Water Polo Australia can confirm that Steve Blunt has recently resigned as a director of the Water Polo Australia Board.
Having served on the WPA Board for the past three years and prior to that five years as a member of the Water Polo Victoria Board, Steve has contributed significantly to
With less than a year to go to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, the Aussie Stingers are relocating to Canberra for a three-month training camp at the AIS.
This is an important step on the journey to Tokyo for the 18 selected athletes and it’s hoped the camp will give players
The FINA Women's Junior Water Polo Championships 2019 will be held in Funchal, Portugal between 9-15 September.
Diapolo Cup 2019 (Photo: Olívia Nagy/WPNews)
The groupings are the following:
In an exciting addition to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games build up, Water Polo Australia today announced the Aussie Sharks and Aussie Stingers will host the USA water polo teams in Brisbane next January.
The three test match series will be held as part of the Australian Youth Water Polo Championships
The first match of the day was conducted between Germany and Greece for 7th place. During the first quarter, Germany took the lead with 2-1. Then the second quarter was in favor of Greece, and by the third quarter they were leading. Greece kept scoring goals while Germany was a bit unlucky
The first match today started at 2pm for 7th place. The Dutch team met with Greece. The Netherlands won over Greece with a final score of 9-11. The Netherlands placed 7th, and the Greece placed 8th at the 2019 World Championships.
The next placement match was between Russia and Italy where
Today has started with Japan and South Africa playing for 11th place. Though the match was very intense between the teams, Japan beat South Africa 15-5 (5-1, 4-1, 3-2, 3-1) placing 11th in the match, and South Africa finishing 12th. Japan was very tactical and reacting fast while South Africa
During the first placement match for 13th place, China won over New Zealand 14-12. Both teams played a great game. They were playing very professionally until the very end. This match was the teams' last performance where China finished 11th and New Zealand is 12th at the World Championships.
Hungary won over Australia in the third quarterfinal match today. The game was a battle as both teams played extremely well. Australia started the lead, then Hungary kept equalizing. Then, Hungary scored two goals in a row and started leading in the third quarter for the first time. When Hungary
In the first Preliminary Round II, Australia beat the top-eight nation Montenegro thrillingly by 2 goals, with a final score of 13-11 after penalties. The lead changed twice with Montenegro forcing the shootout, which the Aussie Sharks converted 4-2 to book a clash with Hungary.
Greece was next across the line