PR 24 - Third edition kicks off in Dammam (KSA)

2011

Third edition kicks off in Dammam (KSA)
Lausanne (SUI), April 20, 2011 – Dammam, Saudi Arabia, will welcome the water polo community from April 23-29, 2011 for the third edition of the FINA Men’s Water Polo Development Trophy.
This newly-launched event, whose main objective is to develop and promote the sport on a global scale, invites every two years 12 water polo squads from Asia, the Americas and Africa to compete on the international stage.
The teams confirmed for the 2011 edition are: Algeria, Chile, Iran, Kuwait, Morocco, Netherlands Antilles, Peru, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Trinidad & Tobago, Tunisia.
The Kuwait Swimming Association hosted the first two editions in Kuwait City in May 2007 and April 2009. Colombia and Kuwait won the Trophy in 2007 and 2009, respectively.

Lausanne (SUI), April 20, 2011 – Dammam, Saudi Arabia, will welcome the water polo community from April 23-29, 2011 for the third edition of the FINA Men’s Water Polo Development Trophy. 

This newly-launched event, whose main objective is to develop and promote the sport on a global scale, invites every two years 12 water polo squads from Asia, the Americas and Africa to compete on the international stage.  

The teams confirmed for the 2011 edition are: Algeria, Chile, Iran, Kuwait, Morocco, Netherlands Antilles, Peru, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Trinidad & Tobago, Tunisia.

The Kuwait Swimming Association hosted the first two editions in Kuwait City in May 2007 and April 2009. Colombia and Kuwait won the Trophy in 2007 and 2009, respectively.