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Hungary and Italy through to quarters

Almaty, August 7.— Hungary and Italy won their respective groups and join Serbia as definite quarterfinalists from fourth-day competition at the FINA Junior Men’s World Water Polo Championships.In Group A, Croatia defeated Egypt 19-3 for its second win.

In Group B, Greece had the better of Japan 17-15 and Hungary beat Netherlands 18-8.

In Group C, Australia finished second in the group with a 15-5 advantage over Iran.

In Group D, Italy beat Uzbekistan 17-6 and in the final match of the day, Kazakhstan gained its first win — 16-13 over Canada.

Points after day four:


Group A: Croatia 4, Montenegro 4, Egypt 2, South Africa 0.

Group B: Hungary 8, Netherlands 4, Greece 4, Japan 0, China 0.

Group C: Serbia 6, Australia 4, Mexico 0, Iran 0.

Group D: Italy 8, Spain 4, Kazakhstan 2, Canada 2, Uzbekistan 0.


World Men's Junior Championships
Almaty (KAZ)

Monday 07-09:

Match 25: 18:20, Group D, CANADA 13 KAZAKHSTAN 16
Quarters: 2-6, 6-2, 1-5, 4-3

Referees: Radu Matache (ROU), Haldun Toygarli (TUR).

Extra Man: CAN: 8/10. KAZ: 6/12.

Pens: KAZ: 1/1.

Teams:
CANADA: Samuel Reiber, Giordano Marconuto, Maxime Schapowal, Gaelan Patterson (4), Matthew Halajian (2), Julien Allard (1), Paule Kotarac (1), Sean Spooner (1), Jeremie Blanchard, Aria Suleimanipak (3), Benjamin Bolduc. Head Coach: Nikola Maric.

KAZAKHSTAN: Aleksandr Lopatkin, Stanislav Shedov (4), Ruslan Akhmetov (2), Sultan, Shonzhigitov, Miras Aubakirov (1), Sergey Bogomolov, Maxim Zhardan (6), Egor Berbelyuk, Altay Altayev (2), Yulian Verdesh (1), Valeriy Shlemov. Head Coach: Nemanja Knezevic.

Match 31: 17:00, Group C, IRAN 5 AUSTRALIA 15
Quarters: 1-4, 1-5, 1-4, 2-2

Referees: Viktor Salnichenko (KAZ), Daniel Daners (URU).

Extra Man: IRI: 2/5. AUS: 7/9.

Pens: IRI: 1/1.

Teams:
IRAN: Hamed Karimi, Masoud Ahmadi, Mehdi Yazdankhah, Arshia Almasi (1), Amirhossein Keihany, Peiman Asadiaghajari, Mohammadmahdi Heydari (1), Hamidreza Moghaddam, Soheil Rostamian (1), Aminghavidel Hajiagha (2), Shayan Ghasemidaryan. Head Coach: Vahid Rezaeiashtiyani.

AUSTRALIA: Anthony Hrysanthos, Nicholas Brooks (3), Angus Lambie (1), Christopher Perrott (1), William Armstrong (1), Jordan Kremers-Taylor (2), William Mackay (2), Leo Hurley, Andrew Ford (5), James Smith, Sam Cocokios. Head Coach: Slobodan Macic.

Match 30: 15:40, Group B, NETHERLANDS 8 HUNGARY 18
Quarters: 3-5, 2-5, 2-6, 1-2

Referees: Ulrich Spiegel (GER), Jaume Teixido (ESP).

Extra Man: NED: 4/11. HUN: 6/10.
Pens: Nil.

Teams:
NETHERLANDS: Milan Koff, Kjeld Veenhuis (1), Guus  van Yperen (1), Sam Burg (), Guus Wolswinkel (), Tarik Scherrenburg (1), Harmen Muller (1), Pascal Janssen (2), Bilal Gbadamassi, Benjamin Hoepelman (2), Brent Hofmeyer. Head Coach: Jacob Spijker.

HUNGARY: Istvan Kardos, Marcell Kolozsi (1), Zoltan Pohl, Tamas Sedlmayer (3), Adam Nagy (2), Balasz Kalanovics, Gergo Zalanki (4), Gergo Kovacs, Krisztian Peter Manhercz (4), Simon Benedek Vogel, Soma Vogel. Head Coach: Gyorgi Horkai.

Match 29: 12:40, Group B, JAPAN 15 GREECE 17
Quarters: 4-6, 4-5, 2-4, 5-2

Referees: Andrej Franulovic (CRO), Ahmed Kotob (EGY).

Extra Man: JPN: 3/10. GRE: 4/7.

Pens: JPN: 1/1. GRE: 1/2.

Teams:
JAPAN: Kazuki Hashimoto, Kenta Araki (5), Mitsuru Takata (3), Shuma Kawamoto, Shotaro Yamada, Daichi Nagano (1), Shu Hamada (4), Seiya Adachi (1), Miki Sato (1), Kohei Inaba, Ryosuke Oshima. Head Coach: Yoshinori Shiota.

GREECE: Emmanouil Zerdevas, Nikolaos Kopeliadis (3), Michail Sartzetakis, Angelos Foskolos (6), Stylianos Argyropoulos-Kanakkis (4), Dmitrios Nicolaidis (3), Panteleimon Kalogerakos, Grigorios Kapetanakis, Christos Papoukas (1), Alexandros Athymaritis, Rafail Forotzidis. Head Coach: Theodoros Chatzitheodorou.

Match 27: 11:20, Group A, CROATIA 19 EGYPT 3
Quarters: 4-1, 5-0, 5-1, 5-1

Referees: Miodrag Stefanovic (SRB), Daniel Vazquez (MEX).

Extra Man: CRO: 7/15. EGY: 0/7.

Pens: Nil

Teams:
CROATIA: Marin Sparada, Loren Fatovic (2), Rino Buric (2), Andro Gagulic (1), Antun Goreta, Andrija Basic (5), Luka Lozina (4), Antonio Buha (2), Ivan Zovic (2), Ivan Zivkovic, Marin Jukic. Head Coach: Miho Bobic.

EGYPT: Omara Osama, Moustafa Essmat (1), Aly Elaassar, Mahmoud Tarek, Ahmed Barakat (2), Abdelrahman Haroun, Ahmed Sherif, Hassan Haroun, Karim Mahmoud, Mahomed Mohsen, Marwan Ayman. Head Coach: Denes Lukacs.

Match 26: 10:00, Group D, UZBEKISTAN 6 ITALY 17
Quarters: 0-3, 1-4, 1-4, 4-6

Referees: Balazs Szekely (HUN), Kunihiro Sato (JPN)

Extra Man: UZB: 3/4. ITA: 4/10.

Pens: UZB: 0/1. ITA: 2/3.

Teams:
UZBEKISTAN: Radion Knabibullaev, Mirjalol Nagmatov, Doniyor Umarov, Artur Kim, Maksim Krakhotin (1), Aleksey Zaytsev (3), Kirill Rustamov (2), Egor Chumachenko, Grorgiy Mamedov, Aleksey Massel, Khayotson Rakhimov. Head Coach: Aleksandr Sokolov.

ITALY: Fabio Viola, Umberto Esposito (2), Edoardo di Somma (1), Antonio Maccioni, Gianluigi Foglio (3), Roberto Ravina (1), Vincenze Dolce (5), Eduardo Campopiano (1), Jacopo Alesiani (2), Alessandro Velotto (1), Gianmarco Nicosia. Head Coach: Ferdinando Pasci.

Thanks to Russel McKinnon.

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