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World Championships: Women’s Preliminary Round 3

The last day of women's preliminary rounds have finished. Spain, Italy, United States of America and Russia have advanced to the quarterfinals of the FINA World Championships. In the morning, Spain was the first qualifier, winning its third consecutive match in Group C, downing Cuba 19-6. Beatriz Ortiz top-scored with four goals

World Championships: Women’s Prelims Round 2

Women's prelims continue today. As we have stated before, Korea scored its first goal which was followed by a celebration at the end of the last quarter despite losing to Russia 30-1. Then, Hungary played against Canada. Hungary was leading for three quarters, but by the fourth quarter, Canada caught up

World Championships: Women’s Prelims Day 2: South Korea’s First Ever Goal

South Korea loses to Russia in women's water polo South Korean women's water polo players encourage one another after being creamed 30-1 by Russia in their second group match against. Despite the rout, South Korea scored its precious first goal of the competition. *** As they are the host country, South Korea has

World Championships: Women’s Prelims 2: Hungary Beat Canada in a Nerve Wrecking Match

Attila Bíró's women's team won over Canada with a score of 15-14. Team Hungary will play again with Russia on Thursday at 8:30pm (Korean Standard Time). Photo: István Derencsényi/FINA At first, team Canada was leading. However, then Hungary's two center, Rebecca Parkes scored a goal, and Anikó Gyöngyössy earned a 5-meter penalty,

World Championships – Women’s Preliminary Round 1

EDIT: Original news is now below the star dotted line, and Part 2 is on top. Part 2: The afternoon continued with the water polo preliminary rounds. The first match in the afternoon was between Cuba and Kazakhstan. Both teams played well, Cuba was leading several times, then Kazakhstan equalized, and finished

World Championships: World Record: 64-0

Attila Bíró's team started the World Championships against host South Korea. The Hungarians took the game very seriously as they needed to. Olívia Nagy (WPNews) 64-0.   It would be enough to just mention to score because there is not to much to say about the game. After the match, the Hungarian girls went

World Championships 2019 – Gwangju, South Korea

The FINA World Championships has started! While it's only been three days since the Opening Ceremony, medals in Artistic Swimming (synchronized swimming), Diving, Open Water Swimming were awarded. Congratulations to all medalists! Since the water polo schedule is the longest as there are multiple preliminary rounds, here is a breakdown of who

Australian Line Up for the World Champinships

AUSSIE SHARKS AND STINGERS TEAMS NAMED FOR FINA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS waterpoloaustralia.com The Aussie Sharks and Stingers teams that will compete at the up coming FINA World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea have been announced.  To set the tournament up well the Aussie Sharks will be looking to top their group but will come

The Hungarian Women’s National Team Line Up for Gwangju

At the Diapolo Cup, the girls showed a much better performance compared to a series couple of weeks age. The team that bet the European Champion Netherlands, is now acclimatizing for South Korea: they train every day from 6am this week. Attila Bíró has also chosen the traveling team which will

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