It’s the 2nd World Cup of Indoor TamBurello and it’s going to be a big one! There will be athletes competing from around the world with 8 nations being represented in the Ladies tournament and 13 nations being represented in the Mens tournament.
The competition is being held in Vilanova i la Geltrú, a city within the Barcelona province, from the 8th until the 10th of December 2017.
The England national squads for Mens and Ladies have been ramping up their training and recently took part in a ‘warm-up’ tournament in Marseille as their last formal competition before the World Cup.
In the Ladies group A we have Italy, Brazil, Germany and Hungary and in group B we have France, Spain, England and Catalonia.
The Mens group A consists of Italy, Catalonia, England, Hungary and Benin, group B consists of Portugal, France, Germany and the Czech Republic and finally group C consists of Spain, Brazil, India and San Marino.
Indoor Tamburello is growing steadily in popularity throughout the world and this tournament will be the first time both India and Benin have competed in a world-wide competition.
Best of luck to all teams participating in the 2nd World Cup of Indoor Tamburello!