In the third match of the group stage of the European championship on water Polo men’s team of Russia under the leadership of Sergei Evstegneeva lost the national team of Romania with a score of 11:10 (3:3, 2:3, 0:2, 5:3).
Earlier, the Russians at the start of the tournament lost to Serbia (9:13), and then beat the Netherlands (15:9). In group b with six points leads the Serbs and the Russians, the Dutch and the Romanians scored three points.
At the same time the Dutch game with the Serbs in stock. Thus, if the Netherlands win or draw, Russia will occupy the fourth place in group and will not be able to participate in the playoffs.
we will Remind, the European championship in water Polo takes place in swimming multifunctional complex “Danube-arena” in Hungarian Budapest. The tournament involved 16 teams divided into four groups. The final will take place on 26 January, the winner will receive a ticket to the Olympic games in 2020.