the Four countries, Belgium, France, the Netherlands and Slovenia, hosted by the games in Finland were randomly Slovenia Ljubljana players which start a block. Against settling in the race to host slovenia in addition to Belarus, Macedonia, Russia and Turkey.
– Lohkohan is interesting and also interesting. The team were spitting can always say that some are tougher and others not, but it's nice to be with Russia in the same block, head coach Tuomas Sammelvuo said the federal bulletin.
a block of countries, Russia is the world ranking fifth, Finland the 19th. The finns ahead also goes to Slovenia, which is on the 17th. Turkey is ranked 33, Belarus ranked 48 and Macedonia until # 131.
– of Course, the further a place is from this block that the first goal. Now is not worth another thought, Sammelvuo said.
in Each of the four sections of the 16 team knockout round advancing to the four best. The race starts 13. in September, the final will be played in Paris 29. September.