw the favorites doing their jobs, this time it was Hungary’s turn to score more than 30 goals and set a new national record.
Host Spain opened its campaign with a convincing 13-9 win against title-holder Hungary in the women’s tournament. Russia nearly equaled the Netherlands’ single-game scoring record of 37 goals from 1985 while netting 35 against Turkey.
Campionati europei di pallanuoto Calendario del primo giorno Donne 14.00 Paesi Bassi/Croazia 15.30 Israele/Italia 17.00 Russia/Turchia 18.30 Serbia/Germania 20.30 Francia/Grecia…