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Serbia ends Hungary's streak

Updated: July 29, 2012, 8:44 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- Serbia on Sunday handed Hungary its first loss in men's Olympic water polo in 12 years, beating the three-time defending champion 14-10 and cementing its own status as the gold medal favorite in London.

Andrija Prlainovic scored five times to lead a relentless Serbian attack, while goalkeeper Slobodan Sporo made a string of big saves to deny the Hungarians. Hungary came in on a 17-match Olympic unbeaten streak dating back to Sydney in 2000.

"It was not easy," Serbia's Filip ...

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