WPWL Women's Super Final, Day 3: USA and Australia remain unbeaten
The USA and Australia remain unbeaten at the FINA Women’s Water Polo League Super Final taking place in Shanghai China since Tuesday June 9.
Defending champion USA stormed the Netherlands 8-3 for their third group match victory, remaining unbeaten together with Australia on the third day of the FINA Women's Water Polo World League Super Final here on Thursday June 11.
Italy will meet the Netherlands, Australia will play Brazil, Russia will challenge the United States and China will face Canada on June 12 for the fourth day of tough competition.
WPWL Women's Super Final, Day 2: Italy wins close duel with Russia
The United States, Italy and Australia continued their winning streak on the second day of the Women's Water Polo World League Super Final in Shanghai (CHN), while the Netherlands found their form against Brazil 13-5.
Four games were disputed this Wednesday June 10 in the Oriental Sport Centre.
Game 5: AUS 11 - CHN 5 / Quarters: 4-1, 2-2, 4-0, 1-2
AUSTRALIA: Yanitsas Lea, Barr Chloe, Bucking Hannah (2), Lincoln-Smith Holly, Bishop Isobel (1), Knox Bronwen (Captain, 1), Gofers Keesja (1), McGhie Giencora, Arancini Zoe, Southern Ashleigh (1), Halligan Bronte (3), Zagame Nicola (2), Wakendfield Kelsey. Head Coach: Greg McFadden.
CHINA: Yang Jun, Tian Jianing, Mei Xiaohan, Xiong Dunhan, Niu Guannan (1), Sun Yating (Captain, 1), Song Donglun, Zhang Cong, Zhao Zihan (2), Zhang Weiwei, Wang Xinyan, Zhang Jing (1), Peng Lin. Head Coach Ricardo Azevedo.
WPWL Women's Super Final, Day 1: Canada starts with difficult win against the Netherlands
With the top eight teams from the world, the FINA Women's Water Polo World League Super Final 2015 kicked off on June 9 at the Oriental Sports Center, venue of the 2011 FINA World Championships, in Shanghai.
According to FINA rules, Australia, Brazil, Canada, the Netherlands, Italy, Russia, the United States and hosts China qualified for the Super Final out of 16 teams in the World League in 2015.
On Day 1, Canada set the thrilling tone of the FINA Women's Water Polo World League Super Final 2015 with the opening games by edging the Netherlands 15-14 through penalty shootout.
DWS, Merida, Day 3: China ends with eleven medals in Merida
The platform events closed the last of the six stages of the FINA/NVC Diving World Series 2015 in Merida (MEX).
With the stands packed for the three-day competition at the Sports Center Kukulcan, 60 athletes, including 20 World and Olympic medallists showed expertise in a very high technical level.
China was the great winner in Merida with 11 medals in total (7 gold, 3 silver and 1 bronze).
On Day 3, the 10m women's platform was disputed and the FINA World Champion 2013 (Barcelona) Si Suk (CHN) won due to her consistency in her excellent sequences of dives. She won the event with 392.50 points.
DWS, Merida, Day 2: Double gold and silver to China and Mexico for the last stage
The second day of the FINA / NVC Diving World Series 2015 was highlighted by the 3m springboard events this Saturday May 30.
Mexico and China took gold and double silver in the individual events. China has now seven medals in Merida (4 gold, 2 silvers and 1 bronze) and Mexico pocketed four so far (2 gold and 2 silvers). Canada won its first medal in the mixed 3m synchro.
Following the high technical level of the competition in the pool of the Kukulcan Sports Center, China’s Zi He took gold with 380.55 points and the silver medal went to Wang Han (363.80). The bronze went to Australian Maddison Keekey (360.50).
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