Andrey Kryukov: New Water Polo Rules

Andrey Kryukov: New Water Polo Rules

During the FINA/LEN Men’s Water Polo World League/Europa Cup, we had the pleasure to talk with Andrey Kryukov, FINA Bureau Liaison for the FINA Technical Water Polo Committee. Mr. Kryukov, a former water polo player for the Soviet Union, is the Secretary-General of...
Mladost wins Regional League for the first time!

Mladost wins Regional League for the first time!

Mladost Zagreb clinched the winning trophy in the Regional League for the first time in the club’s history! In the final game, Mladost edged out Jug, the winner in the previous three editions – 13:12. The Final Four was held in Zagreb. Mladost was the host, as it took...
Orizzonte lifts LEN trophy

Orizzonte lifts LEN trophy

Ekipe Orizzonte (Italy), the most successful female water polo club in Europe, added a new trophy to its treasury. Orizzonte, eight-time Euro League (Champions Cup) winner, lifted the LEN Trophy, after a hard-fought win over UVSE Budapest (HUN) in the final. The Final...
Marseille wins Euro Cup and makes history

Marseille wins Euro Cup and makes history

For the first time in water polo history, a French club clinched a European trophy as Marseille managed to hold on for a draw in the return match of the Euro Cup final in Montenegro (7:7), saving its 1-goal advantage from the first leg (9:8). A capacity crowd awaited...
Hungary downs Croatia and clinches gold in Europa Cup

Hungary downs Croatia and clinches gold in Europa Cup

Hungary clinched the gold medal in the 2nd FINA/LEN Europa Cup. The Hungarians beat Croatia, the 2018 Europa Cup winner, by two goals (10:8) in the final game played in Zagreb today. Spain took the 3rd place, by defeating Italy in the game for the bronze medal (9:7)....
Hungary and Croatia reach final in Zagreb

Hungary and Croatia reach final in Zagreb

Hungary and Croatia will play in the final game of the 2nd FINA/LEN Europa Cup for men at the “Mladost pool” in Zagreb tomorrow. Today in the semifinals, Hungary posted a narrow win over Italy (12:11), while Croatia defeated Spain in the rematch of the 2018 Europa Cup...
Serbia and Montenegro will leave Zagreb without medals

Serbia and Montenegro will leave Zagreb without medals

The FINA/LEN Europa Cup Final Eight for men was opened today in Zagreb (Croatia). The quarterfinals were played on Day 1. Two winners of gold medals at the major competitions last year didn’t manage to advance to the semifinals. Montenegro, the 2018 World League gold...
The Netherlands wins Europa Cup for ladies

The Netherlands wins Europa Cup for ladies

FINA/LEN Europa Cup for Women was held this weekend in Turin (Italy). The Netherlands won the gold medal, by defeating Russia in the final game. Hungary beat Italy in the match for the bronze medal. The top four teams advanced to the World League Final 8, which will...