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INTERCONTINENTAL ROUND

(May 23 to July 6)

POOL

B

IRI (10)

POL (3)

RUS (2)

USA (5)

POOL

A

AUS (13)

BRA (1)

ITA (4)

SRB (8)

POOL

C

ARG (6)

BUL (9)

CAN (14)

CUB (11)

POOL

D

CZE (26)

FRA (12)

JPN (21)

KOR (16)

POOL

E

BEL (20)

FIN (17)

NED (25)

POR (27)

POOL

F

MNE (86)*

PUR (23)

TUN (15)

TUR (31)

POOL

G

CHN (17)

GRE (56)

MEX (22)

SVK (34)

POOL

H

EGY (19)

KAZ (42)*

ESP (36)

VEN (29)

GROUP 1

GROUP 3

GROUP 2

() Numbers in brackets denotes world ranking - * First time in World League

Overview

GROUP 1

Eight teams in two pools of four

Eight weekends of pool play

Double home and away matches (i.e.

team A hosts team B twice in the same

weekend and then team A visits team

B for another two matches on another

weekend)

Each team plays a total of 12 matches

(six home and six away)

A total of 48 matches played in Group

1 during the Intercontinental Round

GROUP 2

Twelve teams in three pools of four

Eight weekends of pool play

Double home and away matches

Each team plays a total of 12 matches

(six home and six away)

A total of 72 matches played in Group

2 during the Intercontinental Round

GROUP 3

Twelve teams in three pools of four

Two tournament weekends of pool

play with a Round Robin system for

each pool (i.e. two matches a day over

three days)

Two rounds per pool, Four rounds in

total

Each team plays a total of six matches

A total of 24 matches played in Group

3 during the Intercontinental Round

Competition Formula for Intercontinental Round

The Intercontinental Round comprises 32 teams distributed into eight pools of four teams, and split into three

different groups. A total of 144 matches will be played during the Intercontinental Round.

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