With the draws having been made for the 2015 IFCPF World Championships earlier today in St Georges Park, England, Canada has been put into Group D alongside the Netherlands, Argentina and Northern Ireland. The championships are scheduled to get underway on June 13 and run until June 28 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. For the draw, Canada was put in Pot 3 with the United States, Australia and hosts England.
With the most recent world rankings published by the CPISRA in November 2014, Canada was ranked eleventh while the Netherlands was ranked fourth, Argentina was ranked sixth and Northern Ireland was ranked thirteenth.
Canada and Argentina both competed at last year’s Americas Cup, with Argentina finishing second behind Brazil, and Canada finishing fourth ahead of Venzeula and Mexico.
The Netherlands finished fifth at the 2012 Summer Paralympics after being Argentina 3 – 0 in the placement match.