City pool Štrand in Sombor was last night a place where the best teams from Vojvodina
gathered together and competed for the two tickets that leaded into the national final of City
Games. There were 6 teams fighting for the best positions – Subotica, Odžaci, Sombor, Ruma,
Inđija and Kikinda. They all gave their maximum and the fight was very tight until the final
There were 6 different games to play and the teams showed great amount of sports skills and
desire for the win. Spectators were cheering for their favorites and some of them even made
up special team anthems for this occasion. Positive vibrations were spreading around the pool
and we even noticed that teams started to encourage other competitors.
Kikinda took a lead after first game flying water polo and remain there until the end. Great
fight for the second place cleared up in the last game paddle and the silver medal took
Subotica. Home team Sombor came third, while Ruma, Inđija and Odžaci came from fourth to
“This year we decided to represent Serbia in international final. So far we are on the half way
there and we are ready for Zlatibor. We hope to stay in a shape and to bring to Kikinda one
more gold medal,” said the captain of Kikinda.
The captain of second-placed team Subotica was also very happy: “We are just so excited that
we managed to bring our city into the final. We will give our best in Zlatibor and we hope for
the best result.”
The proof of the unbelievable atmosphere in Sombor was also the fact that after the victory
ceremony all of the teams jumped into the water and together celebrated the conclusion of the
first semi-finals night.
City Games will continue to search the best Serbian teams already today in Valjevo in the
pool Petnica, where qualification will start at 7.30 p.m.