Water Polo

Hungary Clinches First Place, Slovakia Writes History At Water Polo Euros

Hungary clinched the first place in Group A after winning a brilliant game against Greece.

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Hosszu Wins Record 7th Hungary Sportswoman of the Year; Milak Wins Men’s Honor

Katinka Hosszu made history in many ways in 2019, and this week added one more superlative to her resume: the most Hungarian Sportswoman of the Year awards.


Collegiate Women’s Water Polo Season Begins with 15 Ranked Teams in Action

Eighteen of the 32 collegiate women’s water polo opening weekend matches pit two ranked teams against each other, including three top 10 affairs.

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News & Notes from the Collegiate Women’s Water Polo Offseason

With the 2020 collegiate women’s water polo season beginning in earnest this weekend, SwimSwam breaks down the top headlines from the offseason.

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Croatia Reaches QF, Hungary & Spain Draw In Front Of 5,000 At Water Polo Euros

Croatia was the first team to book its spot to the quarters, though they almost blew their win against the Montenegrins.

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US Women’s Water Polo Sees 69-Game Winning Streak Halted In Brisbane

For the first time since April 2, 2018 the USA Women’s National Team was on the losing end of a water polo match, falling 10-9 to Australia.


NCAA Runnerup USC Ranked #1 in Preseason Women’s Water Polo Poll

The 2019 NCAA runner-up USC was picked as the #1 team in the Collegiate Water Polo Coaches Association preseason women’s water poll released on January 15.

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US Men’s & Women’s Water Polo Open 2020 Slate With One-Goal Games In Australia

The USA Women’s National Team ran their record winning streak to 69 straight matches with a 10-9 victory over Australia to begin their 2020 schedule.

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Hungary Wins Thriller, Dutch Shutout Italy In Second Half At Water Polo Euros

Host Hungary upended the Russians while Italy suffered another 6-goal defeat, this time from the Netherlands.

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Water Polo Australia and AOC Join The Fight Against Rampant Bushfires

Water Polo Australia (WPA) announced on Friday that they will be joining the fight against the rampant bushfires, currently tearing through their country.

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Italy Opens With Important Win Over Greece At European Water Polo Championships

The Italian team opened its campaign in Budapest with a fine win over Greece, the world champions were really convincing in the second half.

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Spain Smashes Italy On Day 2 Of Women’s Water Polo European Championships

In the first highlighted match of the tournament Spain didn’t leave any chance to Italy and earned a comfortable 16-10 win.

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No Hiccups On Opening Day of Women’s European Water Polo Championships

All six favourites claimed multiple-goal wins on the opening day of the women’s tournament at the 34th European Championships in Budapest.

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Mount St. Mary’s to Add Men’s, Women’s Water Polo for 2020-21 School Year

Mount Saint Mary’s has announced the addition of men’s and women’s water polo as varsity sports beginning in the 2020-21 school year.

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28 Teams Set To Get Underway At The 2020 European Water Polo Championships

For a record fifth time, Budapest will stage the European Water Polo Championships from Sunday. The two-week spectacle takes place in the renowned Duna Arena.

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