Australia and Spain met for a match for third place at the Men's World League Super Finals of 2019. Both teams played well during the Preliminary rounds, and both teams had great expectations. It was hard to determine which team could be better this time.
The first half of the game
Croatia and Spain were the last teams to compete today in Belgrade. Spain finished first in Group A, and Croatia finished second after Serbia in Group B, so this game was expected to be a tough one. Both teams showed a great performance, but now Croatia overcame Spain and proceeded
Spain and Kazakhstan competed as the third group on Day 4 of the Men's World League Super Finals. It is an important event as this is the quarterfinals, and "sudden death" decides which group gets into the Top 4 semifinals.
The first half the game showed a pretty intense match between
Today marks the fourth day of the FINA Men's World League Super Finals tournament. It is no longer possible for the teams to make mistakes; their target should be to win the matches as the following rounds are based on "sudden death." With that being said, if a team loses
Heavy rain continued in Belgrade during the Men's World League Super Finals, so the Canada-Spain match was delayed by 30 minutes starting at 7.45pm.
The first quarter started off with Canada scoring two goals, including a 5-meter penalty. Then, Spain quickly equalized. Even tough the quarter ended with a score of
The Hungary - Spain game brought some unexpected twists and turns, including an unfortunate interruption by a storm and a penalty shootout at the end. When these two teams meet usually it's Hungary that comes out as the winner. Despite the one sided track record, Spain actually won the last
Japan and Spain played their first group match againts each other. Spain was the clear favorite of the game but Japan had a thing or two to say in that. The teams played a pretty interesting first quarter that was concluded with an equal score of 3-3.
Both energy and luck
The World League Superfinals starts tomorrow and we have one last team to talk about. Spain's water polo squad has been trough some rough times over the last couple of years. The team failed to earn medals lately however 2018 has brought a promising change. Both the European Championship and
After the ladies showed off their talents in last week's Women's World League Super Finals, now it's time for the gentlemen to do the same. The stakes are just as high this time around as the winnier of the tournament will get qualified for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.
The FTC team won 9-7 over Barceloneta, and they are about to play their first Champions League final game their history on Saturday.
After winning the first match against Jug Dubrovnik 10-9 on Thursday, playing with Barceloneta was a defining moment whether or not they get into the Finals.