WP World Cup (M), Day 5: It’s Serbia versus Hungary again for a gold medal
Olympic and world champion Hungary will play FINA World League and European champion Serbia for the 2014 FINA Men’s Water Polo World Cup at the Central Swimming Pool in Almaty on Sunday. It will be the third successive major tournament this year the pair will face off for gold.
Hungary repulsed the solid challenge of United States of America 7-5 and Serbia withstood Croatia’s attack for a 7-4 victory in today’s medal semifinals.The big news of the day was Hungarian superstar Denes Varga’s suspension for brutality 2:10 from the end of the match with USA. He will miss the gold-medal final on Sunday.
WP World Cup (M), Day 4: Serbia-Croatia and Hungary-USA semifinal pair-ups
Serbia will clash with Croatia and Hungary will play United States of America in Saturday’s semifinals of the FINA Men’s Water Polo World Cup at the Central Swimming Pool in Almaty following Friday’s quarter-final action.
Serbia was dominant but allowed too many goals against it against Kazakhstan in the feature evening match, before winning 16-10. Head Coach Dejan Savic looked unhappy with his team and dressed them down in the warm-down pool immediately after the match.