Romania’s national water polo team was defeated by Serbia on Wednesday at the World Championship in Shanghai, score 12-5 (3-1, 3-1, 3-1, 3-2), Mediafax informs. This was Romania’s second Group B game. Romania previously lost to Australia (8-9). The players coached by Kovacs Istvan made significant efforts to keep up with powerful world title holder Serbia, but the difference in value and Romania’s shaky game in the first two quarters were decisive. This was Serbia’s second victory in Group B, a group it tops with 4 points. Romania is 3rd with 0 points.