Pararoos to play Ukraine, Spain & Argentina at 2019 IFCPF World Championship

The draw for the 2019 IFCPF World Championship in Seville, Spain was conducted on Friday with the Pararoos pooled in Group C alongside hosts Spain, defending Champions Ukraine, and one of South America’s representatives, Argentina.

Australia, who are currently ranked 10th in the world, were drawn in a challenging section with Ukraine currently ranked first in in the globe, Argentina fifth, while Spain are 16th. 

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The 2019 IFCPF World Championship will be held in Seville, Spain between 4 July and 20 July 2019. 

The match schedule is yet to be released by IFCPF. 

Australia qualified for the 2019 IFCPF World Championship after finishing second at the 2018 IFCPF Asia-Oceania Championship held in IR Iran in November. 

In the unique destination of Kish Island, IR Iran, Australia secured solid victories against Korea Republic, Thailand, and Jordan to book their spot in Spain.

A last match loss to IR Iran ensured Australia finished as silver medallists. 

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