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FINA Men’s World League: USA shock Italy to Set Up Montenegro Final

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The USA has pulled off a huge shock this evening in the FINA World League by defeating favourites, Italy 10-8 (4-4, 2-3, 3-0, 1-1). The game was a thriller from start to end, with Italy spending most of the third quarter down to six players due to Matteo Aicardi’s red card. It certainly changed the …

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FINA Men’s World League: Montenegro Book Their Place In World League Final

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A third-quarter capitulation from Greece meant that Montenegro will progress to the World League Semi-Final, after beating them 8-4 (2-2, 0-1, 4-0, 2-1) Theodoros Vlachos will be pulling his hair out over the way Greece came completely unstuck in the third quarter against Montenegro after being the better side for the first half of the …

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FINA Men’s World League: A Preview of Two Tasty Semi-Finals

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Water Polo fans around the world have a real treat in store this evening as we will see two very competitive Semi-Finals in Tbilisi, Georgia. The first Semi-Final is the mouth-watering spectacle between local rivals Greece and Montenegro, whilst the second will see Italy play the only non-European team in the final four, USA. Montenegro …

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FINA Men’s World League: Quarter-Finals Determined As Group Stage Ends

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Win’s for Greece, USA, Montenegro and Italy in the final round of group-stage matches moves the World League Super Finals into the business end of the tournament. Greece, who beat Kazakhstan 14-9 today thanks to three goals apiece from Ioannis Fountoulis and Georgios Dervisis, will perhaps have the toughest test for the best seeded teams …

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FINA Men’s World League: Italy Beat Greece, whilst Montenegro and France Record Wins

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Italy had too much quality for Greece as they beat them 11-8 in Tbilisi (1-1, 4-3, 4-3, 2-1) Italy showed why they are fancied as one of the best team’s in the world by beating Greece by three goals this afternoon. Whilst Greece played well in parts, a lack of guile in front of goal, …

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FINA Men’s World League Super Final: France Unlucky In Defeat To Greece

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France will perhaps feel cheated as they lost narrowly against Greece in their first game of the FINA World League Finals, in a game in which they were superb Greece 10-8 France (2-2, 3-1, 2-3, 3-2) If the Japan vs Georgia game was a cracker, the third game of the day between Greece and France …

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FINA World League Super Final: Georgia Win Thrilling Contest With Japan

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Host’s Georgia have won their opening fixture against Japan in an enthralling encounter that was separated by only one goal. Japan 12-13 Georgia (3-3, 2-4, 6-5, 1-1) There was much excitement for host nation Georgia, as they opened their tournament against Yoji Omoto’s ever-entertaining Japan. The game was tight from start to finish, with plenty …

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FINA Women’s World League Final: USA win World League after beating Hungary in final.

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The USA were made to work for their 14th World League title after beating Hungary in a tense final. The USA have beaten Hungary 14-8 (4-2, 2-1, 3-4, 5-1) to lift their seventh consecutive World League title. Being pushed all the way to the last quarter by a spirited Hungarian side, three goals in ninety …

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