Tue. Nov 30th, 2021

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David Martín’s squad travels to Greece with Barcelona 2018 in mind

Continuing with the demanding training schedule to prepare for the Spanish national team’s upcoming competitions, and most importantly, the 33rd LEN European Water Polo Championships Barcelona 2018, the Spaniards are now preparing for an interesting expedition to Glyfada (Greece), where they will train with the Greek national team next week. The team will fly to the Hellenic Republic on the 26th a

FINA and LEN will gather together in Barcelona to discuss the future of water polo

Coinciding with a series of meetings held by a group water polo of experts, including Lolo Ibern (pictured), in Barcelona, FINA and LEN will gather this afternoon to try to bridge their differences regarding the future of water polo. This comes after several public disagreements over the past few months which have distanced the two organizations. With the support of the international federation an

Hungary bets on its younger player for the clash against Spain

Attila Biro, manager of the Hungarian national team, is betting once again on young players to shape them into the future stars of water polo, just like he did on his first World League match in Alphen aan den Rijn, where the Hungarians lost to the Netherlands (9-8). The only change ahead of tomorrow’s clash against Spain is the reappearance of captain Rita Keszthely, current UVSE Budapest player.

The first ticket buyer is a German fan, former referee and masters’ player

Holger Ringling, a German water polo enthusiast living in Hamburg, has been the first ticket buyer for the 33rd LEN European Water Polo Championships Barcelona 2018. The ticketing campaign was launched yesterday and the results after 24 hours have been surprising, even for the Organizing Committee, that did not expect such a warm welcome. The best example is this fan, a former water polo referee w

The world runner-ups will go back to Budapest with 11 of their 13 medalists

Miki Oca sure know who to trust. After the impressive feat accomplished by the Spanish national team in Budapest 2017, Oca is turning to the 11 of the 13 medalists for one of the major competitions of this season: The World League. On Tuesday, Spain will face Hungary in the city that will forever be part of the country’s water polo history. Anna Gual, who plays in Italy and thus follows a differen

Impressive promotional action in the streets of Barcelona coinciding with the start of the ticket sales campaign

Coinciding with the start of the ticket sales campaign, the slogan Don’t Stop It has once again invaded Barcelona. The promotions department of the 33rd LEN European Water Polo Championships Barcelona 2018 has designed a new stage of the campaign with this message, which was launched several months ago. The goal is to remind every water polo enthusiast that the ball doesn’t stop and that water pol

Tickets for Barcelona 2018 to go on sale tomorrow

Tickets to attend the 33rd LEN European Water Polo Championships Barcelona 2018 will go on sale tomorrow, Thursday. Over 100.000 tickets will be available on the official website of the tournament, www.wp2018bcn.com . Barcelona 2018 will be the major water polo event of the season and will be attended by the best 16 men’s and 12 women’s teams in Europe. Tickets have been set at an affordable price

Serbia, Croatia and Spain take the lead in the World League European groups

After two days of competition, Serbia, Croatia and Spain have taken the lead in their men’s World League groups. Last night in Group C – in which Spain has been drawn – Hungary defeated the Netherlands 6-13 in Alphen aan den Rijn. On January 16 Spain will travel to Budapest to face the Hungarians in what could be a crucial match to qualify for the final. Spain, that defeated the Netherlands in Mál

The Women’s Europa Cup Final to be held in Pontevedra

The Europa Cup, which will be organized by LEN this winter, has seen a last-minute increase in its participant teams, with the addition of Malta in the men’s category and Israel in the women’s. Thus, 14 men’s and 10 women’s teams will take part in what should be one of the top tournaments of the winter season as well as excellent practice ahead of the 33rd LEN European Water Polo Championships Bar

Today’s Croatia-Spain match, the second part of Saturday’s thrilling Jug-Atlètic-Barceloneta

A total of 14 players from Jug Dubrovnik and Atlètic Barceloneta will star this evening in a wild rematch of Staurday’s Champions League match that ended in a 9-9 draw. 14 international water polo players from both countries face a new duel, a crucial part in their training ahead of the 33rd LEN European Water Polo Championships Barcelona 2018. Today’s friendly match will be a great test to measur