SERBIA EDGES CROATIA 12-11 FOR MEN’S WATER POLO SUPER FINAL TITLE

Serbia squeaked past Croatia in the championship match, earning its 10th Super Final title since 2007, and more importantly a ticket to the 2020 Olympics, with a 12-11 win on a penalty shot with 17 seconds to play.

Australia denied Spain a second straight bronze medal with an 11-10 victory, which saw the Spaniards notch the first ever goal by a goalkeeper in an attack. The Aussies instead claimed their first Super FInal medal since back to back bronzes in 2007 and 2008.

Hungary held off Japan for fifth place and Kazakhstan recorded its first win of the week, topping Canada in penalties for seventh.

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