Logic prevailed in Italy’s Final Six held this week in Syracuse and Pro Recco, the team with the most titles in the planet, claimed their 13th consecutive Italian championship, their 32nd in history. In the final the champions defeated Brescia 8-5. Guillermo Molina and Chalo Echenique, both former members of the Spanish national team, took part in the game. The title-holders maintained their lead
Although Szolnoki had spiced up the Hungarian League play-off final winning the third and fourth matches reaching a 2-2 tie, Ferencvaros, Euro Cup defending champion, brought home the title this afternoon after clinching a narrow 8-7 victory in the historic Komjadi Pool in Budapest. This is the team’s first victory in 18 years. The final result came as a shocking surprise, in spite of Zsolt Varga
The Organizing Committee of the 33rd LEN European Water Polo Championships Barcelona 2018 will pay tribute to the sub-venues of the event, whose facilities will be used for practice sessions during the competition. The list is formed by eight iconic Catalan water polo clubs, as well as the Sant Jordi Pool and the training pool of the Bernat Picornell venue. The event, during which CN Barcelona,
The Spanish women’s national team have left for China, where they will compete in the World Leageu super final starting on Monday. The Spanish delegation, led by Miki Oca as manager and Lidia Flaqué as delegate, departed from El Prat airport to Kunshan, host city of FINA’s international competition. The Super Final is the first event of the final preparation stage ahead of the 33rd LEN European
As expected, Atlètic Barceloneta sealed their Premaat League victory with an aggregated 2-0 score against CN Terrassa, claiming their 13th consecutive title (18th overall), just one behind CN Barcelona, which still tops the historic record book. In the match played this evening in Terrassa, the current champions claimed a 4-8 against a fierce rival that put up an outstanding fight. It wasn’t until
To celebrate 50 days until the start of the 33rd LEN European Water Polo Championships Barcelona 2018, the organizing Committee will launch tomorrow, May 25th, a limited ticket sales campaign consisting of a 20% discount for tickets for the preliminary stage, which will take place from July 14th-21st. The campaign will have a limited duration, one day, and the only way to acquired tickets will be
Developing different kinds of initiatives to promote good environmental practices is one of the main priorities for the Organizing Committee of the 33rd LEN European Water Polo Championships Barcelona 2018, which is working towards becoming an example for future events not only in sustainability issues, but also in other aspects including solidarity, recruitment policy and responsible mobility.
Miki Oca and David Martín have disclosed their plans for the weeks prior to the start of the 33rd LEN European Water Polo Championships Barcelona 2018. The two managers have opted for a demanding schedule, consisting of several tournaments, to polish the final details before July 14th, the opening day of the competition. The plans for the women’s team, which is currently staying at the High
The 33rd LEN European Water Polo Championships Barcelona 2018 were officially presented this afternoon at the National Sports Council (CSD) in Madrid, 53 days before the start of the competition. José Ramón Lete, President of the CSD, took the opportunity to wish the best of luck to both national teams, in a Golden Age of Spanish sports which seems to “never end.” Lete also emphasized the
The Spanish women’s national team, which will travel to Kunshan, China, later this week to take part in the World League Super Final, has just received the competition schedule of the competition, which will be contested by two other European squads (Russia and the Netherlands), as well as Australia, the united states, Canada, Japan and China. Miki Oca’s squad will make its debut on Monday against