World champions Netherlands down Hungary to march into quarterfinals

Netherlands, Greece, Italy and Spain all booked quarterfinal spots after a second day of spectacular action in Eindhoven, as Hungary suffered a second successive defeat that condemned them to Monday’s crossover round. Group A: Greece 25-8 Croatia, Netherlands 14-11 HungaryGroup B: Italy 12-6 France, Spain 22-7 Israel  The stands were rocking and the noise deafening […]

Great Britain, Czechia, Serbia and Germany book tickets to crossovers

After another morning session packed with thrilling water polo action, four teams – Great Britain, Czechia, Serbia and Germany – confirmed their place in Monday’s crossover round by making it two wins from two, but who finishes top of Group C and Group D will be decided in a series of sensational showdowns on Sunday. […]

Greece, Spain, Netherlands and Italy triumph on day one

Greece were the big winners in the opening round of preliminary games in Eindhoven as they edged past medal rivals Hungary in the game of the day, while there were dominant wins for Italy, defending champions Spain, and the hosts Netherlands, who were cheered on by just over 2,300 loud and passionate fans. Group A: […]

Wins for Great Britain, Germany, Serbia and Czechia on opening day 

After all the close and exciting drama in Croatia on Thursday, it was Eindhoven’s turn on Friday, and the morning session didn’t disappoint as a series of entertaining encounters saw Czechia, Serbia, Great Britain and Germany emerge with victories.  Group C: Romania 12-13 Czechia, Serbia 13-6 Türkiye  Group D: Slovakia 7-12 Great Britain, Germany 29-9 […]

Eindhoven all set to host a thrilling tournament

Eindhoven is ready to put on a spectacular show of water polo – that was the overriding message from today\’s opening press conference for the 2024 European Championships. European Aquatics Vice President Kyriakos Giannopoulos addressed members of the accredited media on Thursday afternoon to officially welcome all the players, coaches and fans to the city. […]

Five of the world’s greatest water polo players ready to light up Eindhoven

As the continent’s greatest players start to arrive in the Netherlands for the 2024 European Championships, we take a look at five stars to watch out for in Eindhoven when the highly-anticipated tournament starts on 5th January. Sabrina van der Sloot (Netherlands) With a player of Sabrina van der Sloot’s attacking talent among their ranks, […]

Women’s squads for the 2024 European Water Polo Championships

The 2024 women’s European Water Polo Championships begins on Friday 5th January in Eindhoven, with a total of 16 teams competing to be crowned the continent’s best. For the first time in the tournament’s history, the top eight-ranked sides will compete in Group A and B (Division 1), while the next eight teams will be […]

Spain targeting third consecutive European gold

In recent years, Spain have built a winning mentality and a rich tradition of success. Since 2012, they have finished on the podium at four European Water Polo Championships, including winning gold at the previous two editions. At the 2024 tournament in Eindhoven, Spain will have the chance to become the fourth women’s team – […]

European Water Polo Championships to be streamed live by Eurovision Sport

Eurovision Sport’s website and app will live stream every game of the European Water Polo Championships in January. Fans can follow all the thrilling action from the men’s tournament in Zagreb and Dubrovnik, and the women’s tournament in Eindhoven. With both competitions streamed live by Eurovision Sport, water polo fans from all across the world […]

World champions ready to put on a show in Eindhoven

The very best women’s water polo teams and players from across the continent will meet in Eindhoven next month to compete at the 2024 European Championships from 5th-13th January.Excitement levels are building and tickets are selling fast, with some sessions close to selling out – especially for the knockout stages – and additional seating areas […]