Champions League

Champions League – Brescia beats Barceloneta surprisingly easily

2019 Feb 27

The game between Brescia and Barceloneta was thought to be a great battle, but the Italians managed to win pretty easily and they jumped to second place in Group A. There were no thrills in Group B though.   Group A Brescia beat Barceloneta at home and jumped to second place. The Spaniards did not […]

Champions League – Olympiacos dominates Jadran Split in the first half

2019 Feb 27

The 9th round of the LEN Champions League kicked off on Tuesday night when Olympiacos travelled to Split. They showed no mercy and with a perfect 6-0 first half, they basically decided the faith of the game in the first 16 minutes. Jadran had some adjustments in the big break and had a nice third […]

LEN Champions League – Round 9 Preview

2019 Feb 26

Round 9 of the LEN Champions League kicks off today with a game between Jadran Split and Olympiacos and continues on Wednesday with quite a few great games.   Group A The game of the week is obviously going to be the clash between Brescia and Barceloneta. The teams tied in Spain in the first […]

Power ranking – LEN Champions League

2019 Feb 08

After each Champions League round, we show you what happened to each team in our top10 and we recalculate our rankings. 1. Pro Recco (Last edition’s standing: 1) They won twice in the Serie A1 and once against Dynamo in the Champions League. There is still no stopping the Italian powerhouse.  2. Atletic Barceloneta (2.) […]

Champions League – Jug’s winning streak is over!

2019 Feb 07

Title holder Olympiacos managed to stop Jug and stole a point from the group leader. Ferencváros was no match for Brescia this time, while Sport Management lost points in Split.  Group A Brescia – Ferencváros 10-5 (2-1, 0-0, 4-2, 4-2) Two weeks ago the sides tied in the last moment, but Ferencváros was no match for […]

Champions League – Szolnok wins in Zagreb

2019 Feb 05

Szolnok won at home against Mladost two weeks ago and now they have done it again as visitors in the Champions League’s 8th round.  Mladost – Szolnok 8-11 (4-5, 1-3, 2-2, 1-1) The first half offered a lot of turns, but the Hungarian team had the advantage at the first break. They extended their lead to […]

LEN Champions League – Round 8 Preview

2019 Feb 05

Here come the rematches! All the games to be played this week were played two weeks ago, but with the visitor being the home team. So the winner will have to prove it was not a one time thing, while the loser can get a revenge.  Group A The game of the day will take […]

Power ranking: LEN Champions League

2019 Jan 25

After each Champions League round, we show you what happened to each team in our top10 and we recalculate our rankings. 1. Pro Recco (Last edition’s standing: 1) They are still unbeaten in the pool this year, they look unbeatable at the moment. They probably will stay here until the middle of March – when […]

LEN Champions League – Szolnok beats Mladost, tough times for some favourites

2019 Jan 24

Some big favourites had tough times this week and although all won, they had some trouble achieving that. That is not true for group leaders Pro Recco and Jug, who both won convincingly.  Group A Dynamo Moscow – Pro Recco 5-14 (2-3, 2-3, 0-4, 1-4) The first half was really close, the Italians only had a […]

What is in store for the water polo world in 2019?

2019 Jan 23

2018 was awesome – you can check out our “year in review“. But 2019 will be great as well with a lot of excitement and huge water polo events. Here is a quick calendar of the most anticipated events of the water polo year.  Intercontinental Cup (Perth, March 26-31) The best water polo national teams outside […]