Waterpolosters should protest in after a crucial loss at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS

Waterpolosters should protest in after a crucial loss at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS

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The Dutch waterpolosters have Saturday at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS protest registered against the loss from earlier in the evening against Russia. The team of coach Arno Havenga went in Budapest in the tussenronde with 10-11 the bottom up, and can therefore be a medal forgotten.

Orange is not, however, agree with the course of the contest. At a stand of 8-8 in the third period was a chaotic situation surrounding an alleged request of the Dutch staff for a time-out.

Russia was, after some discussion, the ball and the time-out, and that was, according to the Netherlands incorrect. The team of Havenga wants to be in a state of 8-8 again start the duel with a strafworp. Sunday following the ruling.

The periodestanden in the competition were 2-4, 4-3, 2-3 and 2-1. Orange should have won for a place in the quarter-finals. The losing finalist of the previous world cup plays, if the protest yield nothing, even for the places nine to twelve.

Waterpolosters losses of Russia

The waterpolosters were no match against Russia: 10-11.
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The loss came on a questionable way.
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There was a protest.
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Two years ago, picked up Orange still silver at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS.
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The netherlands was the tussenronde condemned by the Thursday in the group stage lost to the undefeated host country Hungary (8-10).

Previously, with large numbers from France and Japan won. Only the poulewinnaar qualified directly for the quarter-finals.

The netherlands reached at the previous world CHAMPIONSHIPS in 2015 in Kazan, yet surprisingly the final. Therein were the United States 5-4 to strong. Then conquered Orange also silver at the european CHAMPIONSHIPS. Qualification for the Olympic Games of last year, there was, however, not for the team of Havenga.

Olympic bronze

The netherlands came Saturday soon at a lag of 1-4 against Russia, which last year at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro olympic bronze conquered. Even before the end of the first period took Havenga are keepster Debby Willemsz to the side in favor of Laura Aarts.

That change seemed to be well off to pack for the Dutch team, who, after an intermediate 3-7 with five hits in a row for the first time on lead came: 8-7.

Orange was a small margin, however, will not hold, also by Sabrina van der Sloot by a previously sustained injury is not more for goals could provide. Russia took on the cirieuze time at 8-8 again a projection and it was not more.

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