Making waves before the Games begin

Australia goalkeeper James Stanton is unable to get his hand to this shot in a water polo friendly against Greece at the OCBC Aquatic Centre yesterday. Greece, bronze medallists at last year's Fina World Championships in Russia, won the game 6-4. The
PHOTO: ALFIE LEE/ SINGAPORE SWIMMING ASSOCIATION

Australia goalkeeper James Stanton is unable to get his hand to this shot in a water polo friendly against Greece at the OCBC Aquatic Centre yesterday. Greece, bronze medallists at last year's Fina World Championships in Russia, won the game 6-4. The Greeks and Australians, who were eighth in Kazan, were in Singapore to attend a five-day training camp in preparation for both the Fina World League Super Final and Olympics. During their stay, they also took time to train and play with the Singapore squad.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on June 19, 2016, with the headline 'Making waves before the Games begin'. Print Edition | Subscribe