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12/03/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 12/03/2018 08:19

PR 101 - WPWL 209: Russia beats Greece in Patras

FINA Communications Department

The Russians defeated the Greeks 11-10 on Saturday December 1 in Patras (GRE) on the occasion of the third Game Day of the FINA's Women Water Polo World Leagues European preliminaries.

Following this tight game, 3-5; 4-2; 3-2; 1-1, Russia jumps to the top of Group A with 6 points (2 wins). Greece takes the second position with 3 points (1 win and 1 loss).

Three more games are to be played on Tuesday December 4: Israel will play Russia, Italy and Hungary will meet in Verona (ITA) and France and the Netherlands will play in Chalons-en-Champagne (FRA).

Provisional ranking
GROUP A: 1. Russia 6pts ; 2. Greece 3pts ; 3. Spain 3pts ; 4. Israel 0
GROUP B: 1. Hungary 3pts; 2. Italy 3pts; 3. Netherlands 0; 4. France 0

SCHEDULE of the Game Days available here

The Men's World League European preliminaries resumes on December 11.

You can follow the pool action and watch most games LIVE streamed or VOD on FINAtv.