FINA Communications Department

Both the men and women's FINA Water Polo World League Intercontinental-Cups [1] are set to kick-off in Perth, Australia, next week from March 26-31, with sixteen (2x eight) teams that will battle it out in the pool to hopefully secure a berth to the Super Final, to be held in Belgrade (SRB, men) and Budapest (HUN, women) respectively in June 2019.

The following non-European teams are taking part in the women’s Intercontinental Cup in Perth:

  • GROUP A: New Zealand, USA, China, Japan
  • GROUP B: Canada, South Africa, Kazakhstan, Australia

While the men’s teams taking part in the Perth event are:

  • GROUP A: Canada, Japan, South Africa, Australia
  • GROUP B: Kazakhstan, China, Argentina, New Zealand


Men's tournament schedule

DAY 1 DAY 2
DAY 3
DAY 4
DAY 5
DAY 6
CHN vs ARG
JPN vs RSA
KAZ vs NZL
CAN vs AUS
CAN vs RSA
CHN vs NZL
JPN vs AUS
KAZ vs ARG
CHN vs KAZ
JPN vs CAN
ARG vs NZL
RSA vs AUS
2A vs 3B
3A vs 2B
1A vs 4B
4A vs 1B
LG13 vs LG16
LG14 vs LG15
WG13 vs WG16
WG14 vs WG15
LG17 vs LG18
WG17 vs WG18
LG19 vs LG20
WG19 vs WG20

Women's tournament schedule

DAY 1
DAY 2
DAY 3
DAY 4
DAY 5
DAY 6
RSA vs KAZ
USA vs CHN
CAN vs AUS
NZL vs JPN
NZL vs CHN
RSA vs AUS
USA vs JPN
CAN vs KAZ
RSA vs CAN
USA vs NZL
KAZ vs AUS
CHN vs JPN
2A vs 3B
3A vs 2B
1A vs 4B
4A vs 1B
LG13 vs LG16
LG14 vs LG15
WG13 vs WG16
WG14 vs WG15
LG17 vs LG18
WG17 vs WG18
LG19 vs LG20
WG19 vs WG20

 

The four best teams of each tournament will earn a spot to the Super Final and will face the three best European teams from the FINA /LEN Water Polo World League Europa-Cup Final.

Daily games reports will be published on FINA website [2], while all results and rankings will be accessible on the FINA mobile app or FINA website [3]. Live results are provided by FINA partner Microplus Timing [4].

You can also follow the pool action and watch all the games LIVE streamed or on VoD on FINAtv [5]