The Qualification Tournament will bring together eight countries to determine which will qualify for the last four positions at the GIO 2018 IWRF World Championship, to be held in Sydney, Australia, from August 5 to 10, 2018.
Teams will be drawn in pairs based on their current IWRF World Ranking: New Zealand (8) and Germany (10); Colombia (15) and Korea (16); and Poland (17) and Ireland (19). Host country Switzerland (14) will select their pool after the first three pairs have been drawn, with Brazil (12) assigned to the other pool.
The draw can be viewed on line at the official event web site at www.wr-qualification2018.com.
The Qualification Tournament will be held in Nottwil from April 2 to 8, 2018.